EMCOR Services Combustioneer Recognized for Highest Standard of Sustainability Practices

--- EMCOR Company Named MSCA GreenStar Contractor ---

ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND, May 7, 2015 – EMCOR Services Combustioneer, a leading mechanical services provider in the Washington, D.C. area, has been named an MSCA GreenStar Contractor by the Mechanical Services Contractors of America (MSCA), an exclusive designation available only to MSCA Star contractors who have clearly demonstrated a superior record of environmental responsibility. 

EMCOR Services Combustioneer is a subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME), a Fortune 500® leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services for a diverse range of businesses.

"Becoming MSCA GreenStar certified puts Combustioneer in a highly elite group of mechanical contracting companies from across the nation who have the training and resources to provide superior environmental services to their clients," stated Michael Rodgers, President of Combustioneer.  "This designation clearly demonstrates that we are committed to serving the overriding sustainability needs of our customers."

According to the MSCA, a contractor that has been awarded the GreenStar designation has clearly demonstrated environmental responsibility and a commitment to energy savings, and imbues the following attributes:

  • Promotes sustainability throughout the entire organization, from employee training and education, to the products and services offered clients.
  • Possesses the skills and expertise necessary to deliver energy-efficient and cost-effective indoor environmental solutions.
  • Fulfills client needs and ensures tenant satisfaction by implementing sustainable mechanical service practices.
  • Understands the latest in HVAC green technologies, including equipment upgrade and energy efficient issues.

In 2010 Combustioneer was named an MSCA Star Contractor, requiring demonstration of a proven track record of excellence, verification of adherence to a strict code of business ethics, employment of the best trained and most qualified workforce, maintenance of a safety record above the industry average, and offering outstanding customer service and focus on continuing education and training for all employees.

About EMCOR Services Combustioneer

Founded in 1929, EMCOR Services Combustioneer has a rich history servicing the Washington, D.C. area, including installation of the very first air conditioning unit in the White House in the 1940s. The company offers a broad spectrum of mechanical and electrical services, from rooftop to ground level and beyond. In addition to HVAC installation, retrofit and servicing, its menu of services includes a full suite of electrical and building automation systems solutions.   Based in Rockville, Maryland, EMCOR Services Combustioneer is a subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. A Fortune 500 company with estimated 2015 revenues of ~$6.6B, EMCOR is a leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services.  A provider of critical infrastructure systems, EMCOR gives life to new structures and sustains life in existing ones by its planning, installing, operating, maintaining, and protecting the sophisticated and dynamic systems that create facility environments---such as electrical, mechanical, lighting, air conditioning, heating, security, fire protection, and power generation systems---in virtually every sector of the economy and for a diverse range of businesses, organizations and government.  EMCOR represents a rare combination of broad reach with local execution, combining the strength of an industry leader with the knowledge and care of 170 locations. The 29,000+ skilled employees of EMCOR have made the company, in the eyes of leading business publications, amongst the "World’s Most Admired" and "Best Managed". EMCOR’s diversity---in terms of the services it provides, the industries it serves and the geography it spans---has enabled it to create a stable platform for sustained results. The Company’s strong financial position has enabled it to attract and retain among the best local and regional talent, to undertake and complete the most ambitious projects, and to redefine and shape the future of the construction and facilities services industry. Additional information on EMCOR can be found at www.EMCORGroup.com.

This release may contain certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Reform Act of 1995.  Any such comments are based upon information available to EMCOR management and its perception thereof, as of this date, and EMCOR assumes no obligation to update any such forward-looking statements.  These forward-looking statements may include statements regarding market opportunities, market share growth, gross profit, backlog mix, projects with varying profit margins, and selling, general and administrative expenses.  These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements.  Accordingly these statements are no guarantee of future performance.  Such risk and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, adverse effects of general economic conditions, changes in the political environment, changes in the specific markets for EMCOR’s services, adverse business conditions, availability of adequate levels of surety bonding, increased competition, unfavorable labor productivity and mix of business.  Certain of the risks and factors associated with EMCOR’s business are also discussed in the Company’s 2014 Form 10-K and in other reports filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  All these risks and factors should be taken into account in evaluating any forward-looking statements.

# # #

643 Lofstrand Lane
Rockville, MD 20850

CONTACT: Mava Heffler
Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Bruce Ross Associates Inc.
Media: Bruce Ross