Salus Principals

Chris Evanston, PE

President, Electrical Technical Lead

Mr. Evanston has 20 years of experience in doing equipment safety reviews of large industrial equipment. His expertise is in the electro-mechanical aspects of equipment, including international, US, and Asian industrial equipment standards. He also has managed a group of interdisciplinary technical experts more than 20 years, providing the full range of safety evaluations for large complex industrial equipment. Mr. Evanston has been the co-chair of the SEMI Standards NA EH&S Committee since 2004. He has been the co-chair of the SEMI Electrical Safety Task Force for more than 20 years and was instrumental in the development and initial publication of SEMI S22 in 2006 and its subsequent evolution. He was also instrumental in the initiation and development of IEC 60204-33 and its continued development. He has been a Convenor with that international standards group for 20 years. He is a Professional Electrical Engineer in the State of California.