GEM Mobile Treatment Services, Inc., a division of General Environmental Management, Inc. and a national provider of mobile tank degassing-vapor control and water treatment services, announced today it has received BP’s 2008 Contractor Safety Award. The award recognizes contractors who perform more than 5,000 hours without a single safety incident.

“Receiving a safety award in a high demand, high growth environment is a testament to the quality of our personnel throughout the organization. With the recent addition of new vapor control equipment to support our planned expansion into new markets, it’s reassuring to know our personnel focus on safe work practices. Our culture of ’safety first’ has again shown through and this award is further evidence that our core values are consistent with our customers’,” commented John Beale, GEM Executive Vice President responsible for the GEM MTS division.