ARTBA recognized transportation design and construction industry leaders Oct. 5 with four division awards during the association’s national convention in Tucson. Here are the awards and this year’s honorees:

  • Guy Kelcey:  Tim Faerber, senior vice president, HNTB Corp.

This award, which honors Guy Kelcey, one of the Planning & Design (P&D) Division’s organizers, is given each year to an ARTBA member who has exhibited a high degree of service to the association’s P&D Division.

  • Paul F. Phelan Memorial:  Randy Lake, CEO, Oldcastle Materials

Established in 1971, it is given annually in recognition of outstanding contributions to the ARTBA Materials and Services Division and the transportation construction industry.

  • John “Jake” Landen Memorial Highway SafetyKing Gee (public sector), director of Engineering and Technical Services for the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) and 35-year leader at the U.S. Federal Highway Administration; and Bryce Anderson (private sector), chairman of Ennis-Flint.

Established in 1989 in memory of Traffic Safety Industry Division leader and Past ARTBA Chairman (1976) J.C. Landen, this annual award recognizes outstanding contributions to highway safety.

  • S.S. Steinberg:   Dr. Teresa Adams, professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Created in honor of S.S. Steinberg, the founding president of the Research and Education Division, the award recognizes an individual who has made remarkable contributions to transportation education.