Standards Development How-to



Standards Development How-to

Planning Provides a Road Map

T oday’s work, tomorrow’s meetings and next week’s project deadline all take planning to some degree... more


Standards Development How-to

Streamline Your ASTM Meeting Preparation

It’s almost time for the first 2011 committee week, and two handy tools at “MyASTM” will help you prepare for this and other upcoming ASTM... more


Standards Development How-to

Making the Business Case

When you participate in technical committee activities, you join colleagues — corporate and government representatives, academics and researchers,... more


Standards Development How-to

Promoting Participation

If your standards development work would benefit from additional expertise to polish that practice or test that method, consider taking advantage of... more


Standards Development How-to

Roster Maintenance

To develop consensus standards, you need to collaborate. To collaborate, you need (among other things) correct contact information. And, when logged... more


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

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

Keeping Pace with PTP and CCRL

Two, three or four times a year, laboratories around the world check their performance with testing programs from ASTM International's Proficiency... more


Standards Development How-to

Sharpen Your Skills

Preparing for certification exams in concrete strength and concrete field testing? Try ASTM International’s eTEC training program... more


Standards Development How-to

Getting to Ballot

For the new year, your next committee activity and your newer members, we offer a few suggestions about a more efficient standards development... more

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