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AWC Commends Legislation on Tall Mass Timber

The American Wood Council issued a statement with Governor’s sign on legislation to require state’s Uniform Building Code Commission to support building standards for use of mass timber in residential and commercial building construction. The Utah representatives passed the bill on February 12th and the Senate passed it on February 22nd. It was signed into law by Governor Herbert on March...

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WCX World Congress Experience Addresses the Challenges Facing Technology Executives in Automotive Industry

SAE‘s WCX World Congress Experience panel discussion will be held Thursday, April 11 at 2:10 p.m at The Exchange on the Exhibit Floor. The discussion is part of leadership summit, which provides a venue that provides insights from executives on issues driving performance, quality, safety, design, development and cost optimization of mobility. The participants include Jeff Hemphill, Jon...

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IPC High Reliability Forum and Microvia Summit Focus on Class 3 Electronics

The IPC’s Annual High Reliability Forum and Microvia Summit will be held in Hanover, Md., May 14-16. The conference includes development session, technical presentations and interactive sessions. The technical presentations cover topics ranging from PCB design and laminate reliability, surface cleanliness and reliability to microvia considerations and standard development updates. It provides...

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PPI Hosts Two-Day Seminar About the Use of High-Density Polyethylene and Composite Pipe

The Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. holds a two-day seminar in Williston, North Dakota on the usage of HDPE and composite pipe for oil and gas gathering and produced water lines. The event will be held on April 11th and 12th. Day one focuses on design, installation, testing and repair of plastic pipe systems whereas the day two will receive Fusion certificate of training from PPI.

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AMCA Inmotion Magazine Receives Two Nonprofit Awards

The 2018 edition of Air Movement and Control Association has won two honors during PR News’ 2019 CSR & Nonprofit Awards at The National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The edition received Nonprofit award for Annual Publication or Brochure and received honorable mention in the category of External Publicaton or report.

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New Report from IPC Shows Electronic Industry Growth

IPC’s new industry report projects employment growth in the European electronics industry. The study found  that employment in this field is climbing but still below pre-2008-recession levels. Germany has the strongest numbers, employing approximately 813,000 workers, which is just over a third of total employment in the EU28. Employment growth across the EU28 is expected to average 0.2...

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