BATAVIA, Ohio — Ellis & Watts Global Industries Inc., a supplier of engineering, design, and fabrication of HVAC and other products for the nuclear, military, and industrial markets, announced that it has been recognized with the Large Business Supplier of the Year award by Bechtel’s Nuclear, Security & Environmental global business unit at the Bechtel Subcontractor and Supplier Recognition awards.

The awards recognize subcontractors and suppliers who supported Bechtel’s work in nuclear power, environmental clean-up, defense, and nuclear security and operations projects during 2014. Ellis & Watts Global is a MiTek subsidiary and Berkshire Hathaway company.

“Our vendors, subcontractors, and suppliers are integral team members on our projects and they do amazing, innovative work in extremely difficult places,” said Craig Albert, president of Bechtel’s Nuclear, Security & Environmental business unit. “These award recipients not only met our high standards for quality and performance and but also went above and beyond for mission delivery.”

Potential award recipients were evaluated on multiple factors. They include: overall performance; the ability to deliver quality services/supplies on time; the ability to work collaboratively to meet milestones; and meeting or exceeding project expectations in aspects of safety, construction performance, technical expertise, and environmental compliance. Nominations were reviewed and approved by Bechtel procurement and project managers. Final recommendations were approved by senior leadership.

Ellis & Watts Global is a leader in the design and supply of nuclear safety related HVAC systems and components. Ellis & Watts designs and manufactures safety related and non-safety related HVAC systems, including air conditioners, air filtration systems, air handling units, heating and cooling systems, chillers, fans, motors, dampers, and electric heaters. The company also provides customers in the military, oil and gas, and medical markets with various custom-designed equipment. For more information, visit

Publication date: 6/1/2015

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