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IPC Offers Technical Education Course on J-STD-001 and IPC-A-620 Standards

IPC presents Process and Acceptability Requirements: Utilizing J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610 Together, a technical education course. The course will be offered in following locations: April 2, 2019, King of Prussia, Pennsylania, May 5-6, 2019, Nuremberg, Germany, September 10, 2019, Huntsville, Alabama and December 3, 2019, Anaheim, California. The course teaches attendees on the usage of these...

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SEMI Hosts ES Design West to Promote and Highlight System Design Innovation

ES Design West links electronic system and semiconductor design community with electronics manufacturing supply chain. The event will be held on July 9-11 at San Francisco's Moscone Center (South Hall). It includes presentations and panel discussions on design ecosystem, intellectual property, electronic design automation, embedded software and design services. The speakers of SEMICON West...

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ABC Analyses on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Data That Shows an Increase of Construction Input Prices

Associated Builders and Contractor has released the analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Data. According to the analysis the construction input prices rose 0.9 percent monthly in February and 1.8 percent in the past 12 months. On a monthly basis the inputs to nonresidential construction were up 1 percent and on a yearly basis it was 2.7 percent. The analysis's largest decrease were...

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OPEI Issues Statement in Response to EPA Publications

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute has issued statement in response to publication made by the Environmental Protection Agency of new rule expanding sale of gasoline that contains 15 percent ethanol (E15). The association has issued the results of study conducted online with The Harris Poll that Americans were confused when it comes to fueling choices. The OPEI has advised and educated...

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AFSA Hosts AFSA38 Annual Fire Sprinkler Exhibition in North America

The AFSA38 - Convention, Exhibition and Apprentice Competition, October 1-4, 2019 will be held at Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego. The event features fire sprinkler contractors, designers, inspectors, apprentices, and Authorities Having Jurisdictions. It provides over 70 CEU/CPD credits over four days within the various tracks including install/design, business management, supervisory...

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ASM International Offers Digital Short Courses That Brings Style of Online Education to Material Science Community

The ASM International announces the addition of seven new digital short courses to ASM Materials solutions education course offerings. The course titles include mechanical properties and their measurement, materials characterization and selection process, heat treatment of carbon and alloy steels, strengthening mechanisms, types of corrosion, corrosion prevention and metallographic techniques....

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ASC Career Center Provides Diverse and Exiting Career Paths in Technical and Commercial Roles

The Adhesive and Sealant Council launches ASC Career Center that connects professionals from adhesive and sealants across all disciplines and career stages with employers. It is designed for extensive searching of polymer, adhesion, adhesives and sealant opportunities and expertise for benefiting job posters and seekers. The center acts as source of up to thousands of adhesive and sealant job...

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NEMA Releases GRID MOD R1-2018 Grid Modernization Investments Report

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association has published GRID MOD R1-2018 reviewing the business case and cost recovery for grid modernization investments. The report summarizes the benefits of grid modernization, documents cost recovery mechanisms and business cases and reviews experience with the investments made in grid modernization. The document provides opportunities for utilities...

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AMCA Releases ANSI/AMCA Standard 208 for Fan Energy Index Calculation

The Air Movement and Control Association has made ANSI/AMCA Standard 208, Calculation of the Fan Energy Index for download at online store at no cost. The new standard replaces fan efficiency grade which was introduced in 2010 in ANSI/AMCA Standard 205, Energy Efficiency Classification for Fans. The FEI are direct indicators or fan energy usage. The standard assists regulators and code officials.

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National IREC Vision Summit Focuses on Clean Energy Future

The IREC Vision Summit brings together a group of prominent national and state influencers, industry, educators and advocates for exploration of workforce training, practices and pillar policies for benefitting from clean energy. They discussed on questions about what are the policy, regulatory and workforce challenges and opportunities, what do state, local and national decision makers need to...

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