Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that two of its subsidiaries, Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU) and Aspire Energy, have earned Safety Achievement Awards from the American Gas Association (AGA). The AGA recognized both Aspire Energy and FPU for excellence in employee safety based on criteria that included professional and personal commitment and dedication to improving the operations and engineering sectors of the natural gas industry through safety, accident prevention and research. Aspire Energy also earned an award for excellence in fleet safety based on its safety record. The awards were presented at the 2019 AGA Operations Conference & Biennial Exhibition held in Nashville.

“Safety and compliance are top priorities at Chesapeake, and I thank our employees for their commitment to providing the highest standards of safety for our Company and our customers,” said Jeff Householder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation.

With a long history of providing safe and reliable services, FPU owns and operates approximately 2,900 miles of natural gas distributio