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Porvair Filtration Group Inc., recognized by Bechtel

27 Apr 2016

Company Honored for its Commitment to Excellence and Quality

 Reston, Virginia — Porvair Filtration Group was recognized for outstanding work on projects by Bechtel's Nuclear, Security & Environmental global business unit at the Bechtel Supply Chain Recognition awards. The awards recognize subcontractors and suppliers who supported Bechtel‘s work in nuclear power, environmental clean-up, defense, and nuclear security and operations projects during 2015.

“The support of our subcontractors, suppliers, and vendors is critical to the work we do. They are an essential part of our team and perform difficult work in challenging environments,” said Barbara Rusinko, president of Bechtel's government services company. “These awards recognize those who met our high standards for quality and who went above and beyond for mission delivery.”

“Porvair Filtration Group is delighted to be recognized with this award, for its contribution to the WTP project and its goal to immobilize radioactive waste in a safe, efficient and environmentally friendly way.  Our innovative radial flow HEPA filters have been proven to withstand demanding and aggressive conditions and permit the clean, safe release of off-gases from the WTP process to the environment”, said Porvair's US VP of Sales and Marketing, Trevor Waghorn.

Porvair Filtration Group has over 35 years' experience in supplying high quality filtration solutions to the nuclear industries of the UK, Europe, the USA, China and Australia. Working across the field, designing and supplying filtration and other equipment,  it offers solutions to the power generation, fuel production, reprocessing, decontamination and decommissioning and waste packaging sectors. As an engineering company in the filtration industry, Porvair is able to take an initial discussion to a fully optimised solution, meeting material, code and technical requirements and providing a total solution to a specific problem.

Companies were evaluated by Bechtel on multiple factors. They include: overall performance; the ability to deliver quality services/supplies on time; the ability to work collaboratively to meet milestones; and meeting or exceeding project expectations in aspects of safety, construction performance, technical expertise, and environmental compliance. Nominations were reviewed and approved by Bechtel procurement and project managers. Final recommendations were approved by senior leadership.

About Porvair Filtration Group Inc.:

Porvair Filtration Group Inc. is an international leader in the development and supply of high performance, innovative materials and solutions for applications in filtration and separation.

Porvair manufactures in both the UK and USA and has an extensive network of sales offices and distribution channels throughout the world. Its expertise in a wide range of media and the dedication of its design, manufacturing, sales, test and research teams ensure it is at the forefront of filtration technology. For over 50 years Porvair has delivered world class performance to the most demanding of environments, including Aerospace and Defence, Nuclear, Energy, Chemical Process, Industrial Process, Water Treatment and Life Sciences markets.

  About Bechtel:

 Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we've completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

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