Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that two of its subsidiaries, Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company (ESNG) and Aspire Energy, have earned Safety Achievement Awards from the American Gas Association (AGA). ESNG and Aspire Energy were both recognized for 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 was also recognized for excellence in fleet safety based on its safety record. The awards for 2017 were presented at the AGA’s Operations Conference in Washington, D.C. this summer.

“The safety of our customers, communities and employees is our top priority at Chesapeake,” said Michael P. McMasters, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation. “We are committed to promoting a positive safe