• Richard R. Lessard of ExxonMobil Research Co., Fairfax, Va., has been named a 2003 recipient of the Award of Merit from ASTM International, W. Conshohocken, Pa.

  • William Harrison has been appointed to domestic sales manager and Rob Lutinski has been named international sales manager of Teledyne Hastings, Hampton, Va.

  • Darren Prouty has won the 2002 Peterbilt/ASE Master Medium/Heavy Truck Technician of the Year Award. Prouty works for Allstate Peterbilt of Eastern Ohio, New Philadelphia, Ohio. Peterbilt is based in Denton, Texas.