ASTM Service Award goes to Keith Hottle

Keith Hottle.pngKeith Hottle, director of quality and metallurgy for Sandvik Materials Technology has once again been presented with an award by ASTM International’s nonferrous and alloys committee, the Gary M. Kralik Distinguished Service Award. Keith was honored for his dedicated and significant service as a leader and key contributing member of the committee.

An ASTM International member since 1999, Keith has previously been recognized with the Award of Merit (2018), Award of Excellence (2017), and Award of Appreciation (2017, 2014, 2011). He is also a member of the ASTM International committees on steel, stainless steel, and related alloys and medical and surgical materials and devices.

Keith has served at Sandvik Materials Technology in Scranton, Pennsylvania since 1993 and holds a bachelor's degree in metallurgy and materials engineering from Lehigh University, PA. In addition to ASTM International, Keith is also a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

After a long and successful career, Keith will now retire and pursue his other interests, which include motorcycling and fishing.