WASHINGTON, D.C., October 27, 2016 – Gallagher-Kaiser (GK) and Universal Piping Industries (UPI) both accepted Zero Injury Safety Awards from the National Maintenance Agreements Policy Committee for the GM Flint project. The awards were presented at the 16th annual NMAPC Zero Injury Safety Awards Gala in Washington, D.C. on October 27, 2016.
Gallagher-Kaiser with Local Union No.7 and Universal Piping Industries with Local Union No.370 earned the Zero Recordable Injury Certificate of Merit. To be eligible, the project must have amassed a minimum of 500,000 hours with zero OSHA recordable injuries throughout the project. The individual contractors must have worked 50,000 – 199,999 hours without a recordable injury. UPI celebrated 101,242 work hours alongside GK with 142,843 work hours.
Congratulations to the entire Flint team for this prestigious honor and thank you for making safety a top priority from start to finish.
Gallagher-Kaiser Corporation. Founded in 1952, Gallagher-Kaiser Corporation (GK) is a privately owned, Michigan based turn-key supplier of paint finishing systems, commercial HVAC and mechanical automotive systems. GK has grown to become the world’s top paint finishing supplier. Universal Piping Industries (UPI) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Gallagher-Kaiser. More information on GK and its subsidiary can be found at www.gkcorp.com.
Fundada en 1952, Gallagher-Kaiser Corporation (GK) es un proveedor de sistemas de acabado de pintura, sistemas comerciales de HVAC y sistemas automotrices mecánicos de propiedad privada con sede en Michigan. GK ha crecido hasta convertirse en el principal proveedor mundial de acabado de pintura. Universal Piping Industries (UPI) es una subsidiaria de propiedad total de Gallagher-Kaiser. Puede encontrar más información sobre GK y su subsidiaria en www.gkcorp.com.
Universal Piping Industries. Universal Piping Industries is subsidiary of Gallagher-Kaiser Corporation and a leader in the design, fabrication and installation of industrial process systems and HVAC systems for industrial/commercial buildings. More information can be found at www.universalpiping.com
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Taylor L. Andress