Awards & Community Service
T E C Industrial Receives Governor’s Award of Excellence
Kingsport, TN, November 6, 2018 – Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner, Burns Phillips, announced that T E C Industrial was chosen to receive the Governor’s Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety and Health.
“T E C Industrial has demonstrated a strong commitment to maintaining a safe and healthy workplace,” said TOSHA Administrator, Steve Hawkins, who presented the Governor’s Award of Excellence to the company today at the Tennessee Safety and Health Conference in Nashville. “The evaluation criteria for this award are challenging, and this company has worked extremely hard to meet and exceed the standards the award requires.”
Greg Boehling, President & CEO of T E C Industrial, had this to say upon receiving the award, “We are very proud to receive this esteemed award. The Governor’s Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety is one of the highest honors a company can receive in the State of Tennessee. It is a real testament to our employee’s commitment to working safely, embracing our culture and believing that workplace injuries are all preventable.”
The Governor’s Award of Excellence honors Tennessee employers and employees who meet a required number of hours without workplace injuries serious enough to cause an employee to miss a day of work or restrict normal job activities. The number of hours required is based on the size of the company. T E C Industrial qualified for the Governor’s Award by working more than 1,139,000 hours without a lost time or restricted duty workplace injury or illness.
Kingsport, TN, October 24, 2018 – T E C Industrial Maintenance & Construction, a leader in a full range of industrial construction, maintenance and project services, today announced that it has again this year been named to Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) Top 600 Specialty Contractors listing. This year, T E C Industrial is ranked at #136, up from #200 in 2017. The company has risen steadily since its debut on the list in 2008.
The 2018 publication also marked T E C Industrial’s debut on the Top 50 Firms in Mechanical list. Coming in at #49, the company, formerly known as Tennessee Electric, has long since expanded its capabilities to include additional disciplines of construction, including mechanical. Pipe fabrication and installation, steel erection, equipment setting and ASME Code Work are part of the company’s offerings to customers.
“All of us here at T E C Industrial are incredibly excited that we have, once again, been included on the ENR Top 600 List of Specialty Contractors. Making the list of the Top 50 Firms in Mechanical for the first time is also really gratifying for us as an organization, as it validates our expertise and growth in these disciplines!”, stated Lori Jones, Director of Business Development. “T E C Industrial’s continued growth is a direct result of our commitment to safety, integrity and performance and the value our customers receive by partnering to ensure the best possible outcome for their projects. We strive to not only understand their project requirements, but also their overall business goals and work together to achieve the mission. This commitment builds trust, drives overall project success, and leads to future opportunities to perform work for our customers.”
Engineering News-Record provides the engineering and construction news, analysis, commentary and data that construction industry professionals need to do their jobs more effectively. ENR reports on the top design firms, both architects and engineers, and the top construction companies as well as projects in the United States and around the world. The Top 600 Specialty Contractors listing is based on revenue generated from projects during the preceding calendar year. For more information, please visit www.enr.com/toplists
The Tennessee Center for Performance Excellence Award program, which bestows the Tennessee Quality Commitment Award, is open to companies and non-profit organizations throughout Tennessee (some out-of-state organizations are also eligible). The competing organizations are evaluated on the Baldridge National Quality program-based Criteria for Performance Excellence. Nearly 1000 companies enter the program each year. T E C Industrial is honored to have received this award and we work to maintain that level of excellence every day.
T E C Industrial is a proud supporter of the United Way and its member agencies. As part of our culture of supporting the communities we live and work in, T E C Industrial and our many employees support the United Way through monetary gifts and donation of time to serve various agencies.