A. Frank Alsobrook Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Distinguished Service Award

The Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Distinguished Service Award, established in 1995, recognizes members who have significantly contributed to the workings of SME and the Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division; and have an outstanding reputation for professionalism and accomplishments. The award consists of an engraved plaque to be presented at the annual Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Luncheon.

The recipient must be an active member of SME; and would preferably (a) have served the Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division in an exemplary manner; (b) have served on SME committees or Boards; (c) have participated in SME technical programming by chairing sessions or authoring papers of relevance to the Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division; (d) have significantly contributed to the workings of SME and the Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division; (e) have an outstanding reputation for professionalism and accomplishments and/or (f) be able to receive the award in person. A previous recipient of the Hardinge Award is not eligible.

Award Recipients

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2014 - Srinivas Veeramasuneni

About The A. Frank Alsobrook Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Distinguished Service Award:

The Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Distinguished Service Award, established in 1995, recognizes members who have significantly contributed to the workings of SME and the Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division; and have an outstanding reputation for professionalism and accomplishments.

2012 - Robert Pruett
2011 - Mark Herpfer
2010 - Michael J. Sapko
2010 - Bill Langer
2009 - Roger S. Austin
2008 - Gretchen K. Hoffman
2007 - Jessica Elzea Kogel
2006 - Kathy Littleton
2005 - Sarkis G. Ampian
2004 - Sam M. Pickering, Jr.
2003 - Fred G. Heivilin
2002 - Robert C. Freas
2001 - Dennis P. Bryan
2000 - A. Frank Alsobrook
1999 - James C. Norman
1998 - Nikhil C. Trivedi
1997 - H. Lyn Bourne
1996 - Gordon C. Presley
1995 - Bruce H. Mason