ASTM International has presented its Award of Merit to Roger Lewis Brockenbrough for his contributions to its metallic-coated iron and steel products committees.

The award, which includes the accompanying title of fellow, is ASTM’s highest recognition for distinguished service and outstanding participation in ASTM International committee activities, the organization said.

Brockenbrough has worked with ASTM for 41 years and is instrumental in the development of numerous new specifications and standard practices, according to ASTM. He is also member of the ASTM International committee on light metals and alloys (B07).

Brockenbrough has served as president of RL Brockenbrough & Associates since 1990, and previously held positions in the US Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh-Des Moines Steel Company, and US Steel Corporation.

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