ASTM International’s committee on metallic-coated iron and steel products (A05) has presented Joel Hahm, senior engineer at Contech Engineered Solutions LLC, with its Kenneth J. Boedecker Jr. Award.
Hahm was recognized for his exemplary contributions to the success of committee A05 and industry-leading expertise on buried bridges. A long-time member of ASTM International, Hahm has been previously honored by the committee with the Award of Appreciation (2017).
Hahm has worked with Contech Engineered Solutions since 2019, and his work includes design of structural plate buried bridge structures and working with engineers, owners, and contractors on development of buried bridge projects. Earlier in his career, he worked with such organizations as Big R Bridge, Geotechnical Services Inc., and American Engineering Testing Inc.
Hahm’s other professional memberships include the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance of Way Association, Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance, Transportation Research Board, and National Corrugated Steel Pipe Association.