WEF Announces 2014 Award Recipients
The awards will be presented during WEFTEC 2014
The Water Environment Federation (WEF) announced the 2014 WEF Awards recipients. The awards will be presented during WEFTEC 2014, WEF’s 87th Annual Technical Exhibition and
Conference in New Orleans, Sept. 27 to Oct.1.
Camp Applied Research Award
Collection Systems Published Contributions Award
“Green Infrastructure Opportunities in Gray Wet Weather Plans”
Lawrence J. Lennon, Uzair (Sam) Shamsi, Anthony Igwe, John Schombert and John Maslanik
WEF Collection Systems 2013
Eddy Wastewater Principles/Processes Medal
1. “Size Fractionation of Metals Present in Highway Runoff: Beyond the Six Commonly Reported Species”, Marcia Ferreira, Sim-Lin Lau, Michael K. Stenstrom, WER, September 2013, v. 85, no. 9, pp. 793-805
2. “The Importance of Particle Characterization in Stormwater Runoff”, Marcia Ferreira, Michael K. Stenstrom, WER, September 2013, v. 85, no. 9, pp. 833-842
Emerson Distinguished Service Award
Engelbrecht International Achievement Award
Colombia - ACODAL
Fair Distinguished Engineering Educator Medal
University of North Carolina – Charlotte
North Carolina WEA
Gascoigne Wastewater Treatment Plant Operational Improvement Medal
“A Different Disinfectant”
Martha Graham & Glabra Skipp
Water Environment & Technology, May 2013, v. 25, no. 5, Pg. 52
Industrial Water Quality Achievement Award
Lake City Army Ammunition Plant/ATK Small Caliber Operations
Consulting Engineer: Burns & McDonnell Engineering Co. Inc.
Industrial Water Quality Lifetime Achievement Award
John H. Koon
Andrew J. Englande, Jr.
Innovative Technology Award
Webitat for Lagoons by Entex Technologies Inc.
Chapel Hill, N.C.
ThermWin Energy Recovery from Wastewater by Huber Technology Inc.
Huntersville, N.C .
WAVE – Water Analysis via Exploration by Industrial and Environmental Concepts Inc.
Flygt Experior by Flygt a Xylem Brand
Charlotte, N.C .
McKee Groundwater Protection, Restoration or Sustainable Use Award
“Remediation of Nonaqueous Phase Liquid Polluted Sites Using Surfactant-Enhanced Air Sparging and Soil Vapor Extraction”
Chuan-yu Qin, Yong-sheng Zhao, Yan Su and Wei Zheng
Water Environment Research, February 2013, v. 85 no. 2, pp. 133-140
Outstanding Contributions to the Water Environment for Non-Members Award
William E. Holman
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Outstanding Member Association Award
Virginia Water Environment Assn.
Outstanding Young Water Environment Professional Award
WEA of Texas
Public Education Awards
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian WEA
Member Association Category:
New England Water Environment Assn.
Fort Wayne Utilities
Fort Wayne, Ind.
Public Officials Award
Penelope A. Gross, Fairfax County, Va., Board of Supervisors
Ken Ulman, County Executive of Howard County, Md.
Rudolfs Industrial Waste Management Medal
“Treatment of HMX-Production Wastewater in an Aerobic Granular Reactor”
Jin-hua Zhang, Min-hui Wang and Xiao-Meng Zhu
Water Environment Research, April 2013, v. 85, no. 4, pp 301-307
Water Quality Improvement Award
Narragansett Bay Commission
Providence, R.I .
WEF Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship
David Hanigan, Arizona State University
Arizona Water Assn.
WEF Safety Award
Orange County Sanitation District
Fountain Valley, Calif.