WEF Announces 2009 Excellence Award Recipients
Awards to be presented at WEFTEC.09
The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces the recipients of the 2009 WEF Excellence Awards. The awards will be presented at the WEF Awards and Presidential Celebration Reception during WEFTEC.09, WEF’s 82nd annual technical exhibition and conference, on Oct. 13 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.
The 2009 WEF Excellence Award recipients are:
Camp Applied Research Medal: Ronald W. Crites
Collection Systems Award: Gary A. Wyatt (posthumously)
Eddy Wastewater Principles and Processes Medal: Dr. Remembrance Newcombe, Dr. Rebecca Rule, Brian Hart, Gregory Moller, Daniel Strawn, Tracy Grant and Susan Childers
Emerson Distinguished Service Medal: Dr. Richard D. Kuchenrither
Engelbrecht International Achievement Award: James H. Clark
Fair Distinguished Engineering Educator Medal: Dr. Desmond F. Lawler, University of Texas – Austin
Gascoigne Wastewater Treatment Plant Operational Improvement Medal: Barry Pomeroy
Hazardous Waste Management Award: Jeffrey L. Pintenich
Industrial Water Quality Achievement Award: DuPont Engineering, Kenneth N. Wood
Industrial Water Quality Lifetime Achievement Award: Davis L. Ford
Innovative Technology Award: ADS Environmental Services – Sliicer.com (Collection Systems)
McKee Groundwater Protection, Restoration, Sustainable Use Medal: Dr. Genxu Wang, Dr. Jian Zhou, Dr. Jumpei Kubota and Su Jimaping
Outstanding Young Water Environment Professional Award: Fran Burlingham, P.E.
Public Education Award – Three Categories: Julie Karleskint (Individual), North Carolina Water Environment Association (Member Association) and the Western Virginia Water Authority (Other)
Rudolfs Industrial Waste Management Medal: William C. Hiatt and C.P. Leslie Grady, Jr.
Water Quality Improvement Award: Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District
WEF Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship: Hector A. Garcia
For more information, visit www.wef.org.