Twin Cities Chapter

Date: April 4, 2000

Topic: MN OSHA Update

Host: St. Paul Companies

Summary of Meeting:

The Twin Cities Chapter met on Tuesday, March 21st at the St. Paul Companies in downtown St. Paul, MN. The purpose was to have a MN OSHA representative give us an update on proposed new regulations and answer any OSHA related questions that members may have. In addition, Patricia Zvonar, Matheson Gas presented an overview on the new safe gas technology available now for the CVD process area of the fab. Thirteen members attended the meeting representing VTC, FSI, Honeywell, Cypress, St. Paul Co., USTC and independent consultants.

Thanks to Garry Kroft and Tom Arch, St. Paul Companies for hosting the meeting.

The meeting proceeded as follows:

1) MN OSHA Representative, Carol McLean

2) Patricia Zvonar, Matheson Gas - New Safe Gas Technology Update

3) SESHA Conference Promotion to Attend

4) Fire Lab Tour - Optional


For more information on the SESHA Twin Cities Chapter meetings contact:

Heartland Region Director:

David Bartko - Aon Risk Services, 952-656-8183,

Twin Cities Chapter President:

Pat Gruneberg - Cypress, 612-851-5018,