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George J. Hayden, Inc. sponsors Chamber’s Green Business of the Year Award

ChamberAwardsGeorge J.  Hayden, Inc., President George F. Hayden presented the 2018 Green Business of the Year Award to Dr. Maria Aumeck, DC, and the staff of Whole Life Center for Health during the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce’s 18th annual Business and Community Awards luncheon.

Whole Life Center for Health is a multidisciplinary center that offers a variety of services, including chiropractic services, supplemental nutritional testing, hypnotherapy and therapeutic massage.

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George Hayden volunteers as Salvation Army bell ringer

Bell Ringing 10President George Hayden and daughter, Lauren, volunteered as bell ringers for the Salvation Army through the Rotary Club of Hazleton. They joined other Rotary members to ring the bell and gather donations at the store entrances of Walmart in Hazle Township on December 16.

The Rotary Club of Hazleton and their family and friends have been "manning the kettle" for the Salvation Army for a number of years. This annual project emphasizes the Rotary Club motto of “Service Above Self.” This year’s project chair was Alan Whitaker.

Please show your support of The Salvation Army with a donation this season.

Everyone at Hayden Electric wishes you and your family a happy holiday season.

Penn State Hazleton dedicates new engineer labs to Florence and George J. Hayden

HaydenPSUWe are honored that Penn State Hazleton dedicated its new engineering laboratories to our founders, Florence and George J. Hayden.

Hayden Electric President George F. Hayden said, "My parents always believed in supporting projects like this to enhance their community. They love their community and their city. Through their generosity, more young people can continue to learn and build their dreams like my parents did. I’m proud of their example.”

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Hayden Electric honors PPL Electric Utilities with 2017 Green Business of the Year award

PPL Chamber awards 2PPL Electric Utilities received the 2017 Green Business of the Year award from the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce and award sponsor George J. Hayden, Inc. during the Chamber’s annual Business and Community Awards Luncheon on October 26.

Hayden Electric President George F. Hayden presented the award to Florie McNelis, regulatory programs specialist for PPL.

“As a past recipient of the Green Business of the Year award, Hayden Electric is proud to sponsor this award each year and recognize those companies in Greater Hazleton who work diligently to increase their sustainability efforts,” Hayden said.

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Hayden Electric hosts company Safety Day

Safety Day 2017Hayden Electric of Hazleton recently hosted its company-wide Safety Day, coordinated by the human resources and safety departments, for its employees and the employees of The Howard Company of Bloomsburg. The Howard Company, under the ownership of George Hayden and Baldo Trevino, shares resources, training, culture and workflow with Hayden Electric and participated for the first time in Hayden Electric’s safety day. Hayden Electric has undertaken this safety training initiative for more than 25 years to ensure that all employees are up-to-date in the latest industry safety standards.

More than 100 employees from the two companies attended a full day of safety training and certifications, which included sessions on NFPA70E, fire extinguisher training, bloodborne pathogens, rigging procedures, proper body mechanics, ground-fault protection, fall protection and wearing the appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) on job sites, proper recognition and labeling of hazardous materials and PA One Call safe digging procedures. Employees worked in a classroom environment in addition to having hands-on training at various locations in the Hayden Electric facilities.

Company President George F. Hayden said, “The most important thing we do everyday at both Hayden Electric and The Howard Company is focus on safety; that is priority number one for us. We have a strong company culture surrounding safety and our goal is to be safe 24 hours a day on our job sites. We have the best electrical construction companies in the region consisting of the best electricians, team members and project managers. Our goal is to continue to operate at a high level of professionalism and safety each time we step foot on a job site, which will allows us to continue to grow as a company.”

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Hayden Electric completes Phase 1 of Texas substation project

TPCO4Hayden Electric recently completed Phase 1 of a substation construction project in Texas for TPCO.

The 138kV substation was designed to receive four transmission lines from other substations in the area. Hayden Electric’s responsibilities included civil, site work, concrete pads, caissons, steel structure assembly, fencing, and installation of all equipment, including SF6 breakers and disconnect switches.

The team also set and assembled a 90/120MVA 138kV/34.5kV transformer, its largest to date. Phase 2 of the project is forthcoming.

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George J. Hayden, Inc. Electric Communications owner purchases Howard Organization of Bloomsburg

the howard company logoV2It was more than 40 years ago when George J. Hayden Electric and Communications of Hazleton and Howard Organization of Bloomsburg launched their respective electrical contracting firms.

Over the years, the two companies shared a common philosophy – simple beginnings of hardworking owners with a dream for a family business to grow in the electrical construction trade while providing quality service to its customers and a great place to work for its employees.

Earlier this month, George F. Hayden, owner of George J Hayden, Inc., along with his business partner Usbaldo Trevino, Vice President of George J. Hayden, Inc., finalized the acquisition of Howard Organization, which marked its 45th anniversary in 2016. Howard Organization President Ralph Gitz and Vice President Joseph Graham said they considered several companies before selling to Hayden and Trevino. Howard Organization will be renamed The Howard Company and will continue to operate from its current facility at 1016 East 7th Street in Bloomsburg.

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Hayden Electric honors American Eagle Outfitters Hazleton Distribution Center with 2016 Green Business of the Year award

Hayden2016GreenBusinessAwardAmerican Eagle Outfitters Hazleton Distribution Center received the 2016 Green Business of the Year award from the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce and award sponsor George J. Hayden, Inc. during the Chamber’s annual Business and Community Awards Luncheon on October 27.

Hayden Electric President George F. Hayden presented the award to American Eagle Outfitters Maintenance Supervisor Thomas Polchin.

“As a past recipient of the Green Business of the Year award, Hayden Electric is proud to sponsor this award each year and recognize those companies in Greater Hazleton who work diligently to increase their sustainability efforts,” Hayden said.

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