5S Shovel (WEF)

The Select Society of Sanitary Sludge Shovelers was originated to encourage members to "get involved."  You cannot join the Society -- you must be "selected" -- on the basis of merit.

To learn more about the 5S Society, please visit WEF's website by clicking HERE.

 

PAST RECIPIENTS

2016

Jenny Hartfelder

2014

Chris Huyghue

Willard D'Eon

Robert Haller

Sandra Ralston

2013

Clara Shea

Stefan Furey

Bruce Buchanan

Hettie Sacre

Darryl MacLennan

Dan Harvey

Rick Reid

Andre Chenard

2011

Gary Chew

Rob Gillis

Roland Richard

Bill Borlase

Peter Nichol

Betty Jordan

 

Bedell Award (WEF)

The Bedell Award is awarded by the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and may be presented every three years to a member of ACWWA to acknowledge extraordinary service to a WEF Member Association. The award is named for Arthur Sidney Bedell, WEF’s second president for his long devotion and service to the New York Sewage and Industrial Wastes Association, now the New York Water Environment Association. He was Chief of the Bureau of Sewage and Waste Disposal of the New York State Department of Health. The Award was first awarded by ACWWA in 2009.

 

PAST RECIPIENTS

2015

Bruce Buchanan

Moncton, NB

2014

Willard D'Eon

Halifax, NS

2012

Stefan Furey

Halifax, NS

2011

Rob Gillis

Halifax, NS

2010

Roland Richard

Moncton, NB

2009

Gary Chew

Sydney River, NS 

 

Burke Award (WEF)

The Burke Award is awarded by the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and recognizes a municipal or industrial wastewater facility for establishing and maintaining an active and effective safety program. This award was established in 1982 in honour of George W. Burke, Jr., for his many years of service to both the water environment field and WEF as staff manager of technical services. Mr. Burke was instrumental in developing WEF's annual safety survey and assisting in the production of several safety training aids and promotional packets.

  

The purpose of this award is to encourage an active and effective safety program in municipal and industrial wastewater facilities.

 

PAST RECIPIENTS

2014

CBRM

Wastewater Treatment Plant

Sydney, NS

2013

City of Fredericton Engineering & Operations Dept Safety Committee

 

Contribution Award (AWWA OR WEF)

The Contribution Award, formerly the Volunteer Recognition Award, is awarded by ACWWA and may be presented annually to recognize outstanding contributions by an individual or a group of individual volunteers to ACWWA programs and/or the water industry throughout Atlantic Canada. The nominee must be a member of ACWWA, (AWWA or WEF), or employed by a utility member of ACWWA.

  

PAST RECIPIENTS

2018

Jeff Jensen

Dartmouth, NS

 

Sansom Equipment

2017

Betty Pryor

Charlottetown, PE

 

Steve Gregory, Greatario

2016

Shawn MacDonald

Halifax, NS

2015

Cathy Cameron

Halifax, NS

2014

Julie Stokes

Moncton, NB

2013

Amy Winchester

Saint John, NB

2012

Jennie Rand

Wolfville, NS

2011

Stephanie Gora

Halifax, NS

2010

Ben Pitman

Amherst, NS

2009

Alan Benninger

Nova Scotia Environment

2008

Jamie Hannam

Halifax, NS

2007

Debbie Smith

St. John’s, NL

2005

Halifax Regional Water Commission

2004

McLennan Sales

 

2003

Sansom Equipment