Honors & Awards Received
Recognizing ReWa’s Environmental Achievement
South Carolina Environmental Excellence Program recognizes Renewable Water Resources For Environmental Sustainability Efforts
ReWa facilities received the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) facility excellence awards for calendar year 2013.
The South Carolina Environmental Excellence Program (SCEEP) is a voluntary program for companies committed to continuous environmental improvement in order to protect and preserve South Carolina’s environment. The program recognizes agencies that become environmental leaders by making a voluntary commitment to promote and practice pollution prevention, energy and other resource conservation, and to strive for continuous environmental improvement.
All eight ReWa facilities were presented the award at the South Carolina Environmental Conference in March of this year. The facilities that have received the awards are Piedmont Regional, Lower Reedy, Pelham, Mauldin Road, Georges Creek, Marietta, Durbin Creek and Gilder Creek.
ReWa Personnel Receive State Level Awards from the Water Environment Association of South Carolina
ReWa personnel were presented with Water Environment Association of South Carolina (WEASC) state level awards at the 2014 South Carolina Environmental Conference in Myrtle Beach, SC earlier this month.
Dana Green, Facility Operator at ReWa’s Georges Creek/ Marietta facilities received the WEASC Operator of the Year award during the WEASC luncheon held during the South Carolina Environmental Conference. Chris Elliott, Foreman at Georges Creek Facilities stated “I am astounded by the professionalism and knowledge that Dana demonstrates every day on the job. Has always taken the lead and done exceptional work, and he has always been willing to help in any way possible. Dana is a pleasure to work with and I am thankful to have him as a part of my team at Georges Creek and Marietta facilities.” These awards are to be given annually to a water and wastewater treatment plant operator for excellent achievement in the direct operation of a water or wastewater treatment system in South Carolina.
Joshua Webb, Instrumentation and Electronics Technician for ReWa, received the Maintenance Person of the Year award from WEASC during the conference as well. Barry Smith, Instrumentation Manager at ReWa also stated “Joshua is always willing to share his knowledge and always makes time to assist others. He is never critical of others but prefers to lend a hand of friendship. Joshua has made my life and so many others so much more enjoyable each day just by being himself and setting an example that we all can benefit from in our own lives!” This award is to be given annually to an Association member for excellent achievement in maintenance of a water, wastewater, and collection or distribution system in South Carolina.