Donald L. Detwiler Receives ACPA's Hartmann-Hirschman-Egan Award
Pennsylvania businessman, Donald L. Detwiler, recognized with prestigious, national award for his career-long impact on the transportation industry.
By: American Concrete Pavement Association
This award is the most coveted award presented by the ACPA. The award recognizes individuals, companies, and organizations for unparalleled commitment, dedication, participation, and leadership in the concrete pavement industry.
Detwiler has been Vice Chairman of New Enterprise Stone & Lime Company since June 23, 2011 and served as its Chief Executive Officer from 1992 to March 2013. Detwiler served as the President of New Enterprise Stone & Lime Company from 1990 to June 23, 2011. He has been a Director at New Enterprise Stone & Lime Company since 1972.
Among his many accomplishments, Detwiler has served as Chairman of the ACPA Board of Directors in 1979. He was instrumental in the establishment of the ACPA Northeast Chapter in 1987, which was the first affiliated ACPA Chapter. He served as the first Chairman of the ACPA Northeast Chapter, the predecessor organization of the ACPA Pennsylvania Chapter (ACPA/PA). Detwiler was also elected as the first Life-Member of ACPA/PA.
"Mr. Donald L. Detwiler is most deserving of this award for his commitment, focus, and accomplishments within the concrete paving industry," says Charles Niederriter, 2018 Chairman of ACPA/PA. "He is among Pennsylvania's most forward thinking, innovative, and determined professionals in the transportation community."
"I have always considered Don as the E. F. Hutton of Pennsylvania's concrete pavement industry; when he speaks, people listen," adds John M. Becker, President of ACPA/PA.
The American Concrete Pavement Association is the national trade association for the concrete pavement industry. The primary mission of the ACPA is to lead the promotion of concrete pavement, and align its members, chapters/state pavement association affiliates (which includes ACPA/PA) and partners for effective and valued concrete pavement promotion, advocacy and technical support on behalf of the concrete pavement industry. More information about ACPA and ACPA/PA can be found at http://longerlifepavement.com.
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