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Miracle Recreation Equipment Company Receives Army Corps of Engineers Safety Award

February 3, 2012

MONETT, Mo., Feb. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Miracle Recreation, a nationwide leader in commercial playground equipment, recently received an award commending their commitment to safety. Established by the Army Corps of Engineers to honor companies that go above and beyond contractual safety requirements, the “Excellence Through Safety” Small Contract Award was given for the first time this year. Miracle Recreation Company was the first recipient.

Miracle received the honor for an installation of playground equipment in Jefferson, Texas. Miracle recreation installed one of its large commercial playground systems with commercial slides at the Johnson Creek Park, located within Lake O’ The Pines. Throughout the construction process, Miracle emphasized safety for the workers and quality construction for the children. This combination earned them recognition from the Army Corps of Engineers and led to the award. “We are honored to accept this award. Miracle has always maintained safety as our first priority in everything we design and on all job sites,” said Dan Guthrie, President of Miracle Recreation.

The Army Corps of Engineers recognized this commitment. “The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, recognizes that providing a safe workplace for craftsmen, contractors, and government personnel is a constant challenge that requires considerable attention and effort. Your efforts exceed the contract requirements in the area of Safety Management and are greatly appreciated,” wrote Col. Richard J. Muraski, Jr. in the award letter.

About Miracle Recreation: Founded in 1927, Miracle Recreation Equipment Company (http://www.miracle-recreation.com/) provides customized solutions for parks, schools, churches, communities and other large-scale projects designed for many children. Miracle is a subsidiary of PlayPower, Inc. (more information available at: www.playpower.com), which owns several companies focused on commercial recreation and leisure. They include Miracle Recreation Equipment Company, EZ Dock, and Soft Play, L.L.C. in the United States and Hags, Record RSS and SMP in Europe. All of the PlayPower companies are leaders in the markets in which they serve and have years of experience bringing play and recreation to life.

SOURCE Miracle Recreation Equipment Company

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