Technical Excellence

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 highest award, Continuous Improvement Excellence Award, Velan Multi-project Acquisition Award (MPA) (1995).
  • 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- ).
  • Chairman, ASME Standards Committee on Nonmetallic Pressure Piping (2011 – )
  • Chairman, ASME BPTCS Task Force on Nonmetallic Piping and Components (2009- 2011).
  • Member, ASME Board on Nuclear Codes and Standards (BNCS) (2010- )
  • Member, ASME Board on Pressure Technology Codes and Standards (2006 – )
  • Liaison for ASME Board on Pressure Technology Codes and Standards and the ASME Board on Nuclear Codes and Standards (2010- ).

 

Participation in ASME B31, Pressure Piping Code Committees 
  • Chairman, ASME B31, Pressure Piping Code Standards Committee (2007- 2013)
  • Chairman, ASME B31.1, Power Piping Code Committee (2003 – 2009)
  • Chairman, ASME B31.1 Executive Committee (2003- 2009)
  • Chairman, Materials Subgroup, ASME B31.1, Power Piping Code (1999-2003)
  • Inaugural Chairman, ASME B31 Materials Technical Committee (MTC) (2000-2009).
  • Member, ASME B31.1 Executive Committee (2000-2009)
  • Member, ASME B31.1, Power Piping Code Committee (1991- )
  • Member, ASME B31.1 Piping Systems Performance Group (1994- )
  • ASME Liaison between ASME B31.1 Subcommittee and ASME B16 Main Committee and Subcommittees (1993- )

 

ASME Standards Committee on Nonmetallic Pressure Piping Systems (NPPS)
  • Inaugural Chairman. ASME Standards Committee on Nonmetallic Pressure Piping Systems (NPPS) (2011- 2014).
  • Member, ASME Subcommittee on Nonmetallic Materials (2012- ).

 

Participation in ASME B16 Committees for Standardization of Valves, Flanges, Fittings, Gaskets, and Valve Actuators
  • Vice Chairman, ASME B16 Main Committee for Standardization of Valves, Flanges, Fittings, Gaskets, and Valve Actuators (2001 -2007).
  • Chairman, ASME B16 Committee on Flanges (2002 – 2008).
  • Chairman, Redesign Task Force, ASME B16, Main Committee (1999- 2004)
  • Inaugural Chairman, ASME B16 Materials Technical Committee (2008-2011)
  • Member of ASME B16 Main Committee USTAG (United States Technical Advisory Group) for ISO Standards (1997 – ).
  • Member, ASME B16 Standards (Main) Committee (1996- )
  • Member, ASME B16 Subcommittee N, Valves (1996- )
  • Member, ASME B16 Subcommittee C, Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings  (1993-     )
  • Member, ASME B16 N Task Force for addition of Grade 91 Materials (1996-99)
  • Member, ASME B16 C Task Force for addition of Grade 91 Materials (1996-99)
  • Member, ASME B16 C Task Force for development of new ASME Standard for Steel Blanks, B16.48 (1993- 97)
  • Member, ASME B16.10 Metrication Task Force (1994- 99)

 

Participation in ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Committees
  • Attended ASME Section XI Committee Meetings regularly (1979-1994)
  • Member, ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section XI, Task Force for Class 2 Systems (1980-1981).
  • Contributing Member, ASME BPV Standards Committee, Materials (2012- ).
  • Member, ASME BPV Section II Standards Committee, Materials (2000 – 2012).

 

Participation in ASME Nominating Committee (Responsible for electing the Nominee for ASME President, Governors, and Vice Presidents)
  • Member, ASME Nominating Committee (2007)
  • Member, ASME Nominating Committee (2008 )

 

Participation in ISO (International Standards Organization) Committees
  • Vice Chairman, ISO TC5/SC 10, Subcommittee on Metallic Flanges and their Joints (2003- )
  • Member, ISO/TC/153, USA Technical Advisory Group, Main Committee (2001- )
  • Member, ISO/TC5/SC5, Threaded Fittings, Solder Fittings, Welding Fittings, Pipe Threads, Thread Gauges (2001- )
  • Member, ISO/TC153/SC1, Design, Manufacture, Marking and Testing of Valves (2001- )
  • Member, ISO/TC153/SC2, Valve Actuator Attachment (2001- )

 

MOHINDER L. NAYYAR HAS SUCCESSFULLY ESTABLISHED NEW CODES AND STANDARDS COMMITTEES TO DEVELOP AND PUBLISH NEW CODES AND STANDARDS.

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