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MSB Earns Contractor Safety Excellence Award at Shell NORCO

April 9, 2019

Engineering consultancy’s safety culture commended for 8th consecutive year

NORCO, La.—April 9, 2019—M S Benbow & Associates (MSB) was commended for its commitment to safety by one of the industry’s biggest petrochemical refiners for the 8th-consecutive year, earning the Shell Contractor Safety Excellence Award at the Shell Norco Manufacturing Complex in St. Charles Parish.

The award aims to promote and build a strong safety culture at the facility by recognizing and celebrating great safety performance. The Shell Contractor Safety Award recognizes the outstanding safety engineering and workforce safety performance of the multi-discipline engineering consultancy’s workforce. MSB provides engineering and technical support services at the Shell Norco facility.

“Our role at Shell Norco is to provide technical monitoring and testing necessary to ensure equipment is maintained and procedures are adhered to in the most responsible manner possible,” MSB President Leo L. Holzenthal, Jr., P.E. said. “Maintaining the health, safety and environment for workers and the surrounding community requires a strong commitment to instilling safety into the overall culture of the facility and its employees. This is a pledge we are proud to share with Shell.”

The award recognized MSB employees for their outstanding safety and performance in 2018. MSB is one of more than 50 contractors at Shell Norco.

MSB supports a comprehensive program for promoting safety as one of the company’s core values.

With four locations in Louisiana and Texas and more than 100 associates, MSB delivers integrated, turnkey engineering services for complex engineering projects from California to the Northeastern U.S. MSB engineers are registered in over 30 states and are consistently recognized for technical ability, leadership in industry organizations and regional excellence.

About M S Benbow & Associates

A multi-discipline, integrated engineering consultancy, M S Benbow & Associates is regarded as one of the top professional engineering firms in the region serving some of the most notable refineries, airports, convention centers, campuses, and large public venues in the United States. With professional registrations in over 30 states and offices in Metairie, Mandeville, Houston and Dallas, MSB provides expertise in Electrical Power Systems, Instrumentation & Controls, Telecommunications & Technology, and Drafting & Design with end-to-end project management services. MSB provides a wide range of engineering services including feasibility studies, front-end engineering design, detailed design packages, site acceptance testing, startup/commissioning services and specialty installation services.