Distinguished Service Award
Rail Transportation Division

ASME Unit:   Rail Transportation Division (RTD)
Date Established:   1984
Achievement:   This award is bestowed for major, significant, and meritorious activity toward fulfilling the programs and ideals of the Rail Transportation Division and the advancement of mechanical engineering in railroad and mass transit fields.
Limitations:   ASME membership and choice of Rail Transportation Division technical interest in any area NOT covered by other Society or the Stucki or the Best Paper of the Year awards
Nomination Deadline:    
Form of Award:   Certificate signed by RTD Chair of Executive Committee
Frequency of Award:   No Limit
Administrative:   Division Honors and Awards Committee and Division Executive Committee
Level of Award:   Division
Selected By:   Honors and Awards Committee with approval of Executive Committee
Selecting Process:    
Funding:   Division Custodian Fund
Date Created:   11/21/2000
Date Modified:   5/15/2003
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Winners of the Distinguished Service Award

1984 - J. P. Van Overveen
1985 - V. Terrey Hawthorne
1985 - R. Radford
1985 - D. G. Blaine
1986 - Rene Brodeur
1986 - E. Thomas Harley
1986 - Tom Shedd
1986 - Tom Schofield
1986 - Jack Byrom
1986 - Norman A. Berg
1986 - Gus Holabeck
1986 - Fred Schulze
1986 - Leonard McLean
1986 - Thomas Larson
1986 - Robert Cantwell
1986 - Ron Dettmer
1988 - Don Wiebe
1988 - Linda Sue Boehmer
1988 - Bob Walker
1990 - Tom Schofield
1990 - William P. Manos
1990 - David G. Blaine
1990 - Don Wiebe
1990 - Grant Arrasmith
2003 - John Punwani
2003 - Charles Smith