Tube City IMS Corporation Cayce, S.C. Operation Receives Safety Award.PITTSBURGH, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Tube City IMS (1) See IP Multimedia Subsystem.
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Area, 31,055 sq mi (80,432 sq km). Pop. (2000) 4,012,012, a 15. Occupational Safety Council for its outstanding 2006 safety performance.
The Palmetto Safety Award was presented to the site for having the lowest Occupational Safety and Health Administration Recordable Incidence Rate.
"We are honored to receive this prestigious award and we congratulate our Cayce teammates for their commitment, dedication and diligence for outstanding safety performance," said Raymond Kalouche, President and Chief Operating Officer Chief Operating Officer (COO)
The officer of a firm responsible for day-to-day management, usually the president or an executive vice-president. , Tube City IMS, IMS Division. "Protecting the health and safety of our teammates is paramount at the Company, and we will continue to strive to achieve zero incidents at every site."
The safety awards were presented at the April 27, 2007, annual awards banquet of the South Carolina Occupational Safety Council in Myrtle Beach.
It is the second safety award the Cayce operation has received. The site received the National Slag Association 2006 safety award for "Lowest Incident Rate, 51-75 Employees" in late March.
Tube City IMS Corporation, through its Tube City and IMS Divisions, is a leading provider of outsourced steel services, including raw materials purchasing and sales worldwide, scrap management, scrap optimization, and slag processing and metal recovery services to integrated steel mills, mini-mills and foundries. Tube City IMS has operations at 68 plants throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, China and Indonesia. The Company's Tube City Division is headquartered in Glassport, PA, and its IMS Division is headquartered in Horsham, PA.
CONTACT: Jim Leonard of Tube City IMS Corporation, +1-412-267-5226
Web site: http://www.tubecityims.com/