Greenwood Village, Colorado — July 31, 2017 — GH Phipps Construction Companies is pleased to announce that veteran safety professional Robert Saiz has joined the company as Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Director.
Saiz has more than 25 years of safety experience establishing and administering policies for health, safety and environmental initiatives. Saiz is a dedicated safety professional with extensive experience in heavy civil, industrial construction, oil and gas, and commercial buildings. He has worked with companies that proactively manage the risks associated with their work and that develop risk management strategy to reduce and eliminate their exposures.
“The health, safety and environmental field has changed drastically in my past 25 years,” says Saiz. “The evolution of protecting individuals from just getting injured to designing devices, process and programs to prevent individuals from ever getting to the opportunity to get injured has theoretically changed an entire culture. Instilling that safety as a value, in a culture, then a priority has made all the difference in the world.”
Saiz is a graduate of New Mexico Highlands University, with an associate’s degree in environmental health.
About GH Phipps Construction Companies
GH Phipps is an employee-owned full-service Construction Manager/General Contractor. Revenues of over $300 million make GH Phipps one of Colorado's largest contractors and one of the nation's top 400 contractors. Corporate headquarters are located in Greenwood Village, Colorado, with branch offices in Colorado Springs and Fort Collins, Colorado. GH Phipps Construction of Wyoming is based in Laramie, Wyoming, with a branch office in Sheridan.