Perkins-Bonyton Award

The award is presented in two categories: to an operator of a plant serving less than 1,000 customers, and to the operator of a plant serving more than 1,000 customers. These awards are given to active licensed plant operators who have demonstrated exemplary ability in the operation of a water plant. Recipients must have demonstrated exceptional responsibility and the desire to increase their knowledge of water treatment.

2016 Perkins-Boynton Award Winner

Small System (<3,300 population) – Jeff Pippet
Large System (>3,300 population) – Sam Anderson

2012 winners of the AWOP Area Wide Optimization Program

Beckley Water Company

The Environmental Protection Agency designed AWOP to enhance public health protection through optimizing the performance and operations of existing facilities. The award is administered locally by the West Virginia Bureau of Public Health.

2017 Meter Madness WVAWWA

1st Place – Scott Mays
2nd Place – Dakota Pentasuglia

2016 Competition Winners Meter Madness Competition

1st Place – David Humphrey, Beckley Water Company, 15.78 sec (final)
2nd Place – Scott Mays, Beckley Water Company, 20.75 sec (final)
3rd Place – Kira Shamblin, West Virginia American Water Kanawha Valley District, 18.28 sec (preliminary)

2017 Tapping Competition WVAWWA

1st Place – Beckley Water Tap Masters
2nd Place – Beckley Water Blazing Bits

Tapping Competition

1st Place – Beckley Water Tap Masters, Beckley Water Company, 2:09.44
2nd Place – Baylee’s Beating Hearts, West Virginia American Water Kanawha Valley District, 2:14.12
3rd Place – Beckley Blazin Bits, Beckley Water Company, 2:31.78