Caught Being Safe: Brent Johnson

Jul 12, 2019 | Source: Hermanson Marketing Company News

Caught Being Safe Team Member Paul McLain recognizes Fitting Foreman, Brent Johnson, for an exceptional job overseeing safety requirements at his Bellevue jobsite.

At Hermanson, safety is an attitude for life and our Safety Team is always on the lookout for ways to improve our safety culture and share safety alerts company wide.

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Jul 9, 2019 | Source: Hermanson Marketing Company News

Once again Hermanson is an innovation leader in the mechanical industry through utilization of cutting-edge technologies and products that help prevent worker injury and increase productivity.

Hermanson Sheet Metal Foreman, Dan Composano, knew he had a daunting task ahead of him at the new construction jobsite of a corporate headquarters in Bellevue. He and his team would need to install over 3,500 hangers for ductwork and piping from the ceiling pandecking of six floors. Prepping for a single wedge anchor per hanger required well over 21,000 holes to be drilled at depths of ½ -3 inches each.

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Jun 28, 2019 | Source: Hermanson Marketing Foreman Focus Friday

June’s Foreman Focus Friday is bittersweet as we recognize an amazing leader while also wishing him a happy retirement.

Dave Gordon has spent the twilight of his career at Hermanson over the past eight years. He grew up in a family of tradesmen, including his grandfather and uncle who were plumbers and a pipefitter brother. At age 19, Dave joined Local 32 as a helper and soon finished his apprenticeship. He has spent his entire career working in the mechanical industry.

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Jun 10, 2019 | Source: Hermanson Marketing Feature Photo Credit // Jason Heritage GoPro for a Day

In January 2018, Hermanson opened a 10,000 square foot pipe shop in the SODO area of Seattle.

This new location doubles Hermanson’s fabrication space and puts us just minutes from projects in Seattle and Bellevue.

In our latest GoPro for a Day installment, Fitting Forman Ken Flores and the Pipe Shop team take viewers on a virtual tour of the Shop’s copper pipe cutting and assembly of pre-fabricated heated/chilled water racks.

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May 31, 2019 | Source: Hermanson Marketing Feature Photo Credit // John Beck Foreman Focus Friday

When Hermanson Service Foreman, John Beck, was growing up he wanted to be an architect.

“I soon realized how stationary that job would be, so I turned to HVAC instead,” says John, “I love this trade and have for 20 years!”

John considers himself an almost native, having lived in the Olympia area for the last 32 years. He went off to Phoenix to attend Universal Technical Institute to learn HVAC systems for a year, then returned to the Pacific Northwest.

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May 24, 2019 | Source: Hermanson Marketing Company News

Hermanson Service Technician, Keith Black, exemplified this quote recently when he stopped by his high school alma mater, Puget Sound Skills Center (PSSC) in Burien, hoping to talk to students about his career path since graduation.

His visit was timely and Keith along with Service Sales Rep, Cori Witney, were asked to participate in PSSC’s annual spring Hiring Fair last week.

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