Leadership

TIC personnel assume leadership roles in these varied associations:


American Water Works Association

Stephen W. Meier, P.E., S.E., Managing Principal

  • Chair, AWWA Steel and Composite Water Tanks Standards Committee.  In this capacity, Steve oversees all standards development and revision processes for all steel tank standards development and revision processes for all steel tank standards. This includes D100 (design and construction), D102 (coatings), D103 (bolted tanks), D104 (cathodic protection), D106 (sacrificial anode cathodic protection systems), D107 (composite elevated tanks), D108 (aluminum dome roofs), M42 (Tank Manual), and the proposed new stainless steel bolted tank standard.
  • Chair, AWWA M42 Manual Revision Task Force
  • Technical Editor, Steel Tanks Handbook
  • Member, D107 Composite Elevated Water Tank Committee

Gregory R. “Chip” Stein, P.E., Managing Principal

  • Chair, AWWA Standard for Inspection of Water Tanks and Related Facilities (D101) Standards Committee Revision Task Force
  • Vice-Chair, AWWA Steel and Composite Water Tanks Standards Committee 
  • Member, AWWA D102 Coating Steel Water Storage Tanks Standard Committee
  • Member, AWWA D104 Automatically Controlled, Impressed-Current Cathodic Protection for the Interior Submerged Surfaces of Steel Water Storage Tanks Standard Committee
  • Member, AWWA D106 Sacrificial Anode Cathodic Protection Systems for the Interior Submerged Surfaces of Steel Water Tanks Standard Committee
  • Chapter author, AWWA M42 Steel Water Storage Tanks
  • Chapter author, AWWA Steel Tanks Handbook

National Fire Protection Association

Chip Stein

  • Principal Member, Water Tank Committees NFPA 22 and NFPA 25

NACE International

Chip Stein

  • Former member, CoatingsPro Editorial Advisory Board
  • Former member, Coatings Council

SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings

Chip Stein

  • Tutorials and Conference Chair

American Concrete Institute

Steve Meier

  • Member, Committee 371 on Concrete Pedestal Tanks
  • Former Member, Committee 376 Concrete Structures for Refrigerated Liquefied Gas Containment.

American Petroleum Institute

John M. Lieb, P.E., Chief Engineer

  • Member, API Subcommittee on Aboveground Storage Tanks
  • ANSI/API 653 Certified Aboveground Storage Tank Inspector License #51
  • API RP 579 Fitness-For-Service Training Course Certificate

Raymond E. Penny, Manager, Southwest Region

  • API 653 Certified Aboveground Storage Tank Inspector License #24584

Steel Tank Institute

Chip Stein

  • Past Chair, Field Erected Tanks Committee
  • Steel Tank Seminar Subcommittee and Presenter

Steve Meier

  • Member, Subcommittee on Concrete Pedestal Tanks 

John Lieb

  • STI Inspector AC 21310
  • Member, Standard SP031, Repair of Aboveground Tanks Committee