NCPTT is pleased to announce that Roy Graham and Robert Silman, both active members and Chairs Emeriti of the Preservation Technology and Training Board, were recently recognized for their professional contributions to the field of preservation.
Graham was honored with the prestigious James Marston Fitch Award by the National Council for Preservation Education for his substantial contributions to the advancement of historic preservation education in the United States. Roy has taught preservation at a number of institutions including the University of Texas at Austin, University of Virginia, Catholic University of America, University of Ljubljana in Slovenia, and University of Florida. For the full article, please visit http://fitchfoundation.org/
Silman received the Harley J. McKee Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Association for Preservation Technology International, which recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the field of preservation technology. Mr. Silman founded his engineering firm in 1966 and has consulted on more than 400 registered landmark across the United. For the full article, please visit http://www.apti.org/apt-2013-conference-new/apt-tribute/