LOUISVILLE, KY (June 3, 2019) – Charah® Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: CHRA) (the “Company”), a leading provider of environmental and maintenance services to the power generation industry, announced today that it was recognized by the Coalition for Construction Safety (CCS) during their 26th Anniversary and Awards Celebration on April 25, 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Charah Solutions was one of fourteen companies to receive a Safety Achievement Award. From these recipients, Charah Solutions was one of five companies awarded a Safety Leader Award.
Charah Solutions’ award submission focused on the Company’s proprietary Basin Excavation Strategies Training (BEST), an 8-hour program which trains Charah Solutions employees, customers, and vendors on the processes for safely and successfully managing and conducting operations in ash ponds and impoundments. As part of the program, classroom training is further supported by continuous field training.
“We are honored to receive this important award from the Coalition for Construction Safety in recognition of our commitment to best-in-class safety training,” said Scott Sewell, President and CEO of Charah Solutions. “To achieve our safety goals, we must be aggressive and proactive in our planning, training and implementation, not just for our employees but for our utility customers and vendor teams that work alongside us in basins and impoundments. We take every measure to ensure that we all perform daily at the highest safety standards.”
CCS is dedicated to the elimination of construction and facilities maintenance jobsite injuries and illnesses with the ultimate objective of returning construction and maintenance workers home to their families, friends, and communities free from harm. The CCS Awards Program annually recognizes companies and individuals that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to construction jobsite safety.
About Charah Solutions, Inc.
With 30 years of experience, Charah® Solutions, Inc. is a leading provider of environmental and maintenance services to the power generation industry, with operations in fossil fuel and nuclear power generation sites across the country. Based in Louisville, Kentucky, Charah Solutions assists utilities with all aspects of managing and recycling ash byproducts generated from the combustion of coal in the production of electricity as well as routine power plant maintenance and outage services for the fossil fuel and nuclear power generation industry. The Company also designs and implements solutions for ash pond management and closure, landfill construction, fly ash and slag sales, and structural fill projects. Charah Solutions is the partner of choice for solving customers’ most complex environmental challenges, and as an industry leader in quality, safety, and compliance, the Company is committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions for a cleaner energy future. For more information, please visit www.charah.com.
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