What is mil spec? And what are some of the most commonly used military specifications or mil spec?
Tiles along with many other building materials need to meet various industrial standards.
What is heat treatment and annealing? What are the major heat treatment standards, and who sets them?
What are the standards for electrically conductive plastic and plastic insulators?
A country is not only identified by its people and government, but by its architecture. “Through architecture it's possible to gauge many things about a culture, such as lifestyle, artistic sensibilities and social structure.” For example,...
Ergonomic standards give designers guidance in how to design equipment to fit users. What are the major ergonomic standards designers and engineers must follow?
The National Electrical Safety Code or NESC is published by the IEEE. What does the NESC mandate? What does the National Electrical Safety Code cover?
What are the standards for engineering drawings and documentation?
This was written by me, and first appeared in the August 2006 newsletter of the Arizona Registrar of Contractors. It contains some very good information for the delivery of a construction project, so I thought that I would now include it as a hub....
The two major clean room standards by the International Standards Organization are ISO 14644 and ISO 14698. What do these cleanroom standards say?