National Safety Council Recognizes AMECO’s Commitment to Workplace Safety

AMECO Achieves 30 Million Work Hours without Occupational Injury or Illness

Monday, April 12, 2010 3:15 pm EDT



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"We are delighted to recognize AMECO’s outstanding achievement"

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The National Safety Council (NSC) has awarded AMECO its Million Work Hours Award at an event held earlier today in AMECO’s Greenville, S.C. office. AMECO has achieved 30 million work hours without a lost workday injury or illness.

“An important part of AMECO's success is effectively operating inside-the-gate at construction sites and operating plants around the world. Our clients expect world-class safety performance as part of our integrated equipment and tool solutions,” said Gary Bernardez, president of AMECO. “This milestone demonstrates our commitment to safety and the importance we place on keeping our employees, customers and suppliers safe.”

“We are delighted to recognize AMECO’s outstanding achievement,” said Janet Froetscher, NSC president and CEO. “Since March 2001, AMECO has operated without a lost workday injury or illness and continues this record today. This remarkable achievement is testament to AMECO’s safety leadership and its employees’ dedication to instill a strong corporate safety culture.”

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AMECO, a unit of Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR), has delivered fully integrated equipment and tool solutions for more than 60 years. The company is focused on three primary businesses: operations fleet services, construction site services and equipment distribution.

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 revenues of $22 billion in 2009. For more information, visit

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AMECO's President Gary Bernardez and safety manager David Taylor accept the Million Work Hours safety award today from Colleen Eubanks, South Carolina's program director for the National Safety Council. (Photo: Business Wire)


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