CSC’s Robert McGough Recognized for Dedication to Employee Safety
News Release -- February 22, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 22 -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that the National Safety Council named Robert McGough, president and CEO of DynMcDermott Petroleum Operations, to its 2010 list of CEOs Who “Get It.” DynMcDermott Petroleum Operations, a partnership between CSC, McDermott International, International Matex Tank Terminal, and Jacobs Engineering, is the management and operating contractor for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve. McGough joins a list of seven other CEOs who made significant contributions to the safety and health of their employees, their employees’ families and their corporate communities.
“When leaders value safety, engage with employees and implement best practices, they are able to produce successful and profitable workplaces,” said Janet Froetscher, National Safety Council president and CEO. “All eight individuals have shown a commitment to protect employees and their families both on and off the job. Each recipient has a unique and dedicated approach to safety management.”
DynMcDermott has several prestigious quality and management awards, including the 2006 Robert W. Campbell Award for excellence in health, safety and environmental management, and the 2005 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s highest honor for quality and organizational performance excellence.
“DynMcDermott has a strong legacy of excellence in health and safety,” said Alan B. Weakley, president of CSC’s North American Public Sector Applied Technology Group. “This award is a testament to Robert’s leadership and the dedication and perseverance of DynMcDermott’s employees who place an emphasis on safety and have woven it into the fabric of their workplace culture.”
McGough retired from the U.S. Army as a Colonel in 1989 after serving in numerous command and staff positions revolving around petroleum logistics. He became president and CEO of DynMcDermott in January 2001.
About the National Safety Council
The National Safety Council (www.nsc.org) is a nonprofit, nongovernmental, public service organization. Members of the NSC include businesses, labor organizations, schools, public agencies, private groups and individuals. Founded in 1913 and chartered by the U.S. Congress in 1953, the National Safety Council is committed to preventing accidental injuries in the workplace, on roads and highways, and in homes and communities.
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