(PR Web Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Bloomfield Hills, MI (PRWEB) April 21, 2014
Fortis Energy Services' CEO, Nathan Conway has named Jeffrey Painter, CSHO as the new HSE Director (Health, Safety and Environment.). Fortis Energy Services Inc., a leading national oil and gas service company is a value-added provider of oil and gas well services.
Based in Michigan, Fortis Energy Services has been in operation for more than ten years and currently has over 90 employees who serve customers in the most active oil and shale plays in the United States. The company prides itself in its unceasing commitment to safety. The company recently was named to the Inc. 5000 list of the nation's fastest-growing companies and listed as one of the Top 100 Energy Companies in the nation.
Conway states, "The appointment of Jeffrey Painter as our new HSE Director demonstrates our company's commitment to maintaining a safe and healthy work environment. There is no greater priority at Fortis than safety. This is true at all levels of our operations. Safety is our core value and we pursue it without compromise."
Painter brings to Fortis Energy Services scores of the industry's most recognized safety certifications. He is part of an elite group (fewer than 100 world-wide) to hold status as a Certified Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) Master Trainer. Additionally, Painter was accepted into the ANSI Z-390 review committee (Accepted Practices for Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) Training Programs.
"What drew me to Fortis Energy Services," states Painter, "is the scope of the company's vision. It's exciting to belong to a progressive and innovative company with high growth potential. I have the full support of the management team to design and implement a truly revolutionary safety program for our industry. It's vital that America develop independent sources of energy. Our nation depends on it and it's our job to manage energy resources in a safe and responsible way."
Conway commented on Painter's recent appointment, "Jeffrey Painter brings tremendous strength to our company. His qualifications are exceptional. His experiences combined with our commitment to safety, ensures that our customers will experience more productive time in the field. By keeping our recordable incidences rate below industry average, we will protect our customers and our employees while providing the best service possible."
About Fortis Energy Services, Inc. Fortis Energy Services, Inc. is a leading oil and gas service company in the USA, providing oil and gas well services throughout the production life cycle. Fortis' safety culture sets them apart as a leader in the industry. Quality people and quality work contribute to Fortis' exceptional success rate.
A well-maintained fleet combined with highly experienced professionals has enabled Fortis to establish strong customer relationships and an excellent safety record. Headquartered in Michigan, Fortis offers services throughout the Midwest and Northeastern states including: Michigan, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio.