WESTERVILLE, Ohio — Henry “Hank” Baski, president of Baski Inc. located in Englewood, Colorado, and Steven P. Maslansky, PG, CPG, of Maslansky GeoEnvironmental in Prescott, Arizona, have received Life Member Awards from the National Ground Water Association (NGWA) for their special service in the advancement of the groundwater industry, according to a press release.

The awards will be presented in December at the 2014 NGWA Groundwater Expo and Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, stated the release.

Baski holds seven patents, continues to develop new products and his company designs and manufactures equipment for the groundwater industry including inflatable packers, pitless units and downhole valves for both aquifer storage and recovery, as well as aquifer thermal energy storage, reported the release.

Maslansky has been a pioneer in the area of health and safety in segments of the groundwater industry ranging from groundwater scientists and engineers to drilling contractors at both environmental and water supply drilling sites; and he was among the first to conduct intensive 40-hour hazmat training programs designed specifically for those in the groundwater industry while meeting the federal statutory requirements, noted the release.

Read the entire release on Baski here.

You can find the release on Maslansky here.