Jeffrey Ruebesam Joins Fluor to Lead Global Health, Safety & Environmental Function

Monday, December 5, 2011 11:39 am EST

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"The health and safety of our employees always remains our most important core value. I know Jeff will help Fluor maintain and enhance our safety leadership in the engineering & construction industry."

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the company has named Jeffrey Ruebesam as vice president to lead the company’s global Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) function. In this new role, Ruebesam will oversee Fluor’s global HSE activities and lead an organization of 800 HSE professionals on projects, in business groups as well as at the corporate level. Ruebesam will be based in Fluor’s Greenville, SC office and will report to Garry Flowers, senior vice president for HSE, Security & Industrial Relations.

Before joining Fluor, Ruebesam served as the Global Environment, Health & Safety (EHS) Operations Leader for GE Energy. Ruebesam worked for several GE business units in various EHS leadership roles during his 23 years with the company.

“We are excited to have Jeff join the Fluor team and lead our HSE function. He is a well-respected and capable executive from a reputable company that values and shares Fluor’s safety culture,” said Garry Flowers, senior vice president of Fluor Corporation. “The health and safety of our employees always remains our most important core value. I know Jeff will help Fluor maintain and enhance our safety leadership in the engineering & construction industry."

Ruebesam holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Northeastern University.

About Fluor Corporation

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) designs, builds and maintains many of the world's most challenging and complex projects. Through its global network of offices on six continents, the company provides comprehensive capabilities and world-class expertise in the fields of engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations, maintenance and project management. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Fluor is a FORTUNE 200 company and had revenue of $20.8 billion in 2010. For more information visit www.fluor.com.

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