2012 Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science™ Competition Winners

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The award recipients are listed below. Click on the links to view a full profile of each project.

Superior Achievement

Witsand iEEECO™ (integrated energy environment empowerment–cost optimization) Sustainable Human Settlement
Entrant: PEER Consultants, PC/PEER Africa (pty) Ltd.
Engineer in Charge: Lilia A. Abron, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE
Location: Atlantis, Cape Town, South Africa


Design

Grand Prize

Lake Oswego Interceptor Sewer
Entrant: Brown and Caldwell
Engineer in Charge: Jonathan R. Holland, P.E.
Location: Lake Oswego, Oregon

Honor Award

Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, West Closure Complex Pump Station
Entrant: Bioengineering ARCADIS, LLC
Engineer in Charge: Wayne Welch, P.E.
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana

Brightwater Treatment Plant
Entrant: CH2M Hill/Brown and Caldwell Team
Engineer in Charge: Patrick Burke, P.E.
Location: Seattle, Washington


Environmental Sustainability

Grand Prize

My Waterway@Punggol - Singapore's Longest Man-Made Waterway
Entrant: Housing and Development Board (HDB)
Engineer in Charge: Er. Yap Tiem Yew, Er. Khoo Tou Khiang
Location: Singapore

Honor Award

Hickory Ridge Landfill Solar Energy Cover
Entrant: HDR
Person in Charge: Mark Roberts
Location: Conley, Georgia


Industrial Waste Practice

Grand Prize and W. Wesley Eckenfelder Industrial Waste Management Medal Recipient

Co-Digestion and Combined Heat and Power Improvements
Entrant: Malcolm Pirnie, the Water Division of ARCADIS
Engineer in Charge: Daniel Loewenstein, P.E., BCEE
Location: Johnstown, New York

Honor Award

Marathon Oil Company Adam's Ranch Water Treatment Facility
Entrant: CDM Smith
Engineer in Charge: Robert J. Kimball, P.E., BCEE
Location: Sheridan, Wyoming


Operations/Management

Grand Prize

Innovative Energy Management Proves That it Pays to Be Green
Entrant: Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County
Engineer in Charge: Grace R. Chan, P.E., BCEE
Location: Whittier, California

Honor Award

Columbus Professional Program Management
Entrant: Malcolm Pirnie in association with Stantec and H.R. Gray
Engineer in Charge: Cosmo A. Bertino, P.E., BCEE
Location: Columbus, Ohio


Planning

Grand Prize

DC Water Biosolids Program
Entrant: Brown and Caldwell
Engineer in Charge: Perry Schafer, P.E., BCEE
Location: Washington, DC

Honor Award

Regional Water Planning in Georgia
Entrant: CH2M HILL
Engineer in Charge: Brian Skeens, P.E.
Location: Atlanta, Georgia


Research

Grand Prize

DC Water Advances the Frontiers on the Road to Energy Neutrality at a Large Enhanced Nutrient Removal Plant
Entrant: DC Water & AECOM
Engineer in Charge: Walter Bailey, P.E., DEE
Location: Washington, DC

Honor Award

Arsenic Demonstration Program
Entrant: US Environmental Protection Agency
Engineer in Charge: Thomas J. Sorg, P.E., BCEE
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio


Small Firms

Grand Prize

Innovation, Safety, and Sustainability at the Kent County Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility
Entrant: Green Stone Engineering, LLC
Engineer in Charge: Daniel R. String, P.E.
Location: Milford, DE


Small Projects

Grand Prize

Innovative Phytoremediation Process Utilizes Landfill Leachate as a Resource in Lieu of Traditional Disposal As a Waste
Entrant: Leggette, Brashears & Graham, Inc.
Person in Charge: Tim Kenyon
Location: Biloxi, Mississippi


University Research

Grand Prize

Chicago Health, Environmental Exposore, and Recreation Study (CHEERS)
Entrant: Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
Engineer in Charge: Richard Lanyon, P.E., BCEE, Louis Kollias, P.E., BCEE, Dr. Catherine O'Connor
Location: Chicago, Illinois

Honor Award

Coupling Algal Biomass Production with Wastewater Nutrient Removal
Entrant: University of Kansas
Engineer in Charge: Stacey L. Lamer, P.E., BCEE
Location: Lawrence, Kansas

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2017

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2017

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