Awards and Recognition

NASSCO believes awards programs provide important recognition for the success of individuals, teams and the company in achieving environmental compliance.

The company sought and received ISO 14001 certification for its comprehensive Environmental Management System, the first commercial shipyard in the United States to qualify for this internationally recognized designation.

In 2002, NASSCO created the “Environmental Star” Awards Program to honor employees, customers and suppliers for their positive support of the company’s environmental policies and procedures.

  1. ISO 14001 Certification
  2. Environmental Star Awards
  3. National Pollution Prevention Week
  4. OHSAS 18001 Certification
  5. City of San Diego Directors Recycling Award
  6. NASSCO Recognizes Environmental Stewards 
  7. 2015 Port of San Diego Green Business Network Energy Efficiency Award
  8. 2015 San Diego Business Journal Manufacturing Awards – Process Improvements

Recent Accolades

  • 2014 Completed San Diego Bay Remediation Project
  • 2014 Industrial Environmental Association Environmental Excellence Award
  • 2013 “I Love a Clean San Diego” Employee Involvement
  • 2013, 2010 SDG&E Energy Champions Award
  • 2012 Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award (GEELA)
  • 2012, 2010 San Diego “Recycler of the Year” Award
  • 2011 Port of San Diego Chairman’s Award in Sustainability
  • 2011 CalRecycle Waste Reduction Award
  • 2011 APCD Blue Sky Leadership Award
  • 2010 USCG William M. Benkert Marine Environmental Protection Award, Bronze
  • 2010 City of San Diego “Recycler of the Year” Award
  • 2009 IEA/CMTA Environmental Responsibility Award
  • 2009 Maritime Alliance Environmental Leadership Award
  • 2008 Cal EPA National Pollution Prevention Week Award for exemplary work and efforts in pollution prevention
  • 2008 EPA National Environmental Justice Achievement Award for the Negocio Verde EJ Task Force