ISA Standards News

January, 2013
Dale Reed, ISA CAP
Cleveland Section Standards Chair

If you are interested in participating in developing or reviewing ISA standards, feel free to contact me at or contact the Standards department at ISA HQ. You can also go to the ISA website check out the various activities. Especially check out the Committee List page. You can sign up to be an information member of any committee that interests you. Consider joining as a Voting Member on committees whose standards would affect your company.

ISA 75.27: Cryogenic Control Valve Seat Leakage Test

The newly-formed ISA75.27 Cryogenic Control Valve Seat Leakage Test Standard Subcommittee is seeking additional members. Subcommittee Chair, Lisa Miller, invites all interested ISA members to participate.
This subcommittee is responsible for developing a standard to describe various seat leakage specifications for cryogenic control valves. This standard will establish optional cryogenic seat leakage classes and test procedures for adoption by the process control industry. If you wish to participate on ISA75.27, please respond to Eliana Brazda, (please allow two weeks for a response), and indicate whether you wish to join as a voting or information member, or as an alternate for an existing voting member designated by your employer.


Our very own Harriet Randvansky received the Excellence in Enduring Service Award at the ISA Honors and Awards Event on September 24th in Orlando, FL. Bill Stange of the Dayton Section got the Division Leader of the Year Award. Gerald E. Gilman, P.E. of the Cincinnati Section was made an ISA Fellow. See the pictures here.

In addition, last year's August Golf Outing and the October Cedar Point pictures are now posted.


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