300 Dynalectric Oregon Construction Workers Wear Pink Hard Hats At Job Sites in October
---Creates “Call to Action” During Breast Cancer Awareness Month for EMCOR’s 8th Annual “Protect Yourself. Get Screened Today” Campaign---
PORTLAND, OREGON -- October 26, 2016 –– Dynalectric Oregon proudly announces that 350 of its construction workers at various job sites throughout Oregon are wearing EMCOR Pink Hard Hats in October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, as a "Call to Action" supporting breast cancer screening and awareness as part of EMCOR's 8th Annual "Protect Yourself. Get Screened Today." campaign. Dynalectric Oregon employees will be seen by scores of people as they work at a host of client locations ranging from commercial and healthcare, to high tech facilities.
A market leader in electrical contracting, Dynalectric Oregon is a subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME), a Fortune 500® leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services for a diverse range of businesses.
“This is EMCOR’s 8th consecutive year of spearheading the national Pink Hard Hat initiative. Over the years people have come forward to say they believe this unique way of raising awareness of the importance of breast cancer screening has had a positive impact on their own lives or that of a loved one,” stated Randy Wagner, President & CEO, Dynalectric Oregon. "Many of our employees wear hard hats on a daily basis for personal protection, and we’re proud of their commitment to wear an EMCOR/ Dynalectric Oregon Hard Hat in October to raise awareness for breast cancer, reminding women and men they can help protect themselves by getting screened."
Dynalectric Oregon employees will be joined by thousands of additional EMCOR employees nationally wearing Pink Hard Hats during October at hundreds of work sites, ranging from hospitals to bridges, malls to military bases, and data centers to refineries.
The “multiplier effect” continues as even more people are reached with the “Protect Yourself. Get Screened Today.” message when EMCOR employees take the Pink Hard Hats home each night and they are seen by spouses, daughters, sisters, neighbors, and many others.
Millions more people will be reached nationally by EMCOR’s fleet of 7,000+ service vehicles, including Dynalectric Oregon’s vehicles, which are displaying Pink Hard Hat posters during October with the “Protect Yourself. Get Screened Today.” campaign message.
Visit EMCOR’s Pink Hard Hat site: http://www.emcorgroup.com/pinkhardhat
About Dynalectric Oregon
Founded in 1938, Dynalectric Oregon specializes in a complete package of electrical services, including design-build/assist projects, total electrical, voice-data, fire alarm, security installations, low and high voltage systems, special process control systems transmission, distribution, substation and power generation. The company has extensive experience in all types of commercial and industrial new construction and maintenance services in areas such as, transportation, high voltage electrical, health care, computer chip manufacturing, telecommunication switching sites and the expanding wireless industry. Headquartered in Portland, OR, Dynalectric Oregon is a subsidiary of EMCOR Group, a Fortune 500® company with estimated 2016 revenues of ~$7.4B. EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME) is a leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services. A provider of critical infrastructure systems, EMCOR gives life to new structures and sustains life in existing ones by its planning, installing, operating, maintaining, and protecting the sophisticated and dynamic systems that create facility environments---such as electrical, mechanical, lighting, air conditioning, heating, security, fire protection, and power generation systems---in virtually every sector of the economy and for a diverse range of businesses, organizations and government. EMCOR represents a rare combination of broad reach with local execution, combining the strength of an industry leader with the knowledge and care of 170 locations. The ~33,000 skilled employees of EMCOR have made the company, in the eyes of leading business publications, amongst the “World’s Most Admired” and “Best Managed”. EMCOR’s diversity---in terms of the services it provides, the industries it serves and the geography it spans---has enabled it to create a stable platform for sustained results. The Company’s strong financial position has enabled it to attract and retain among the best local and regional talent, to undertake and complete the most ambitious projects, and to redefine and shape the future of the construction and facilities services industry.
Additional information on EMCOR can be found at http://www.emcorgroup.com/.