On April 22, 2010, the US Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Renovation, Repair and Painting Regulation (RRP Rule) became effective and enforceable. This rule states that any renovations or repairs where over 6 square feet of interior lead-based paint is being disturbed an EPA Certified Contractor is required. This pertains to pre-1978 housing and child occupied facilities (i.e. schools, day care facilities, hospitals).
Vortex Industries, Inc. recently received their EPA Lead-Safe Firm Certification (#NAT- 74717-1). This qualified Vortex to identify renovations where lead based paint is involved in child occupied facilities.
This certification enhances Vortex Industries’ experience and certifications to help Customers with various door repair and specialty needs. Vortex is also a certified by the International Door Education and Association as an accredited door dealer and recognized as a leader in the industry.
Currently Vortex owns and operates 26 Service Center in the Western U.S. They provide repairs, renovations, and replacement on all types of commercial and industrial doors and hardware.
Costa Mesa, CA - December 2006 - Vortex Industries, Inc., a business specializing in commercial door service, received national recertification as a Women's Business Enterprise by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
The Women's Business Enterprise National Council is the nation's largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the United States. WBENC is a resource for the more than 700 US companies and government agencies that rely on WBENC's certification as an integral part of their supplier diversity programs.
May 4, 2005 Vortex Industries, Inc. was named a Finalist today in the Best Overall Company category in the third annual American Business Awards.
Hailed as the business worlds own Oscars by the New York Post (September 22, 2002), The American Business Awards are the first national, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in the workplace.
More than 1,200 nominations from companies of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration in more than 40 categories.
Members of the Awards' Board of Distinguished Judges & Advisors and their staffs will select Stevie winners from among the Finalists. Finalists were chosen by business professionals nationwide during preliminary judging in February through April.