July 09, 2020

Arteco | FLD Top Leaderboard | 600×75

ASTM International

article image
ASTM approves the first standard for commercial spaceflight

ASTM International’s commercial spaceflight committee (F47), launched in 2016, has approved its first technical standard. The new guide (F3344) covers fundamental safeguards for storing, using, and handling liquid rocket propellants. The document was developed by the subcommittee on spaceports. “Our committee has been working diligently to develop industry consensus standards for commercial spaceflight. We are […]

February 11, 2019
article image
Taco van der Maten begins term as ASTM International board chairman

Taco van der Maten, marketing manager for Malvern Panalytical, in Almelo, The Netherlands, has started his term as 2019 chairman of the ASTM International board of directors. ASTM International’s board is made of 25 leaders from a variety of companies, associations, universities, government bodies, and other organizations around the world. For example, its incoming cohort of board members represents Knauf Middle […]

January 4, 2019