AFT's Platinum Pipe Award recognizes excellence in piping and ducting system modeling using AFT software.

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Congratulations to the 2015 winners!

 Use of Software Features and Model Creativity:

Winner: Nelius Joubert, SASOL

Honorable mention: William Allred, RS&H

Honorable mention: Rory Heim, Swanson Rink

Honorable mention: Agnieszka Markwica, Energoprojekt Katowice

Operational benefits and sustainability:

Winner: Bryan Whitfield, Fiat Chrysler Group

Correlation to test/field data:

Winner: Charles M. Williamson, PE., Stone & Webster Engineering