industry involvement

Organization 

Participant 

 Involvement

 NESC

 Nelson Bingel

 Chairman of Main Committee

 IEEE

 Nelson Bingel

 Chairman of ASC O5 (ANSI 05 Standards)

 NACE

 Kristopher Neighbor

 Vice-Chairman of TG 431 (Guide to Evaluation of Steel Pole Strength Loss from Corrosion)

 NACE/IEEE

 Kevin Niles

 Vice-Chairman of TG 538 (Self-Weathering Steel Standards and Guidance)
 Member of TG 529 (Atmospheric Inspection and Assessment)
 Member of TG 431 (Guide to Strength Loss of Tubular Structures)
 Member of TEG 473X (Power Generation and Delivery Education Roadmap)

 NACE/IEEE

 John Kile

 Chairman of IEEE WG 12/NACE TEG 368X (Transmission and Distribution Corrosion Management Working Group)

 AWPA

 Doug Herdman

 Chairman of P-1 (Preservatives, Revision of Standards)
 Advisor to Executive Committee
 Member of T-2 (Lumber and Timber)
 Member of T-7 (Quality Control and Inspection)
 Utility Users Task Group Representative

 AWPA

 Randy Marquardt

 Member of P-3 (Organic and Organometallic Preservative Systems)
 Member of P-4 (Inorganic Preservative Systems)  
 Member of P-6 (Methods of the Evaluation of Wood Preservatives)

 AWPA

 Tom Pope

 Member of P-8 (Nonpressure Preservatives)
 Member of P-9 (Nonbiocidal Wood Protection)  
 Member of S-3 (Treated Wood Use, Handling and Disposal/Recycle/Reuse)
 Member of T-3 (Piles and Ties)
 Member of T-4 (Poles and Posts)
 Utility Users Task Group Representative

 EEI

 John Kile

 Co-Chair of the Transmission Executive Committee

 EEI

 David Bonk

 Vice-Chairman of the Distribution Regulatory Working Group
 Member of the Distribution Executive Committee

 ASTM

 Kevin Niles

 Member of G01 (Corrosion of Metals)
 Member of G01.10 (Corrosion in Soils)

Definitions: TG: Task Group; TEG: Technology Exchange Group; WG: Working Group


Certifications:

Kevin Niles - NACE Senior Corrosion Technologist

Nate Cecil - NACE Certified Coating Inspection Professional, Level II and ACI Certified Concrete Field Testing Technician, Grade I

John Kile - NACE Certified Coating Inspection Professional, Level II and ACI Certified Concrete Field Testing Technician, Grade I

Nick Harrison - NACE Certified Coating Inspection Professional, Level I

Aaron Brantley - NACE Certified Coating Inspection Professional, Level I

Donald Weimerskirk - NACE Certified Coating Inspection Professional, Level I, ACI Certified Concrete Field Testing Technician, Grade I, ACI Concrete Strength Testing Technician, and ACI Concrete Transportation Construction Inspector

Jonathan Miller - NACE Certified Corrosion Technician

Kristopher Neighbor - AWS D1.1 Structural Welding Certification


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