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Building Safety Redefined

Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Consumer Products
Environment
Buildings today can meet societal and personal needs like never before, and standards are part of the picture. Robert A. Ivy, CEO of the American... more


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Innovation in Infrastructure

Industry Sectors: 
Transportation
Construction
Consumer Products
A director at AECOM, a global firm that builds, finances and operates diverse types of infrastructure, Anne Ellis, P.E., talks about her work in... more


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Standards in the United Arab Emirates

Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Consumer Products
The Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology holds responsibility for formulating and issuing national standards as well as adopting... more


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Manufacturing: Poised for Growth

Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Consumer Products
Metals & Materials
Safety
Environment
Transportation
Chemicals
Energy
Medical
Quality
Jay Timmons, chief executive of the National Association of Manufacturers, shares some insights... more


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Leveraging Standards in the Energy Resurgence

Industry Sectors: 
Consumer Products
Metals & Materials
Environment
Transportation
Chemicals
Energy
Quality
Marathon Petroleum's Fred Walas talks about today's energy developments, sustainability at his company's refineries and the crucial role of standards... more


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Strategic Standardization

Industry Sectors: 
Chemicals
Consumer Products
Safety
Metals & Materials
Quality
Construction
Environment
Transportation
Energy
Medical
SCC leader John Walter discusses the strategic value of standardization, his organization’s priorities and harmonizing Canadian and U.S. standards... more


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Creating a New Generation of Aircraft and Pilots

Industry Sectors: 
Transportation
Consumer Products
Quality
Chemicals
Construction
Metals & Materials
Safety
Environment
Medical
Energy
An international trade association, GAMA represents more than 85 of the world’s leading manufacturers of general aviation aircraft, components and... more


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Steel and Standards

Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Consumer Products
Metals & Materials
Safety
Environment
Transportation
Chemicals
Energy
Medical
Quality
How does ArcelorMittal use standards in its materials production business?... more


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A Commitment to Standards

Industry Sectors: 
Metals & Materials
Safety
Medical
Energy
Consumer Products
Environment
Construction
Transportation
Quality
Chemicals
General Electric participates in standards development through its work on numerous committees and organizations. Philip Piqueira discusses why this... more


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International Trade and Standards

Industry Sectors: 
Standards Development Tips
There have been at least two major developments since the adoption of the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade Agreement in 1994 that... more

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