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IPC News Archives

2014 News Releases

12/22/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for November 2014
12/15/14 Pro-advanced Manufacturing RAMI Act Passes Congress
12/12/14 Michael Carano Appointed IPC Ambassador Council Chair
12/11/14 2014 DSW Rule Fails to Sufficiently Incentivize Recycling
12/4/14 IPC APEX EXPO 2015 Keynote Presentations will Inspire, Enlighten and Entertain
12/1/14 Sunburst Electronics Earns Certification as Qualified Manufacturer to IPC J-STD-001 and
IPC-A-610
11/25/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for October 2014
11/17/14 IPC APEX EXPO 2015 Programs Highlight Technology and Innovation
11/12/14 IPC's European Office Launches Standards Task Group for the Automotive Industry
11/12/14 IEC Electronics Corp. First to Earn Certification as Qualified Manufacturer to IPC/WHMA-A-620
11/3/14 IPC Hand Soldering Competition Winner Crowned at NEPCON Vietnam 2014
10/29/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for September 2014
10/22/14 Congressman Rob Woodall Visits Leading Georgia Companies in the Electronics Manufacturing Industry
10/13/14 Zentech Manufacturing First to Earn Certification as Qualified Manufacturer to IPC J-STD-001 Space Addendum
10/7/14 IPC Study on North American PCB Industry Forecasts Moderate Growth Through 2017
9/30/14 Volunteers Honored for Contributions to IPC and the Electronics Industry
9/29/14 Hunter Technology Earns Certification as Qualified Manufacturer to IPC J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610
9/26/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for August 2014
9/19/14 World PCB Production in 2013 Estimated at $59.4 Billion
9/15/14 RAMI Act Passes U.S. House of Representatives
9/5/14 Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen Visits Heller Industries in New Jersey
9/5/14 IPC Conducts Study to Assess North American Labor Pool for Electronics Manufacturers
9/2/14 Electronics Assembly Standards IPC J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610 Updated
8/28/14 Congressman Brad Schneider Visits Creation Technologies in Illinois
8/27/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for July 2014
8/20/14 Congressman Mo Brooks Visits STI Electronics in Alabama
8/15/14 IPC Solder Products Value Council White Paper Simplifies Comparison of Lead-free Alloys
8/12/14 Teresa Rowe Joins IPC as Director of Assembly and Standards Technology
8/4/14 New IPC Study Provides Information and Guidance on Global Operations Planning
7/31/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for June 2014
7/29/14 IPC Hand Soldering Competition Winner Crowned at NEPCON Thailand 2014
7/28/14 New IPC DVD Provides Training on FOD Prevention
7/24/14 IPC Releases Annual Electronics Assembly Quality Benchmark Study
7/23/14 IPC and HKPCA Renew Show Partnership for Next Four Years
7/23/14 IPC Mourns Loss of Industry Icon, Pioneer and Friend
7/23/14 IPC PERM Council Addresses Lead-free Concerns in High Reliability Electronics
7/18/14 Congressman Glenn Thompson Tours Chemcut Facility in Pennsylvania
7/9/14 New IPC Report Highlights Business Implications of On-Shoring in North America
7/2/14 RayVal Technologies First in China to Earn Certification as Qualified Manufacturer to IPC J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610
7/1/14 Electronics Industry Applauds New U.S. Rule for Sound Treatment of Military-Related PCBs
6/30/14 IPC Hand Soldering Competition Winner Crowned at NEPCON Malaysia 2014
6/24/14 IPC's 'Meet The Policymakers' Program Hosts Congressional Visits From Coast To Coast
6/24/14 IPC Hand Soldering Competition Winner Crowned at JPCA Show 2014
6/24/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for May 2014
6/20/14 Colonial Circuits First to Earn Certification as Qualified Manufacturer to IPC-1071
6/19/14 Leadership Change in IPC Standards and Technology Division
6/10/14 In D.C., Electronics Industry Leaders Endorse Pro-manufacturing Bill
6/9/14 Electronics Manufacturers Look to Stay Current in the Changing Landscape of Conflict Minerals
6/5/14 Zentech Manufacturing Earns Certification as Qualified Manufacturer to IPC J-STD-001 AND IPC-A-610
6/4/14 Tech Policy Veteran Kenneth Schramko Joins Leading Electronics Industry Association IPC
6/3/14 Keenan Loubser Joins IPC as Senior Director of Certification Programs
5/30/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for April 2014
5/15/14 Congressman Mick Mulvaney Tours Isola's South Carolina Facility
5/14/14 Congressman Randy Hultgren Tours Petroferm
5/14/14 New IPC DVD Provides Training on Detecting Counterfeit Components
5/5/14 IPC PERM Council White Paper Examines Lead-free Research Priorities
4/30/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for March 2014
4/24/14 Electronics Industry Big Winner at IPC APEX EXPO 2014
4/22/14 IPC Hand Soldering Competition Winner Crowned at National Electronics Week 2014
4/10/14 Renee Michalkiewicz Elected to Chair Top IPC Standards Leadership Committee
4/10/14 IPC Releases IPC-1755, Conflict Minerals Data Exchange Standard 
4/8/14 Six Industry Volunteers Receive IPC President's Award
4/7/14 IPC Crowns Winner of Hand Soldering World Championship
4/1/14 IPC and ITI to Host Seminars on Critical and Emerging Product Environmental Requirements
3/31/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for February 2014
3/27/14 Volunteers Honored for Contributions to Electronics Industry and IPC
3/26/14 IPC Honors STI Electronics, Inc. and Raytheon Company with Corporate Recognition Awards
3/25/14 Mike Carano, Long-time IPC Volunteer Inducted into IPC Hall of Fame
3/25/14 IPC Elects Three Officers and new First-term Member to Board of Directors
3/21/14 Tom Sandman Joins IPC as Chief Financial Officer
3/20/14 IPC Ambassador's Council Offers Experience and Expertise
3/20/14 Best Technical Papers at IPC APEX EXPO Selected
3/20/14 IEC Electronics Corp. First to Earn Certification as Qualified Manufacturer to IPC J-STD-001/IPC-A-610
3/17/14 440 Companies to Exhibit New Equipment, Technologies and Materials at IPC APEX EXPO 2014
3/10/14 IPC Launches 2014 EMS Quality Benchmark Survey
3/7/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for January 2014
2/27/14 Inaugural IPC TechSummit Combines Three IPC Conferences Into One
2/24/14 Fuji America Hosts Congressman Brad Schneider
2/21/14 Leading Electronics Manufacturing Engineers to Confer on Critical Industry Standards at IPC APEX EXPO
2/10/14 IPC APEX EXPO Professional Development Courses Deliver Best Practices in Electronics Manufacturing
2/4/14 EPA Toxic Substances Rules Discourage Recycling, Industry Expert Says
2/3/14 IPC APEX EXPO 2014 Technical Conference Spotlights Changing Technologies
1/31/14 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for December 2013
1/21/14 Former BEL Director to Chair IPC APEX India Technical Conference
1/21/14 Global EMS/ODM Market Projected to Resume Growth in 2014
1/17/14 IPC Raises D.C. Profile with Move to Pennsylvania Ave.
1/16/14 IPC APEX EXPO 2014 … Exhibit Space Sold Out
1/14/14 IPC Technology Trends Study Underway, Survey Open Until February 21
1/10/14 North American PCB Sales Improving Despite Weaker Orders
1/8/14 Congresswoman Sinema Tours Isola Group S.a.r.l.