Bollinger Lockport passes three million hour safety mark

Bollinger Lockport New Construction is the builder of the U.S. Coast Guard Fast Response Cutters (FRC), the newest in the USCG’s fleet of cutters Bollinger Lockport New Construction is the builder of the U.S. Coast Guard Fast Response Cutters (FRC), the newest in the USCG’s fleet of cutters

MAY 1, 2014 — Bollinger Shipyards, Inc. reports that its Bollinger Lockport New Construction facility, Lockport, LA, has worked 3,000,000 man-hours without a lost time accident.

Bollinger says that it strives for zero accidents by building on a philosophy that starts at the top while empowering all employees to demand safe production. Workforce, contractor, and customer safety is priority and an evident core component of facility operations. Through dedication of top management, a proactive workforce, and a comprehensive safety program, Bollinger Shipyards continues to achieve high safety objectives.

Ben Bordelon, Chief Operating Officer of Bollinger Shipyards, Inc. said, "Our management and employees have once again demonstrated their dedication in making our safety program successful. With our continued focus and commitment to ensure everyone at our facilities are safe, Bollinger continues to be one of the safest shipyards in America."