Since 2005 ANAB has been owned equally by ANSI and ASQ; the purchase will result in ANAB becoming a wholly owned subsidiary of ANSI, registered as a separate legal entity and renamed the ANSI National Accreditation Board.
ANSI coordinates, facilitates and promotes the development of voluntary consensus standards that are relied upon by the industry, government agencies and consumers across the United States and around the world.
Over a year in the creation, Lawrence Romorini, founder of One Of A Kind Art Studio and his team worked with ANSI's Communications Department to cull through hundreds of photos, publications, 3D items and memorabilia that commemorate the past century and reflect the present story.
Guberman said NIST, ANSI, ANAB and IAF are colluding to restrain competition by utilizing Government power and influence to promote an anti-competitive accreditation scheme operated primarily by privately owned ANAB and its sister operation IAF while both entities remained under the leadership of Mr.
"The mission of the US/TAG is to thoroughly review the ISO standards for woodworking machines and produce an ISO standard which can later be nationally adopted as an ANSI-approved American National Standard," says Mark Craig, CEO of Giben America and WMIA ANSI Chair.