ASTM International’s Committee D35 on Geosynthetics held its mid-year committee week 5 – 7 June 2019 in Denver, Colorado. The D35 awards reception served as an inspiring highlight, with multiple honors handed out and two high-level awards issued. Of note, Kent von Maubeuge received the ASTM Award of Merit and Sam Allen was honored with the L. David Suits Award.
D35 AWARDS - KENT VON MAUBEUGE
The ASTM Award of Merit is the standards body’s highest honor, and with it the recipient earns the prestigious title of Fellow. It is ASTM’s highest recognition for individual contributions to standards development.
Kent von Maubeuge (NAUE) was recognized for his 25+ years of contributions to geotechnical engineering standards development and committee leadership. With D35, he has been...