News from the Standards Industry

An ongoing study by a team from the National Institute of Standards and Technology aims to address the issues around using wireless communications on the factory floor.
The rooftop air conditioner standards will cover new units on low-rise buildings such as hospitals, schools, and retail stores.
A new ASTM International standard will help manufacturing plants better recycle returned fresh concrete, supporting the growth in sustainable construction practices.
The auto-ignition properties determine the performance of an engine and so have a significant influence on its design.
Companies such as water parks that buy stationary wave systems will use the standard to help determine the safety of the system being considered.
The recommended practices for workplace safety and health focus on finding and fixing hazards before accidents happen.
States with greater compliance with American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers standards had 11% fewer farm equipment road crashes than states with lower rates of compliance.
Expansion driven by increased demand for specialized content from technical professionals and advertisers.
ISO 41001 will help to clarify what facilities management is and why it’s a strategically important discipline.
A collaboration among three voluntary standards organizations could benefit interoperability, accelerated by manufacturers’ pursuit of the Industrial Internet of Things.
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