Crystal Eagle

BMWC claims coveted Crystal Eagle, is dubbed ‘Safety Leader’ by MICCS

Together with its fellow Central Indiana Alliance (CIA) contractors, BMWC Constructors was granted the Excellence in Safety Crystal Eagle Award. The accolade was presented during the Metro Indianapolis Coalition for Construction Safety’s (MICCS) 23rd Annual Awards Banquet, which took place in the Sagamore Ballroom of the Indiana Convention Center on April 28. The event recognizes… Continue reading.

2016 TRMA

BMWC honored with Meritorious Performance Award

Three Rivers Manufacturers’ Association (TRMA) recognized BMWC Constructors with the Award for Meritorious Performance for High Risk Work during its Annual TRMA Dinner Meeting on April 7. The honor was granted to the company for its adherence to an OSHA Total Recordable Incidence Rate (TRIR) of 0.6 or less while operating at a TRMA facility… Continue reading.

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BMWC Constructors awarded for exemplary safety achievement by NWIBRT

BMWC Constructors was once again presented with the Safety Achievement Award at the region’s annual Construction Awards Banquet, which was held in Merrillville on May 12. The event is organized by the Northwest Indiana Business Roundtable (NWIBRT) in conjunction with the Construction Advancement Foundation (CAF). These organizations serve to recognize local contractors’ exceptional safety and… Continue reading.

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Portland Fabrication Progress

Our Lean 5S Journey

One of our goals this year was to “dramatically improve efficiency and standardization” in our Portland Fabrication shop.  After considering several options, we decided that the best method is to “fully implement Lean 5S”. This is the story of our journey so far: We trained all stakeholders on the Lean 5S method. We scheduled recurring… Continue reading.

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BMWC Constructors named one of America’s Safest Companies

BMWC Constructors has been named one of America’s Safest Companies by EHS Today magazine. The magazine recognized 16 companies for providing a safe working environment for their employees and serving as examples of companies that have achieved world-class safety status. To be considered one of America’s Safest Companies, those selected must demonstrate: support from management… Continue reading.

Gold Award

BMWC awarded highest honor at Zero Injury Safety Awards Gala

The National Maintenance Agreement Policy Committee (NMAPC) Zero Injury Safety Awards (ZISA) Program recognized BMWC Constructors, Inc. with the Gold and Bronze Star Safety Awards, at their 15th annual Zero Injury Safety Awards Gala. These awards are based on consecutive number of hours worked without a recordable incident. The Gold Award is the highest honor… Continue reading.

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BMWC Receives OSHA’s Mobile Workforce VPP Star Status

Over a decade ago, BMWC Constructors became the first construction company in Indiana to receive OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) certification at a fixed facility. VPP approved sites are committed to higher safety standards beyond the requirements of OSHA standards. The average VPP worksite has a lost workday incident rate more than 50% below the… Continue reading.

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Interns Coach Youth in United Way Event

BMWC awarded Structural Ingenuity Award

BMWC sponsored the Cedar Lake Boys & Girls Club team at the United Way Canstruction NWI event, which is a regional event that challenges middle school students to fight hunger by competing to build large structures entirely out of canned food. Students used the S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) academic disciplines to design and… Continue reading.

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BMWC Employees Work Together to Help the Indianapolis and Munster Communities

A guiding principle of BMWC is for our employees to become involved in the communities in which we work and live. Many of our employees participate in various ways by serving on boards of nonprofit agencies, volunteering our time to help out various organizations and participating in fund raising to help with specific causes or… Continue reading.