Thermo Fisher Scientific Award

Rochester Rigging & Erectors, Inc team of detailers, fabricators, ironworkers and Project Manager, David Prest have been recognized by Thermo Fisher Scientific for our “outstanding team performance resulting in the flawless execution and early delivery of the first Matrix 2-Shot closure mold”.  Our efforts enabled their company to successfully expand the capacity of their Laboratory Plastics Essentials business and make a direct impact in the fight to end a global pandemic.  “Rochester Rigging is deeply grateful for this award on behalf of all of our hard-working and professional team”.  – Kelly Gilligan 

AISC Safety Award of Honor

Rochester Rigging & Erectors, Inc. is pleased to annouce that we have been awarded the “Safety Award of Honor” by the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC).  This award congratulates our company for zero injuries and incidents for the calender year 2020.  We thank both management and journeyman for a safe job well done. 

Safety Award of Honor

Rochester Rigging & Erectors, Inc. is pleased to announce that they have received the 2019 American Institute of Steel Safety Award of Honor today. This award is given for our record of hours worked with zero Days Away and zero Restricted Time Injuries in 2019!  “As an award winner who understands the value of safety and what it takes to achieve that successful record we credit the whole organization for this team effort,”  remarks Kelly Gilligan, President of the company.  

Don’t Stop Until You Are Proud Campaign

We began a new campaign today at Rochester Rigging – “Don’t Stop Until You Are Proud”. Our intent is to raise the bar of quality workmanship in all departments. We started the campaign with a company meeting and luncheon to talk about pride of work, personal responsibility and teamwork. With motivational messages, lunch & learns, banners, t-shirts with reminder messages and added training we hope to create a sense of pride and ownership of work. Quality is job 1!   

Annual AISC Quality Audit Completed for 2020!

Yesterday we concluded our annual American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) audit for “Certified Fabricator”. I’m very pleased to report we did not have one non conformance or corrective action! I’m proud of our team and their dedication to this quality standard. This ensures that we continue to work for the premier General Contractor’s and owners in the area.

Annual Cell Phones for Soldiers Donation

Yesterday Rochester Rigging mailed our annual old cell phones donation to the Cell Phones for Soldiers program. This national nonprofit organization started in 2004 by Robbie and Brittany Bergquist, then 12 and 13 years old. They relies on cash contributions and donations to provide free calling cards to active-duty military members to connect with their families. They mail approximately 2,500 calling cards each week!