Award winners

The City of Rio Dell Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade and Effluent Disposal Project won the American Public Works Association 2013 Wastewater Project of the Year Award. Back row: John Maniscalo, structural engineer, HDR; Daryl Cornel, design engineer/drafter, HDR; Bret Rinehart, project engineer, Wahlund Construction; Craig Olson, managing project engineer, HDR; Richard Behrens, construction manager/inspector, Kurt Hirtzer Inspection Services. Front row: Rick Chicora, wastewater superintendent, city of Rio Dell; Rio Dell Mayor Jack Thompson; Stephanie Beauchaine, finance director/project manager, city of Rio Dell.

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