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Riggs Distler Named Finalist for 2023 Ventus Award: HSE Program of the Year

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Posted on October 11, 2023 in News

Riggs Distler, a Centuri company, is thrilled to announce its recognition as a finalist in the 2023 Ventus Awards in the category of HSE (Health, Safety, and Environment) Program of the Year. This prestigious honor highlights Riggs Distler’s exceptional commitment to safety and environmental excellence, specifically for its South Fork Wind Safety Program.

The Ventus Awards, organized by the Business Network for Offshore Wind, represent the pinnacle of recognition within the global offshore wind energy industry. These awards celebrate outstanding individuals, companies, organizations, and initiatives dedicated to advancing offshore wind energy adoption and improving environmental sustainability worldwide.

Riggs Distler’s selection as a finalist in the HSE Program of the Year category underscores the company’s unwavering dedication to health, safety, and environmental standards in the offshore wind sector. The South Fork Wind Safety Program, in particular, has demonstrated Riggs Distler’s commitment to maintaining the highest levels of safety while contributing to the global shift toward renewable energy.

The Ventus Awards aim to highlight those who are making a tangible difference in the world through their exceptional talent, unwavering drive, and steadfast commitment to advancing the offshore wind industry and preserving the environment. These awards are presented in eleven distinct categories, celebrating various aspects and contributions within the offshore wind industry on a global scale.

“We are incredibly honored to be named a finalist for the 2023 Ventus Award in the HSE Program of the Year category,” said Stephen Zemaitatis, Jr., President and CEO of Riggs Distler. “This recognition reaffirms our ongoing dedication to setting the industry standard for safety and environmental stewardship in offshore wind projects. It’s a testament to the hard work and commitment of our entire team.”

Riggs Distler extends its gratitude to the Business Network for Offshore Wind and the Ventus Awards committee for this prestigious recognition. The company remains steadfast in its mission to play a vital role in the global transition to clean energy solutions while prioritizing safety and environmental responsibility.

The winners of the 2023 Ventus Awards will be announced at the Ventus Gala on November 9th in Boston, MA.