The OPAL & 41st Annual OCEA Awards gala was held
on April 28, 2001, at the Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC.
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President and Mrs. Bein greet Mr. and Mrs. Riley Bechtel at a VIP reception honoring awardees.
Past President Hampton shares a moment with OCEA Finalists representing Enron Field.
Honorary Fellow is bestowed on Riley P. Bechtel.
Jorge Manuel Dengo-Obregon receives his OPAL award for Lifetime Achievement in Public Works from Executive Director Davis and President Bein.
Mr. Dengo addresses the 500 attendees at the 2nd annual OPAL gala.
Ben C. Gerwick, Jr. receives an OPAL for Lifetime Achievement in Construction from Executive Director Jim Davis.
Ben C. Gerwick, Jr. makes his OPAL acceptance remarks.
James L. Lammie addresses the OPAL audience following receipt of his OPAL for Lifetime Achievement in Management.
OPAL acceptance speech from Robert F. Mast, recipient of an OPAL for Lifetime Achievement in Design.
Grover Jackson accepts the OCEA Award of Merit from Executive Director Davis on behalf of Enron Field.
Thomas L. Moses makes acceptance remarks on behalf of Whittier Access Project for the OCEA Award of Merit.
Contributors to Whittier Access Project accept an OCEA Award of Merit.
Ralph B. Peck accepts an OPAL for Lifetime Achievement in Education from Executive Director Davis.
Acceptance remarks from life long educator Ralph B. Peck.
Whittier Access Project is the 41st recipient of ASCE's Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award.
Robert Mast's family joins in the celebration.
Ben C. Gerwick, Jr. proudly displays his OPAL Award for Lifetime Achievement in Construction with President Bein and Executive Director Davis.
Mrs. Shirley Lammie joins her husband, James, as he celebrates receipt of the prestigious OPAL Award.
Participants in the Enron Field project gather around their OCEA Award of Merit trophy.
A proud moment for the participants of the Whittier Access Project as they treasure their OCEA Award of Merit and OPAL trophies.
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