Quintin Watkins Receives 2017 Airfield Pavement Practitioner Award
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Mr. Quintin B. Watkins, P.E., M.ASCE, of Michael Baker International has been named the recipient of the 2017 Airfield Practitioner Award. Watkins has been involved in numerous projects involving evaluation, design, and construction of pavement facilities at numerous airports across the United States. Most notable has been his achievements at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) where he has made significant contributions during his 20+ year career as a key member of the owner's team, as well as a consultant. His work has included completing complex projects such as fast-track runway replacements, design and construction of an end-around taxiway, and key involvement in perhaps the most comprehensive pavement management system in the world.
The Airfield Pavement Practitioner Award was established in 2009 to recognize and honor practicing engineers employed in the airfield pavement engineering profession with demonstrated leadership and/or achievements in airfield pavement projects.
Mr. Watkins will receive the Airfield Pavement Practitioner Award at the ASCE T&DI International Conference on Transportation and Development in Pittsburgh, PA (July 15-18, 2018).