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Awards and recognition

We’re proud of the recognition our Associates have helped us receive and invite you to take a closer look.

2015

Communitas

Leadership award recognizes exceptional businesses, organizations and individuals for excellence in community service and corporate social responsibility

Ethisphere Institute

World’s most Ethical companies list (Machine Tools & Accessories category)

Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite

Awarded from the American Heart Association to recognize employers who champion the health of their employees and work to create a culture of physical activity and health in the workplace

Green Power Leadership

Awarded from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in recognition of a company’s commitment to using green energy and its support of green power usage in the community

Business NH Magazine: 2014, 2013, 2011, 2009

One of the Best Large Companies to Work for in New Hampshire

The United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA):

Volunteer Protection Program, recognizing excellent safety in the workplace

U.S. Green Building Council (USBGC):

LEED Gold Certification for Heater Road, Lebanon NH Facility (first of its kind in the state)

Volunteer New Hampshire: 2014, 2013

Recipient of "Spirit of New Hampshire" award in Business category

2014

Metal Center News Magazine: #1 Cutting Brand, Steel Service Center Executives Reader’s Poll

ESOP Association: ESOP Award for Communications Excellence

National Center for Employee Ownership: Innovations in Employee Ownership Award

New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility (NHBSR): Cornerstone Award Hall of Fame in New Hampshire, for exemplifying the concepts of corporate social responsibility

Northeast Resource Recovery Association: Manufacturer of the Year, recognizing exceptional recycling and waste management

Volunteer New Hampshire: Outstanding Champion Award, Business

NH Business Committee for the Arts (NHBCA):  Outstanding support of the arts in New Hampshire

EPA Green Power Partner and Leadership Club: For purchasing renewable energy credits for 100% of our domestic use (one of only six companies in our sector)

Workplace Commuter Challenge Award: Macro Category, Go Vermont collaborative within the Vermont Agency of Transportation

 

2013

Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA): Honors Hypertherm’s founder, Dick Couch, with Presidential “Award of Excellence”

New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility (NHBSR): Recipient of “Cornerstone Award Hall of Fame” for exemplifying the concepts of corporate social responsibility

Northeast Resource Recovery Association: Manufacturer of the Year, recognizing exceptional recycling and waste management

EPA Green Power Partner and Leadership Club: For purchasing renewable energy credits for 100% of our domestic use (one of only six companies in our sector)

NH Business Committee for the Arts (NHBCA):  Outstanding support of the arts in New Hampshire

2012

Sustainable Hanover Committee: Named “Business of the Year” in large company category for environmental sustainability practices

New Hampshire Governor’s Council: Recipient of Outstanding Achievement Award for its efforts to promote a healthy workplace

Upper Valley Transportation Management Association: Recipient of Smart Commute Workplace of the Year award

Business NH Magazine: Recipient of Lean & Green award, which recognizes companies whose efforts are both eco-friendly and good for the bottom line

2011

Metal Center News Magazine: Recognized as #1 brand for products in the Cutting Equipment category, which includes all methods of cutting including oxyfuel, plasma, and laser

Ringier Metalworking Innovation Award: ArcGlide torch height control wins award for metalworking innovation.