Dr. Islam El-adaway, the Hurst-McCarthy Professor of construction engineering and management, made the list of ENR Midwest’s 2019 Top Young Professionals. The 20 individuals, all under age 40, are honored for “changing construction, design and academic research.”
The list also includes S&T alumnus Chris Vaeth, vice president of preconstruction at McCownGordon Construction in Kansas City. Vaeth earned his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering in 2002. The McCownGordon Construction company was co-founded by Patrick McCown, retired CEO and a 1974 civil engineering graduate from S&T.
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