MOHINDER L. NAYYAR HAS RECEIVED COVETED HONORS AND AWARDS BY HIS PIONEERING AND OUTSTANDING EFFORTS IN THE FIELD OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING.
2015 ASME B16 Hall of Fame Medal for lifetime exemplary service and leadership for distinguished contributions in the field of flanges, valves, fittings, and gaskets standards and codes and standards pertaining to other pressure retaining components.
2013 ASME B31 Forever Medal for Excellence in Piping, a Life Time Achievement Award in the area of pressure piping.
2013 ASME Leadership Award as Chair of ASME B31 Standards Committee on Pressure Piping Code (2013)
2012 Melvin R. Green Medal, ASME Council on Standards and Certification. The highest ASME award in the area of Codes and Standards.
2010 ASME Dedicated Service Award, ASME Board on Pressure Technology Codes and Standards.
Bechtel certificate of appreciation for technical excellence for technical paper on ‘Ultra Supercritical Power Plants – The Drivers and Challenges”. (2010).
Master of Power Piping Award, ASME B31.1 Power Piping Code (2009).
ASME Leadership Award as Chair of ASME B31.1, Power Piping Code.(2009)
ASME Certificate of Appreciation for contributions to ASME B16 Standards Committee and Subcommittees(2009).
ASME Leadership Award as Chair of ASME B16 Committee on Flanges and Flanged Fittings (2009).
ASME Certificate of Recognition for services as a volunteer in codes and standards (2009).
ASME Leadership Award as Chair of ASME B31 Materials Technical Committee (MTC) (2008).
ASME Fellow, January 1998.
Bechtel’s RFCI (Recognition for Continuous Improvement) award for Continuous Improvement (CI) team efforts associated with the use of P91 piping (1996).
Recipient of Bechtel’s highest award, Continuous Improvement Excellence Award for P91 Continuous Improvement (CI) team efforts (1996).
Bechtel’s recognition for continuous improvement (RFCI) award for Multi – project Acquisition (MPA) effort associated with Velan MPA agreement (1995).
Listed in Marquis Who’s Who in the East since 1995.
Listed in Marquis Who’s Who in America since 1995.
Listed in Marquis Who’s Who in the World since 1996.
Outstanding and dedicated services award for work as Editor-in-Chief of Piping Handbook (1992).
Outstanding and dedicated services award for author of Piping Databook (2003).
Bechtel certificate of appreciation for technical excellence for publishing technical paper (1990 and 1992).
Certificate of recognition for outstanding participation in National Engineers Week (1991)
Certificate of recognition for outstanding participation in National Engineers Week (1990).
MOHINDER L. NAYYAR HAS ACHIEVED AN ENVIOUS STATUS IN THE FIELD OF ENGINEERING BY BEING ELECTED TO CHAIR AND VICE CHAIR OF SEVERAL NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL BOARDS AND COMMITTEES. HE IS THE FIRST ETHNIC ENGINEER TO ACHIEVE THAT STATUS IN OVER 100 YEARS.
Participation in ASME Boards on Codes and Standards
Chairman, Training and Development Advisory Group, ASME Board on Pressure and Technology Codes and Standards (2012- )
Member, ASME Council, Standards and Certification (2011- )
Member, ASME Board on Hearings and Appeals (2011- )
Vice Chairman, ASME Board on Pressure Technology Codes and Standards (BPTCS) (2008 – 2011)
Chairman, ASME BPTCS Task Force on Materials for Ultra-supercritical Power Plants (2009- ).
PIPING HANDBOOK, SIXTH EDITION, 1992, PUBLISHED BY MCGRAW-HILL, INC., NEW YORK, USA.
“The most widely used guide to piping – now completely revised and upgraded” – Mechanical Engineering.
“Completely rewritten, reorganized, and reformatted, the new edition of this definitive sourcebook presents the most current information on pipe design practice, material applications, and industry standards.”
The sixth edition was named as “Nayyar Piping Handbook.” It was known as Crocker’s Piping Handbook for the five editions.
It offered “unsurpassed coverage of the entire field of piping”.
It was the “best seller” among reference books for many years.
PIPING HANDBOOK, 7TH EDITION, 1999, PUBLISHED BY MCGRAW-HILL, INC., NEW YORK, USA.
“Well written and coordinated…. It should be in the library of all architect and engineering firms.” – Applied Mechanics Review.
Completely revised and updated….. Covers all aspects of piping and piping systems from basic concepts to current technologies.” – New Technical books, New York Public Library.
This bestselling guide thoroughly reflects the latest changes in piping design, materials, and industry standards.
PIPING DATABOOK, FIRST EDITION, PUBLISHED BY MCGRAW HILL, INC., NEW YORK, USA.
“The name Nayyar practically equals piping.” – McGraw-Hill.
It is the one guide that puts all the practical answers close at hand.
Your QUICK KEY to time- and $-saving pipe and fitting data.
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M. L. Nayyar
ASME Life Fellow and an internationally recognized specialist in the area of piping, valves, materials, and codes and standards.