This award is sponsored by the Canadian Geotechnical Society – Southern Ontario Section (CGS-SOS) and recognizes the recipient’s contributions to the geotechnical community in Southern Ontario through service to the advancement of research, improvement of design, development of construction, and/or participation at CGS-SOS.
In order to be eligible for the award the nominee must:
- Have served the geotechnical community and contributed in development and advancement of geotechnical society in Southern Ontario.
- Be nominated by at least three people and 67% (2/3) of the nominators must be former mentees of the nominee, whom he/she has helped in technical advancement and/or professional development.
- Be practising or must have practised in the Southern Ontario region.
Individuals cannot nominate themselves.
Serving or participating at CGS-SOS is preferred, in case of a tie.
The award will be presented once per year only if an eligible individual is nominated.
List of previous recipients:
|2017 – 2018||Jim Bruce|
|2016 – 2017||Dave Dundas|
|2015 – 2016||Brian Isherwood|
|2014 – 2015||Paulo Branco|
|2013 – 2014||William Lardner|
|2012 – 2013||Fred Matich|
|2011 – 2012||Peter Wu|
|2010 – 2011||Owen White|
|2009 – 2010||William Trow|
|2008 – 2009||John Seychuk|
|2007 – 2008||Ken Peaker|
|2006 – 2007||Murty Devata|
|2005 – 2006||Manny Fine|
|2004 – 2005||Roy Walker|