We collected donations of nonperishable food items for the Souper Bowl of Caring by placing bins in each of our Houston area office locations. We are proud to have participated in this great cause to help fight hunger and poverty in Houston communities.
Over 30 Puffer-Sweiven employees and family members volunteered at the Houston Food Bank. Our efforts provided over 1100 food boxes for the elderly that were in need within the Houston and surrounding communities. Immediately after a pallet of food boxes was assembled by the team it went straight to the Food Bank trucks for delivery. [...]
Congressman Pete Olson- US Representative for the 22nd District of Texas, visited Puffer-Sweiven’s Stafford office on Friday May 25th. During his visit the Congressman toured the Stafford operations and performed a ribbon cutting for the new warehouse expansion. He also held a town hall meeting for employees and met with the management team.
In collaboration with Team Emerson, Puffer-Sweiven employees completed the American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure bicycle event that took place in Houston on September 24th. Their participation and fundraising efforts helped Team Emerson exceed their fundraising goal for this event. Team Emerson is a premier sponsor for the ADA’s annual rides in Houston, San Antonio [...]
Puffer Sweiven’s Field Instrumentation Business Unit donated much needed supplies for instruction to the Houston Community College’s Energy Institute. Puffer Sweiven sought to donate surplus inventory and equipment to an organization that could use it for educational and training purposes. As the demand for well trained, knowledgeable employees grows in the future, working with our [...]
As we prepare for our March of Dimes walk in Houston, this event has already been held in many locations throughout Texas, including Corpus Christi. Barry Whelan, Mechanical Services Manager in Corpus Christi recently sent photos of their event which was held in Corpus on April 10, 2010. All who participated agreed that this was a [...]
Earthquake in Chile Update: It was over a month ago that we heard the devastating news about the earthquake that affected our co-workers in Chile. Much has been accomplished in the past month to recover from this disaster due largely to the resilience and strength of the Chilean people, but also from the support that you [...]
Donations to INECO Employee Relief Fund: A little more than a week since the earthquake hit Chile, and for many of our INECO coworkers, life is slowly returning to some sense of normalcy. As you know from the updates, we have been in contact with the managers in Chile, who have been diligent in keeping [...]
We have just received some wonderful news from Chile before the weekend. All of the INECO employees located in Concepcion that were unaccounted for, have now been in communication with the Company, and all are safe! Cristian, General Manager, reports that the first shipment of food, fuel, and water has arrived in Concepcion, and our [...]
Chile Earthquake Early Responses: As everyone knows by now, a powerful earthquake, registering a magnitude of 8.8, hit the Chilean South-Central coast Saturday morning at 3:34 AM local time and lasted approximately 3 minutes. It was one of the most intense and powerful earthquakes in recent history and combined with the resulting tsunamis, has caused [...]