Anchorage, AK - May 25th, 2016 The Contractor of the Year Award for Safety Performance, sponsored by the Alaska Support Industry Alliance, was created to recognize an oil and gas support company that has demonstrated exemplary commitment to safety. To be considered for this award, a company had to demonstrate the highest safety standards, communication of safety policies and employee training, and have an exemplary record of incident-free days.
The 2016 Contractor of the Year for Safety Performance is PRL Logistics, Inc., also known as PRL. PRL truly exemplifies the highest standard of safety, through exemplary communication, training, and modeling safety to the workforce. PRL employees worked more than 210,000 hours on the Point Thomson project in 2015, including 164 cargo flights, 129 coastal barge voyages and more than 44,000 personnel moved via charter with zero lost time incidents and zero recordable incidents. Personal engagement by PRL senior leadership in articulating, modeling, and recognizing safety standards drives safety as a core value through all level of the organization.