News & Events
On October 23, 2019, the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) issued a press release announcing that Harvey Gershman, GBB Founder Owner Associate and Co-Founder, had been presented with the 2019 Lawrence Lecture Award. See the SWANA press release
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GBB’s 11-year federal receivership over Guam’s solid waste and disposal services has partially ended per a court order issued by the U.S. District Court of Guam. Having achieved a complete 180-degree turnaround of the island’s solid waste system, GBB will continue its technical work to complete the post-closure plan for the Ordot Dump.
In the news
The Solid Waste Association of North America awarded Harvey Gershman, GBB Founder Owner Associate and Co-Founder, the prestigious 2019 Lawrence Lecture Award at WASTECON.
- SWANA’s Press Release
- See his Lawrence Lecture presentation (PDF file)
- Video interview (3 minutes) about his career, SWANA, and the Lawrence Lecture Award
Waste Dive provides an in-depth review of two WASTECON sessions on the circular economy, moderated by GBB Project Manager Corinne Rico, where panelists shared economic, logistical and political advice.
GBB Senior Project Engineer Brad Kelley was among a group of panelists that discussed some major problems with municipal recycling and how these issues can best be addressed, at the 2019 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference.
January 26-28, 2020
Lake Buena Vista, FL
Steve Simmons and Robin Davidov: Attendees
February 17-19, 2020
March 11, 2020
Las Vegas, NV
Brad Kelley, BSME: Attendee
March 15-18, 2020
Chris Lund, P.E. and Ashlea Smith: Attendees
March 23-26, 2020
April 29 – May 1, 2020
Virginia Beach, VA
Chris Lund, P.E.: Attendee
May 17-20, 2020
Lake George, NY
June 11, 2020