The annual presentation of honours and awards was held in the Common Room of University College, Cork on Monday 3rd December 2001 at 6.00pm. The Deputy Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Donal Counihan attended.

Craft Apprentice award – Mr. Patrick O’Connell

Pfizers, Cork.

Nominator: Mr. Pat Mc Carthy, FÁS, Cork.

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Technician Award – Mr. John McDonald

Kilcolgan, Co Kerry.

Nominator: Dr Éamon Cashell, Dept of Applied Physics and Instrumentation, Cork Institute of Technology.

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Technologist Award – Mr. Colin Cronin

Ovens, Co. Cork. Nominated by:

Nominator: Dr. É.M. Cashell, Cork Institute of Technology,(CIT).

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Technology or Special Achievement Award –

Not awarded this year.

Ger Dullea Award – Mr. David Lonergan


Nominator: Dr. É. M. Cashell, Cork Institute of Technology,(CIT).

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This award is named to honour of Gerard Dullea, President of the Section in 1991/2 who was tragically killed in an accident in 1993.

Instrument Pioneer Award – Mr. Tom O’Sullivan

Irish Refining (Rtd), Cork.

Nominators: Mr. Gerard Linehan, Irish Refining, Cork, Mr Billy Walsh, UCC.

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