DENVER — CH2M HILL’s Rangesh Srinivasan, Kar Munirathinam, Tim Harrison, Jeff Tudini and Tom Sandy have been selected as recipients of the Water Environment Federation (WEF) 2012 Rudolfs Medal for their paper, “Selenium Treatment of Mine Water Effluent in a Fluidized Bed Reactor (FBR),” which was presented at WEFTEC 2011 by Kar Munirathinam.
The Rudolfs Medal was established in 1949 and is named after Willem Rudolfs, an active WEF member and primary force in industrial waste research. This award recognizes noteworthy accomplishments in any aspect of industrial waste management research published in WEF conference proceedings or periodicals.
“Industries face increasing public, media and regulatory scrutiny regarding how they source, treat and manage water. Receiving the Rudolfs Medal is a great acknowledgment for CH2M HILL Water Business Group’s Industrial, Energy and Mining Platform, as it demonstrates our expertise in technology applications and innovation in the industrial water sector, and how we are helping our clients achieve regulatory compliance with more cost-effective solutions,” said Steve Gelman, director of CH2M HILL Water Business Group’s Industrial, Energy and Mining Platform.