Krass earns HCSS Intern of the Year award


Keith Krass, a 2017 Slippery Rock University graduate with a degree in safety management, was named Intern of the Year by the Heavy Construction Systems Specialists, receiving the grand prize of a $10,000 scholarship.

A construction software company, HCSS sponsors the Construction Intern Awards, which are open to students in construction-related fields who interned with construction companies in the U.S. and Canada for at least two months during the 2016-17 academic year or in the summer of 2017. Krass interned as an assistant health, safety and environmental specialist with Allan Myers in Worcester in summer 2017.

Krass, who served in the U.S. Army for seven years, including three combat deployments, is currently a regional environmental health, safety and security specialist at Resource Environmental Solutions in Pittsburgh.