Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Rules

P. O. Box 844
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: (573)-751-2930
Fax: (573)-751-1744


Director: J Tim Bean - State Fire Marshal, Joe Brockman, Manager, Boilers and Pressure Vessels

Details on Board or Commission

Authority: RSMo 650.210

Department: Public Safety

Mission: The Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Rules protects people and property in the State of Missouri from injury or damage that could be caused by the failure of a boiler or pressure vessel.

Function: The Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Rules interprets statutes and rules and develops rule changes relating to the safe construction, installation, inspection, maintenance, and repair of boilers and pressure vessels in Missouri. The board also reviews "state specials" not fully complying with the statutes and rules.

SubCommittees: none

Details on Meetings

Number of meetings: 4 meetings

Location of meetings: 4 in Jefferson City; other locations may be selected by the chairman, if warranted

Duration of meetings: 1 to 4 hours

Preparation time for meetings: 2 to 8 hours

Total time commitment: 8 to 12 hours

Details on Members

Total members: 7

Appointed members: 7

Term length: 4 years

Compensation: Members receive reimbursement for realized and necessary expenses.

Member Requirements: Members represent low pressure boiler users, high pressure boiler users, boiler manufacturers, boiler operators, boiler makers, insurers of boilers and pressure vessels, and professional engineers.

Political Requirements: no

Geographic Requirements: no

Senate Consent Required: Yes


Mr. Bradley T Calvin
Mechanical Engineer from Engineering College Faculty
Term begins: Dec 6, 2013
Term expires: Sep 28, 2014

Mr. Gary Rogles
Owner or Rep of High Pressure boiler
St. Louis
Term begins: Dec 6, 2013
Term expires: Sep 28, 2014

Vacant Slot
Owner or Rep of Low Pressure boiler

Mr. William Leon Manes
Rep. of Boiler Insurance Company
Term begins: Dec 6, 2013
Term expires: Sep 28, 2016

Vacant Slot
Rep. of Boiler Manufacturers

Kenneth W. Grissom
Rep. of Practical Steam Operator Engineers
Term begins: Jan 29, 2014
Term expires: Sep 28, 2017

Mr. Mark S. Lester
Representative of Boiler-Makers
Term begins: Jul 29, 2010
Term expires: Sep 28, 2012