This award is given to recognize an outstanding individual who by his/her efforts has demonstrated an excellence in plant maintenance programs.
Criteria for this award will include: development and implementation of effective preventive and/or corrective maintenance programs; significant reductions in equipment downtime, or significant improvements in process reliability which result from maintenance program improvements; development of effective maintenance records or management information systems; and significant improvements in maintenance personnel skills as a result of effective training programs.
Awards may be made to selected nominees in each of the states of Wyoming, New Mexico and Colorado.
Plant Maintenance Award Recipients
|1988 HarloLBailey, South Adams County Water & Sanitation District||1999 Scott Kennedy, City of Boulder WWTP
Mike Shoefelt, City of Laramie WWTP
Terry Goff, City of Carlsbad
|2000 Robert Smith, Plum Creek Wastewater Authority
Donnie Salazar, City of Santa Fe
|2001 Douglas A. Kohl, Yellowstone National park
Jeff Burkett, OMI Inc / Taos WWTP
|2002 Mark Dannells, OMI, Inc.
ArwinVasquez, OMI, Inc. Taos Wastewater Treatment Plant
|2003 Kenny Lewis, Fort Lupton Project, OMI, Inc.
Mateo Abeyta, City of Albuquerque South Side Water Reclamation Plant
|2004 Angelo Carrieri, Parker W&S District
Mark Baker, OMI, Inc., City of Rio Rancho
|2005 Jerry Lee
|2006 Leigh Rickert, Boulder WWTP
Tony Reynolds, City of Douglas
ArwinVasquez, OMI, Taos
|2007 Erik Ekbom, Pinery Water and Wastewater District
William Madasz, Teton Village Water & Sewer District
|2008 Wayne Tsosie, City of Farmington||2009 Dave Montgomery, Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Authority|
|2010 T.J. Doering OMI, Inc., City of Rio Rancho||2011 MarkBecker, CH2M HILL OMI/Rio Rancho Project|
|2013 Dale Colerick at City of Brush!||2015 Craig Hibbard, City of Fort Collins|