For Immediate Release
November 17, 2009

W.J. O’Neil Company Achieves National Designation for Environmental Excellence

Company One of Only 29 MSCA GreenStars in the Country

Livonia, MI — Robert McQueen, Service Manager at W.J. O'Neil Company announced today that the company was awarded GreenStar designation by the Mechanical Service Contractors of America (MSCA). McQueen said stringent guidelines for environmental responsibility were met throughout the company to earn the award.

"By promoting sustainability throughout their entire organization, W.J. O'Neil delivers the very best environmental solutions to their customers," said Barbara Dolim, MSCA Executive Director. "We congratulate The W.J. O'Neil Company as a leader in sustainable service."

W.J. O'Neil is only one of only 29 contractors in the country to be so honored.

"We're very proud of our MSCA GreenStar status," said McQueen. "MSCA GreenStar allows us to incorporate eco-friendly products and solutions into our business, and lets our customers know of our commitment to environmental values."

Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2008, W.J. O'Neil was recently awarded a contract by Volkswagen of America to fabricate and install utility piping at the automaker's new automotive plant under construction in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

W.J. O'Neil opened an office and a 25,000-square-foot fabricating facility in Chattanooga. The state-of-the-art facility allows the company to fabricate in-house so costs, schedule and engineering are controlled, and safety and quality are maximized. The facility is fully operational employing local pipefitters and plumbers.

"Our environmental values are right in line with the strong environmental commitment of Chattanooga and Volkswagen," said President John O'Neil Sr.

About W.J. O'Neil Company

The W.J. O'Neil Company prides itself on delivering the highest quality mechanical solutions to industrial clients. With corporate offices in Livonia, Michigan and a regional office in Chattanooga, Tennessee, WJO specializes in solving complex, highly technical projects with outstanding design-build services. The firm also offers process piping, HVAC, plumbing, piping fabrication, and 24-hour service. For more information and to review our award-winning portfolio of projects, visit www.wjo.com.

About MSCA

MSCA is the leading national trade association for HVACR contractors, providing education, marketing and labor/management services to assure its members deliver quality performance, value and expertise for all building system needs. MSCA contractors perform service, maintenance, replacement, retrofit and repair work resulting in enhanced reliability, tenant satisfaction, and efficiency. MSCA's contractor qualification program, MSCA STAR, recognizes contractors that have met the highest standards of excellence in the industry and employ highly-skilled UA STAR certified technicians. MSCA has over 1,400 members and is a subsidiary of the Mechanical Contractors Association of America. For further information, go to www.msca.org.

Contacts

W.J. O’Neil Company
John M O'Neil, +734 458-2300, jmoneil@wjo.com


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