Tony Kriech, Vice President of Research and Development, Heritage Research Group
Tony Kriech serves as the Vice President of Research and Development for Heritage Research Group, the
research arm of The Heritage Group. The Heritage Group manages a diverse set of national and
international companies involved in highway construction and materials, environmental services,
petroleum refining, and chemical manufacturing.
Over the course of his career, Tony has developed expertise in the areas of bitumen chemistry, pavement
design, the long term health effects of exposure to bitumen emissions, and the reclamation and recycling
of hazardous and non-hazardous materials. His well-published research has led to more than 45 peer
reviewed journal articles and numerous patents.
Tony received his Bachelors of Science in Chemistry from Marian University in 1975 and received an
honorary PhD from Marian in 2014.