National Trench Safety, a Houston-based company specializing in the rental and sales of trench and traffic safety equipment, as well as OSHA-compliant training classes, announced that its engineering manager, Casey Giles, has been elected president of the Austin, Texas, Contractors and Engineers Association. Giles previously served as the organization’s vice president and will continue to serve as the chairman of the Regulatory Committee and on the board of directors. NTS offers a variety of engineering services, including OSHA-compliant site specific plans for excavations and trenches and traffic safety plans, throughout the entire United States.
“Casey has been a valuable member of the NTS team and assists contractors on a daily basis with the design of trench and traffic safety plans,” said Wes Jones, senior vice president of NTS. “The election speaks volumes about Casey’s leadership as well as his commitment to the industry.”
NTS has 14 operating locations including locations in California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Texas and Louisiana. In maintaining the objective of building a nationwide network of trench and traffic safety branches, NTS plans to open at least two additional new branch operations in 2012 with additional branches planned to follow in 2013. For more information about NTS, visit www.ntsafety.com.