HOUSTON, TEXAS (July 29, 2010)— Houston-based Cherry Demolition, Inc., specialists in industrial demolition, dismantling and asset recovery, recently won a national, platinum level STEP (Safety Training Evaluation Process) safety award from the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) organization.
Cherry Demolition, Inc, part of the Cherry organization, was honored for the effectiveness of its overall safety program. ABC represents all specialties within the U.S. construction industry and is comprised primarily of firms that work in industrial and commercial sectors. The organization’s goal is to help its member companies continuously advance safety and training efforts to achieve a zero-incident workplace.
“We are quite pleased to be recognized with one of the highest safety awards given by ABC,” said Jay Marak, safety director for Cherry. “We take safety very seriously at Cherry. We are proud of our safety accomplishments, but we always strive for further improvement.”
Cherry, based in Houston, Texas, was founded in 1952 and has grown to meet and exceed the changing demands of customers, communities and governing bodies. The company’s complete cycle of capabilities includes: safety-first demolition contracting for an industrial site, office building, or home; cost-effective removal of road and highway materials; superior resources for stabilized materials; and professional recycling of demolition and other industrial waste. For more information, see www.cherrycompanies.com.