The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Alaska District has selected Haskell Corp. in Bellingham as its Contractor of the Year.
Haskell was named during the Army Corps’ 14th annual Celebrate Safety ceremony in March. The Bellingham company was among 10 contractors and two individuals honored for safety performance in 2012 during the event.
The safety-achievement award is for contractors who demonstrated excellence in safety for a project in Alaska during 2012 calendar year. Haskell took the top award for phases one and two of a $53 million design and build project to replace two coal fired boilers and handling systems at Eielson Air Force Base.
The scope of work included the demolition of the existing boilers, installation of new boilers and all auxiliary equipment to support boiler operation, extensions of the plant controls, electrical systems, glycol and steam systems, emission control equipment and new environmental control elements.