Early in February of 2016, BMWC was awarded the installation of a new dust collector system for Units 17 & 18 at NIPSCO’s Schahfer Generating Station. This new system collects airborne dust as generated by the coal processing operation before it escapes from designated pick up points. From the early stages of the project, a… Continue reading.
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The 2017 summer interns recently gathered in Indianapolis to celebrate and analyze their experience with BMWC. The day began with presentations from each intern, which broke down their basic responsibilities throughout the summer along with their favorite moment, greatest challenge and key learning experiences. With interns at various job sites and offices throughout the country,… Continue reading.
The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC) presented the Thomas J. Reynolds Awards for Excellence in Construction Safety and Health at their conference recently. TAUC awarded BMWC with Excellence in Safety and Health in Category One: Over 1 Million Hours Worked Without a DART Case. The awards were created in 1983 by TAUC’s predecessor organization, the National Erectors… Continue reading.
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.
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.
BMWC Constructors was awarded the prestigious Excellence in Safety Crystal Eagle Award (for the 2nd year in a row) at the annual Metro Indianapolis Coalition for Construction Safety (MICCS) banquet. The annual MICCS award banquet is the largest gathering of construction executives and safety leaders in central Indiana and the Crystal Eagle Award is the highest honor that… Continue reading.
Three of BMWC’s core values are integrity, people and leadership. These values lead us to become partners with United Way to help thousands of people in need. The Lake and Porter County Indiana United Way organizations partnered with U.S. Representative Pete Visclosky to bring a new event to the area called “Canstruction.” BMWC proudly sponsored a team for the event and provided two engineer interns to coach our… Continue reading.
BMWC received several awards at the 2014 MICCS safety awards banquet, including the coveted Crystal Eagle Award. The Excellence in Safety Award is known as the “Crystal Eagle” and is the highest honor that MICCS can bestow upon a company. We have now won the Crystal Eagle four times individually as well as once with our… Continue reading.