KIRA Receives 21 Safety Awards
PLANET - Safety Awards
The 2013 PLANET Safety Awards have been announced. KIRA has received 21 awards based on 2012's outstanding safety performance, which is also reflected in the firm's .73 EMR.
PLANET's Safety Recognition Awards Program, sponsored by CNA, is designed to reward green industry professionals who consistently demonstrate their commitment to safety, and reflects the dedication of these individuals and their companies to creating and maintaining safe
General Elvin R. Heiberg III, friend of KIRA, passes away
General Heiberg, former Commander of the United States Corps of Engineers, passed away at the age of 81. The youngest man to head the Corps since the 19th century, Heiberg consulted for KIRA and was a huge supporter of the company's work supporting the Department of Defense.
Carlos Garcia, President and CEO of KIRA, shared, "General Heiberg made a significant contribution as a consultant to KIRA. On both a personal and professional basis, I have nothing but praise for General
KIRA's Preventative Maintenance Program Featured in Public Works Digest
KIRA’s performance on the Fort Carson Base Operations Support contract was featured in the July/August/September 2013 edition of Public Works Digest for its preemptive and industry leading preventative maintenance program.
Technological innovations, coupled with proactive management and field teams, have resulted in a 5% reduction in the number of service calls received for buildings that have been
KIRA President/CEO Recognized for Leadership in Business Community
Carlos Garcia, KIRA President/CEO was recognized by the Boulder Daily Camera as a 2013 Pacesetter for his dedication to the local Boulder, Colorado business community, as well as his charitable contributions. Bettering the communities where KIRA operates has always been a focus for Carlos
KIRA Seeks Small Business Partners for Upcoming Bids
The US Army awarded KIRA the DPW Support Contractor of the Year. The Army chose KIRA from a worldwide group of facilities maintenance and base operations support contractors due to KIRA's ability to achieve high quality and high productivity rates at Fort Carson, Colorado. The quality rates are among the highest ever documented and the firm achieved a 30% increase in workforce productivity.
KIRA Earns Top Safety Awards for Eighth Consecutive Year
PLANET has again recognized KIRA for the company's commitment to safety.
PLANET's Safety Recognition Awards Program, sponsored by CNA, is designed to reward green industry professionals who consistently demonstrate their commitment to safety, and reflects the dedication of these individuals and their companies to creating and maintaining safe work environments.
Program participants also may qualify for the Overall Safety Achievement Award. This award honors those companies with thorough,