Phoenix Branch Awards


Phoenix Branch Award 2020

At our March 11, 2020 luncheon, the Phoenix Branch presented several awards:
Government Civil Engineer of the Year: Thomas Loomis, PE. Thomas is a long-time employee of the Flood Control District of Maricopa County.

Government Civil Engineer of the YEar
Tom Loomis


Small Project of the Year: Arizona Water Company (AWC) Pinal Valley Recharge and Recovery Facility. Key project team members included: Project Owner – AWC; Design Engineer – Carollo Engineers Inc. in association with Clear Creek Associates; Contractor – Hunter Contracting.

Small Project of the Year
L-R Mayor Jon Thompson (City of Coolidge), Fred Schneider (AWC), Richard Hacker (AWC), Don Hanson (Clear Creek), Rob Buss (Carollo), Andrew Ortiz (Hunter), Jim Brost (Hunter)


Large Project of the Year: Arizona Water Company Santiago Trail Nitrate Removal Facility, Booster Pump Station, and Water Storage Tank. Key project team members included: Project Owner – AWC; Design Engineer – Dibble Engineering with GHD; Contractor – Fann Environmental.

Large Project of the Year
L-R Fred Schneider (AWC), Richard Hacker (AWC), Mike Young (Fann), Jake Nelson (Dibble), Ezra Page (Dibble), Frederick Tack (GHD)


During November 2020, the Branch will again be soliciting award nominations for recognition in Spring 2021.