A proposed new ASTM standard will be used to ensure that the waterproofing of building and civil structures is performing as intended. Once approved, the practice will be used by architects, specifiers, membrane manufacturers, roofing contractors and warranty providers, as well as building owners, to test, verify and monitor the integrity of waterproof membranes.
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ASTM Committee F45 on Driverless Automatic Guided Industrial Vehicles organizes to consider standards for AGV performance and capabilities.
A roll clamp-equipped forklift stores and retrieves large newsprint rolls.
A unique mobile platform moves a massive 12-m-long, 18,000-kg vehicle through the production process at an automotive manufacturing facility.
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16 CFR 1222 Ruling Becomes Effective July 15
Beginning July 15, 2014, bedside sleepers must comply with ASTM F2906, Consumer Safety Specification for Bedside Sleepers, in response to its recent incorporation in 16 CFR 1222, Safety Standard for Bedside Sleepers. This rule, approved for publication in the January Federal Register by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, was i... (read more)