Thomas H. Speller Award - Participate - SAE International

Thomas H. Speller Award

Established in 1983, this award recognizes unusual achievements of an individual who, through dedicated service, tireless efforts, high ideals, and vision, contributed significantly to the implementation of manufacturing processes and methodologies in the dedicated discipline of automated fastening machines and their applications.

The award consists of a framed certificate and is presented each year at either the Aerospace Manufacturing and Automated Fastening Conference and Exhibition or the AeroTech Congress.

Year

Name

Employer

2019

Mark Smith

Lockheed Martin Corporation

2018

Holger Maylaender

Broetje-Automation GmbH

2017

Herbert Cupp

Electroimpact Inc.

2015

Anthony S. Goddard

GEMCOR

2014

Clayton L. Munk

Boeing Co

2013

Daniel Grenier

Bombardier Aerospace

2012

Don Youngblood

Arconic Fastening Systems & Rings

2011

John P. Brennan

 

2010

Edmund L. Bella

Manca Inc

2009

Kim Nixon

Precorp Utah

2008

Bill Mangus

GEMCOR

2007

Gordon L. Allen

Boeing Co

2006

Ken Benczkowski

Broetje-Automation Gmbh

2005

John Hartmann

Electroimpact Inc

2004

Christian Schaefer

Boeing Co

2003

Robert N. Burns

APS Associates

2002

Gerhard Holtmeier

Broetje-Automation Gmbh

2001

Michael Jones

 

2000

William A. Leblanc

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co

1999

Dr. Peter B. Zieve

Electroimpact Inc

1998

Michael Frank Latimer

 

1997

Alvin N. Brantley

Hi-Shear Corp

1996

Mike Blanc

 

1995

Thomas E. Endres

Univ of Dayton

1994

James E. Clifton

Aerospace Precision Systems Inc

1993

Archie D. Crowe

Lockheed Martin Corp

1992

Charles H. Saurer

Fairchild Industries Inc

1991

Don Stuhlmiller

 

1990

Pete Clayton

 

1989

Bob Starnes

 

1988

Joe Gebbia

 

1987

Toni Falcioni

 

1986

Carl R. Hartup

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co

1985

Ray Billington

GEMCOR

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