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Dr. Joseph Schofer

RS010917 schoferDr. Joseph L. Schofer, associate dean and professor of civil and environmental engineering at Northwestern University’s McCormick School of Engineering, is the 2017 recipient of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) prestigious S.S. Steinberg Award. He was honored Jan. 9 during the association’s annual Research & Education Division (RED) meeting in the nation’s capital. 

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Irwin Deister

RS1262016 IrwinDeister Machine Co. Inc., announced that co-owner and chairman Irwin F. Deister Jr., recently celebrated 65 years of service to the family-owned company, which was founded in 1912 and is recognized as a leading manufacturer of feeding, scalping and screening equipment for the aggregate and mining industries. 

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Doug Oberhelman

Doug OberhelmanDoug Oberhelman, chairman and chief executive officer of Caterpillar Inc., was named the sole recipient of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) highest honor – the “ARTBA Award.” It was presented to Oberhelman Oct. 6 during the association’s national convention, held in Tucson, Ariz.

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John Malinowski

John MalinowskiJohn Malinowski, Baldor Electric Co.’s senior director of industry affairs, received the MS’16 award at the 2016 Motor Summit in Zurich, Switzerland. The MS’16 award recognizes his contributions in making IE3 premium efficiency motors the global market standard. Malinowski is a voice and advocate for motor manufacturers working with standards organizations and government agencies, according to the company.

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Neal S. Berke

309e163Neal S. Berke, Ph.D., vice president of research at Tourney Consulting Group LLC in Kalamazoo, Mich., has received the Frank E. Richart Award from ASTM International Committee C09 on Concrete and Concrete Aggregates.

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