WEFTEC ’16: CH2M’s Jeyanayagam recognised as 2016 WEF Fellow
Dr. Samuel Jeyanayagam, CH2M vice president and senior principal technologist, has been recognised as a 2016 Water Environment Federation Fellow...
DENVER, CO - Dr. Samuel Jeyanayagam, CH2M vice president and senior principal technologist, has been recognised as a 2016 Water Environment Federation (WEF) Fellow for his distinguished accomplishments and contributions to the preservation and enhancement of the global water environment.
WEF Fellows are recognised in various areas of expertise including, but not limited to design, education, operations, regulation, research, utility management and leadership.
Dr. Jeyanayagam has been an active member in WEF for more than 30 years and has held a variety of leadership roles, including serving a three-year term as chair of the largest WEF committee, the Municipal Resource Recovery Design Committee, and guiding the development of programs and resources for the advancement of best design practices.
One of 15 professionals to accept this esteemed designation, Dr. Jeyanayagam has co-authored more than 26 WEF publications and written and presented more than 180 papers.
As Task Force Chair, he led a group of industry leaders in the development of the recent Nutrient Roadmap.
"Dr. Jeyanayagam is a recognised leader within the wastewater industry, and we are extremely honored to have him represent CH2M and our global wastewater technology team with this prestigious recognition," said CH2M global water business group president Peter Nicol. "Dr. Jeyanayagam specialises in resource recovery technologies and nutrient removal and has been involved in leading several committees to establish the industry's best practices and guidelines for these types of technology solutions."