Session 2 – Sharing of Knowledge Through Industry Planning Advisory Notices (PAN’s), White Papers, and Standardsnd Standards

Session 2 – Sharing of Knowledge Through Industry Planning Advisory Notices (PAN’s), White Papers, and Standards.

On March 24, 2021, Scott Stekr, VP of US Engineering for Perfect Vision, Brandon Chapman, Engineering and NPD Manager for Valmont Site Pro1, Dale Heath, Structural Support Product Line Manager for CommScope, and Michelle Kang, P.E., Geographic Discipline Leader for Maser Consulting, P.A., conducted Session 2 of the NATE UNITE 2021 Educational Series titled “Sharing of Knowledge Through Industry Planning Advisory Notices (PAN’s), White Papers, and Standards”.

The industry continues to evolve and mature; as this occurs the need to share knowledge with one another is necessary to support the deployment and maintenance of the telecommunications infrastructure. This panel discussed some of the current outreach efforts through standards, Planning Advisory Notice, and White papers.

PAN’s – How some of the recent PAN’s help contractors in their efforts to support end users and educate their team members. Highlighted will be roles and responsibilities and how to choose a proper mount to meet your end user’s needs.

White Papers – The white paper dealing with climbing facilities as well as the recent one on tower reliability and how these white papers can be used by contractors to help educate their team members as well as work to effectively communicate with end users, structure owners, regulators, etc.

TIA 5053 – Mounting System Classification – How does this standard help the end user, contractors, structure owners and engineers?

Scott Stekr Session 14

Moderator
Scott Stekr • VP of US Engineering
PerfectVision

Dale Heath

Dale Heath • Structural Support Product Line Manager
CommScope

Brandon Chapman Session 14

Brandon Chapman • Engineering and NPD Manager
Valmont Site Pro 1

Michelle Kang Headshot2 (2)

Michelle Kang, P.E. • Geographic Discipline Leader
Maser Consulting

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