Standards Development How-to



Standards Development How-to

Keep the Process Moving

When you’re a technical contact/task group leader, you coordinate, communicate, delegate, motivate... more


Standards Development How-to

ASTM Introduces Videos in Standards

If a single picture is worth a thousand words, then a video may be worth the thousands of words it can take to explain an ASTM test procedure... more


Standards Development How-to

When You Do Not Agree

Before you enter a vote on a proposed standard, or if you're not sure whether to vote negatively, consider this question: Can you live with the... more


Standards Development How-to

To Begin a Standard

Standards development, particularly for the task group chairman or first-time project leader, can be daunting. But planning ahead, breaking down the... more


Standards Development How-to

Of SI and Standards

Whether current versions of time-honored standards such as specifications for steel tee rails and cement or brand new guides for search and rescue... more


Standards Development How-to

Robert's Rules of Order

Come to an ASTM International meeting with an understanding of Robert’s Rules of Order and you have a sense of how they contribute to a productive... more


Standards Development How-to

ASTM and Skill Development

He had a new job, a new role and new responsibilities. But first he had to attend an ASTM meeting. And it took a while, but John Stieha came to value... more


Standards Development How-to

Action Plan

For more than 110 years ASTM International members have been collaborating to create standards needed in the marketplace. More recently, technical... more


Standards Development How-to

Thank You!

You make the difference, and ASTM International appreciates it... more


Standards Development How-to

COTCO and COS

The Committee on Technical Committee Operations and the Committee on Standards, standing committees of the ASTM International board of directors,... more

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