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Chamber of Shipping and PMSA Expresses Their Support for Continued Binational Federal Leadership

The Chamber of Shipping and the Pacific Merchant Shipping Association focus on Pacific Nortwest and Salish sea as an important gateway for marine commerce in Canada and the United States. The salish sea plays an important role in economies of U. S. and Canada and ensures ecological sustainment. The associations express their support for binational federal leadership to ensure safety and...

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IPC Releases Survey-Based Study PCB Technology Trends 2018

IPC’s PCB Technology Trends 2018 shows how PCB manufacturers meet the present trends and future technology demands. The report is based on the data collected from 74 companies that focuses on PCB technology and OEMs’ PCB requirements. The data properties covered in the report are thickness, layer count, density, line width and spacing. According to the report, by 2023 more than half of the...

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FAA Grants Safety Rating for Vietnam Civil Aviation Authority

The Federal Aviation Administration has announced the compliance of Vietnamese Civil Aviation Authority with the international safety standards. The FAA grants Category 1 rating under the agency’s International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) program. As part of the IASA program, the agency assesses civil aviation authorities of the countries with air carriers that applied to fly to the...

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AWC Presents DCA 6-2015 IRC Guide in Spanish Version

American Wood Council releases Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide: DCA 6 – 2015 IRC Version in Spanish version. The document (DCA 6) was developed for promoting good, code-compliant deck design and construction for safe outdoor structures. It is a part of AWC's Design for Code Acceptance (DCA) series.

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NFPA Fluid Power Vehicle Competition Pairs Industry Mentors with University Students

The NFPA’s Fluid Power Association Vehicle competition challenges college engineering students to redesign traditional bicycle by using hydraulics as mode of power transmission. The industry mentors are paired with students participating in the challenge for helping them take their designs. Mentors help with things such as vehicle designs and schematics, component selection, assembly questions...

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IPC APEX EXPO 2019 Brings Entire Electronics Industry Supply Chain Together

IPC APEX EXPO 2019 – “Technology’s Future Comes Together” provides education, professional development courses and Buzz sessions. The event features 5,292 attendees from 56 countries and welcomes 440 exhibitors. It attracts a total of 9,796 visitors and features nearly 75 technical papers that describe about original research and innovations from industry experts around the world. The...

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IPC Presented Leadership, Special Recognition and Distinguished Committee Service Awards

IPC honored individuals who made significant contributions to IPC and the industry on January 28 and January 30 at IPC APEX EXPO 2019 at the San Diego Convention Center. The awards were given to 8-81 PERM Self-Mitigation, 7-31FT IPC/WHMA-A-620, D-33AA IPC-6012 and 5-22a J-STD-001 Task Group. Symon Franklin and Debbie Wade were given with Committee leadership awards and the special recognition...

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AWC Announces 2018 Top Webinars

The American Wood Council announces 2018 popular live and self-study webinars that detailed changes related to wood construction in 2018 IBC and IRC. The following are the popular webinars of 2018: 2018 IBC & 2018 IRC Changes (BCD130), 2018 WFCM Changes (STD350) and Wood Shear Wall Seismic and Wind Design Example per 2015 WFCM and 2015 SDPWS (DES413-5) whereas the influential webinars are Fire...

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MPIF Announces 2019 Distinguished Service to Powder Metallurgy (PM) Award Recipients

The Awards Committee of Metal Powder Industries Federation names 2019 MPIF Distinguished Service to Powder Metallurgy award winners. These awards are given to individuals who actively served North American PM industry for at least a duration of 25 years. The award recipients are Denis Christopherson, Zhigang Fang, Robert M. Gasior, Ryuichiro Goto, William A. Heath, Stephen J. Lanze, Deepak Madan,...

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