2019 Georgia Engineering AwardsName: 2019 Georgia Engineering AwardsDate: February 23, 2019Time: 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM ESTRegistration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.Event Description:
Join engineers, owners and clients for a night celebrating exceptional engineers, engineering projects and the achievements of the industry as a whole! Enjoy a cocktail reception and networking before Lace Larrabee - actor and nationally touring stand up comedian - takes the stage to emcee the evening.
David Ralston is the 73rd Speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives, a position he has held since 2010, and this year's Engineering Influence Award winner. He represents District 7, which includes Fannin and Gilmer counties and a portion of Dawson county. As a member of the House of Representatives, Ralston previously served as Chairman of the Judiciary Non-Civil Committee and Vice Chairman of the Judiciary Committee. Prior to serving in the House, Ralston served in the Georgia State Senate from 1992 - 1998 when he won the Republican nomination for Attorney General of Georgia. He was named the 2010 Georgian of the Year by Georgia Trend magazine.
This year's recipient of the Engineering Impact Award, Kerry Armstrong, will be honored during the event. Armstrong has been a leader in the Metro Atlanta region for more than 20 years and a driving force behind the North Fulton CID, having served as a member of the board of directors since the organization was founded in 2003. He has served as the organization's chairman of the board since 2008. He is also chairman of the board of The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) and serves on the board of directors for both the Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce and the Council for Quality Growth. He is a member of The National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and The Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors.
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Join us in honoring the following award winners:
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT IN ENGINEERING
Rudolph Bonaparte, Ph.D., P.E., NAE, F.ASCE
GEORGIA ENGINEER OF THE YEAR
Lance C. Crimm, P.E.
Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering & Engineering Technology at KSU
ENGINEER OF THE YEAR IN CONSTRUCTION
Loretta C. Washington, PE, F.ASCE
ENGINEER OF THE YEAR IN EDUCATION
Ernest W. Tollner, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASABE, M.ASCE
University of Georgia College of Engineering
ENGINEER OF THE YEAR IN GOVERNMENT
Lenor M. Bromberg, P.E., F.ASCE
City of Roswell
ENGINEER OF THE YEAR IN INDUSTRY
Todd L. Barber, P.E., M.ASCE
ENGINEER OF THE YEAR IN PRIVATE PRACTICE
Rob Ross, P.E.
YOUNG ENGINEER OF THE YEAR
Eddie Wade, P.E.
ENGINEERING STUDENT OF THE YEAR
Alexander R. Blankenship, S.M. ASCE
University of Georgia
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY STUDENT OF THE YEAR
Henry David Williams
Savannah State University
ENGINEERING INFLUENCE AWARD
The Honorable David Ralston
Georgia House of Representatives
ENGINEERING IMPACT AWARD
Pope & Land Enterprises
ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE STATE AWARD WINNERS*
Concord Road Covered Bridge Rehabilitation
Category: Structural Systems
Hofstadter and Associates
Category: Small Projects
NOVA Engineering & Environmental
Larkin on Memorial
Northwest Corridor Express Lanes
Lake Peachtree Spillway Replacement
Category: Water Resources or Waste and Storm Water
Uzun + Case
University of Louisville Pedestrian Bridge
Category: Special Projects
SR 141 Traffic Study
Category: Studies, Research and Consulting Engineering Services
*One of these winners will be announced as the 2019 Grand Award Winner at the Georgia Engineering Awards.
ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE HONOR AWARD WINNERS
Bennett & Pless
The Fox Theatre Renovation
Heath & Lineback Engineers
Lanier Technical College, Hall County Campus
Sun Valley Drive Extension, Phase I
Western Summit Constructors, Inc.
RM Clayton WRC Headworks Improvements Design-Build
ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE MERIT AWARD WINNERS
American Engineers, Inc.
East Cherokee Drive at Gaddis Road Roundabout
Prime Engineering, Inc.
Ramp 6 Deicing Area Improvements
SR 133 Widening
ENGINEERING EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR
ENGINEERING ORGANIZATION VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR
Angela Snyder, PE - ACEC
Jeffrey S. Chiu, PE, F.ASCE - ASCE