Ball to Speak at 81st General Meeting

Joseph F. Ball, P.E., Announced as General Session Presenter
The National Board announces Joseph F. Ball will address the Monday General Session at the 81st General Meeting in Nashville. His presentation is entitled, Applicability of National Board Testing Data to Reliability for Industry.
Mr. Ball is director of the National Board Pressure Relief Department. He is responsible for pressure relief device new construction and repair certification programs, and test lab operations. He is also responsible for the conduct of shop reviews of valve and rupture disk manufacturers, assemblers, repair organizations, and test laboratories.
Mr. Ball is a professional engineer in the state of Ohio and is a National Board instructor for A and VR courses. He is the secretary of the NBIC Subcommittee on Pressure Relief Devices. He is also a member of the ASME Subcommittee on Safety Valve Requirements and the PTC-25 Pressure Relief Device Committee.