SOURCE: Peterson Beckner Industries, Inc.

Peterson Beckner Industries, Inc.

April 21, 2011 06:10 ET

Peterson Beckner Industries Awarded 2011 Construction Safety Excellence Award, First Place Specialty Associate Division

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Apr 21, 2011) - Peterson Beckner Industries, Inc. (PBI) is pleased to announce that on March 23, 2011, the company received the First Place 2011 Construction Safety Excellence Award (CSEA) in its specific category and division at the Willis and Associated General Contractors of America awards ceremony at the AGC's 92nd Annual Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. The company competed for this prestigious national safety award in its Work Hour Division in the Specialty Contractor Category, which includes the entire spectrum of specialty contractors across the nation. Only one First Place award is given each year in each specific category and division.

As a previous First Place CSEA winner in 2004 and 2007, Peterson Beckner is the first specialty contractor in the United States to win three First Place CSEA awards.

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) is the largest and oldest national construction trade association in the United States. AGC represents more than 32,000 firms, including 7,000 of America's leading general contractors and more than 11,000 specialty-contracting firms. More than 13,000 service providers and suppliers are associated with AGC through a nationwide network of chapters. Visit the AGC website at AGC members are "Building Your Quality of Life."

Willis has been the sponsor of the Construction Safety Excellence Awards since 2000.

Peterson Beckner Industries, Inc. (PBI) is a structural and heavy mechanical contractor with offices in Houston and Dallas. We erect structural steel, AQCS (scrubbers, SCRs, FGDs, baghouses), duct, air-cooled condensers, boilers and auxiliary equipment, process equipment, and piping. PBI is headquartered in Houston, Texas, and operates throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. PBI and its predecessors have been in operation since 1936 and have maintained an excellent reputation for quality, timeliness and safety.

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    Homer Peterson