National Steel City Wins Southern Company's Coveted Triangle Safety Award for Outstanding Safety Construction Performance in 2013

Award presented to select few contractors who achieve exceptionally high thresholds of safety performance.

Southern Company's Paula Marino and Ashley Baker join NSC's Donnie Hill (front left) and Craig Martin (front right) at Southern's Contractor Triangle Safety Appreciation Dinner, Feb. 27, in Birmingham.

Plymouth, Mich., March 26, 2014 – National Steel City (NSC), one of the nation’s leading steel construction and erection companies, today announced it has been awarded the coveted Triangle Safety Award for outstanding safety construction performance on Southern Company projects in 2013.

The Triangle Safety Award is bestowed annually by Southern Company and recognizes select contractors who achieve high thresholds of safety construction performance.

Contractors must meet the following award criteria:

  • performed at least 100,000 work hours during the year across all Southern Company sites;
  • sustained no lost time injuries; and
  • caused no interruption of Southern Company production and operations as a result of their work.
“We are grateful and honored to receive the Triangle Safety Award and offer our sincerest thanks to Southern Company for the esteemed recognition,” said NSC Chief Executive Officer Bob Dunn. “Safety at NSC has never been about slogans or mantras, but a core company value practiced by all employees on every project and driven from the top down.”

In 2011, NSC was recognized by Southern Company as ‘one of the most productive mechanical contractors ever measured’ and a ‘textbook example’ of high productivity during installation of a heat recovery system generator and corresponding heavy haul at Plant McDonough’s Unit No. 6.

NSC holds the ASME “RU and S” code stamps and is a AISC Certified Advanced Steel Erector. The company specializes in the installation of HRSGs, Air Cooled Condensers, Turbine Buildings, Air Pollution Control Systems and power blocks as well as retrofit or modification of the same. NSC has conducted business in more than 30 states nationwide, developing a solid reputation through the safe execution of innovative steel erection solutions.

About National Steel City LLC

Building on marquee experience in more than 30 states nationwide, Plymouth, Mich.-based National Steel City (NSC) is one of the nation’s leading steel construction and erection companies. NSC has consistently ranked among Engineering News Record’s top structural steel erection companies. In addition, NSC also specializes in providing construction services for the Electric Utility Industry on major, complex, fast-track projects that have included the turnkey installation of Air Quality Control Systems and Air Cooled Condensers (ACCs), the wholesale renovation of existing plants and the construction of new Single Cycle and Combined Cycle power generating units. NSC has a long and successful history constructing airport hangers and terminals, aircraft assembly plants, sports arenas and stadiums, automotive manufacturing plants, convention centers and steel mills.

For more information visit, follow on Twitter @nationalsteel, or call 1-800-ERECTOR.


Media Contact:
Jim Engineer
e-Rainmaker PR for National Steel City
Mobile: 630.728.1387


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