AMKUS Rescue Systems Awarded for Environmental Stewardship
In November of 2007, AMKUS Inc. received the “Environmental Stewardship” award from Orion Energy Services related to the amount of energy conserved by replacing shop lighting.
The award says, “Orion Energy Services presents the Environmental Stewardship Award to AMKUS, Inc. who displaces 71,932 kWh annually.” The environmental impact over the lifetime of the new lighting fixtures is equal to: Planting 13 acres of trees; Removing 1,975 tons of airborne pollutants; Saving 119,003 gallons of gasoline.
AMKUS Receives Award from Daytona International Speedway
AMKUS Rescue Systems has been the Official Rescue System of International Speedway Corporation (ISC) for many years. ISC owns twelve racetracks including: California Speedway, Chicagoland Speedway, Darlington Raceway, Daytona International Speedway, Homestead-Miami Speedway, Kansas Speedway, Martinsville Speedway, Michigan Speedway, Phoenix International Raceway, Richmond International Raceway, Talladega Superspeedway and Watkins Glen International.
At the Daytona International Speedway Track Services Meeting held on Sunday, February 17, 2008, AMKUS was presented with an award “in appreciation to AMKUS for providing top Quality Rescue Equipment to the Daytona International Speedway Fire Department for 25 Years.”
AMKUS Receives Track Services Mission Award from NASCAR
AMKUS Rescue Systems attended the NASCAR Summit Meeting in January 2008. During the meeting, AMKUS was presented with the “NASCAR Track Services Mission Award” for 2007. This award “recognizes an individual or organization that goes above and beyond their contractual or personal obligation in support of the Track Services Team’s mission”.
The Track Services Mission Statement is “Our team’s mission is to improve the safety of all, at every NASCAR event, through advanced continuing education, qualified training and support for all track services personnel.”