Primesouth Plant Earns Star Designation
Mary Green Brush
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COLUMBIA, S.C., October 25, 2006 - The Brooklyn Navy Yard cogeneration facility, operated by Primesouth’s Palmark subsidiary, was honored for its outstanding health and safety programs at a special ceremony Oct. 18 at the plant in Brooklyn, N.Y.

The U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration has awarded the facility a Star designation, the highest status given in OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Programs. VPP participants successfully incorporate comprehensive safety and health programs into their systems.

The Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration facility is the first physical site in New York City to receive the Star designation.