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2017 – Michael Schnieders, PG, PH-GW

schnieders, michael“Defining the Operational Age of a Well: Predicting Maintenance Issues in Advance of Failure” and “Redefining Life Expectations of New Wells Through an Analysis of Past Failures”

2016 – Peter S. Cartwright, PE

cartwright, peter s“Groundwater Contaminants and Treatment Options”




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2015 – Ronald B. Peterson

peterson, ronald b“Drilling Fluids: A Common Sense Approach”




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2014 — Carlos E. Molano, PE

molano, carlos e"Groundwater Spreadsheets: Efficient and Practical Resource for Solving Simple and Complex Flow, Pollution, and Environmental Problems"




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2013 — John Jansen, Ph.D., PG, RGp

jansen, john"Keeping the Pump Primed: Aquifer Sustainability"




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2012 — Marvin F. Glotfelty, RG

glotfelty, marvin f"Life-Cycle Economic Analysis of Water Wells — Considerations for Design and Construction"




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2011 —Tom Christopherson

christopherson, tom"The Nebraska Grout Task Force Research: Unexpected Results — New Solutions"





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2010 — Mike H. Mehmert

mehmert, mike"You Drill a Hole — You Develop a Well"




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2009 — W. Richard Laton, Ph.D., PG, CPG

laton, richard"Boring Logs — What's Important and What's Not: A Scientific Viewpoint"




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2008 — F. Michael Krautkramer, LHG, RG

krautkramer, f michael"How Much Is Enough? Making Decisions in the Water Well Industry"




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2007 — Edd Schofield

schofield, edd"Water and Oil—They Really Should Mix"




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2006 — Fred McAninch

mcaninch, fred"The Basic Drill Rig for Your Geology"

2005 — Dave Kill

Kill, Dave"Well Efficiency is Not a Myth"

2004 — Hank Baski

Baski, Hank"Ground Water: Fallacies and Forecasts"

2003 — Dave Hanson

Hansen, Dave"Introduction to the Year of the Professional"

2002 — John H. Schnieders, FAIC, CPC

schnieders, john h"Chemical Rehabilitation of Wells"

2001— Han-Olaf Pfannkuch, Ph.D.

Pfannkuch, Han-Olaf"Pump Tests for Practical People"