J. Joseph Casey, former chairman and chief executive officer of Dillingham Corp., Honolulu and San Francisco, has been installed as president of the Beavers.
Formed in 1955, the Beavers are a socially oriented trade association representing heavy-engineering companies, equipment concerns and related firms. The international group has about 850 members.
Receiving Golden Beaver Awards at the group's 33rd annual awards dinner were: George W. Saul, senior executive consultant to the Bechtel Group of Companies, San Francisco, the Management Award; Martin N. Kelley, president of Kiewit Engineering Co., Omaha, the Engineering Award; Arthur D. Poteat, vice president of Morrison-Knudsen Co., Boise, Ida., the Supervision Award, and Arthur J. Fox Jr., editor of Engineering News-Record, New York, the Service-Supply Award.