Tag Archives: North American PCB industry

It’s 2010: Do you know where your circuit boards are?

Denny McGuirk’s April Editorial from IPC member newsletter, Intouch Printed boards are no longer “flying under radar,” at the Department of Defense (DoD). IPC lobbying efforts over the past several years led to a National Research Council panel and a Congressional mandate requiring DoD to appoint an Executive Agent (EA) for printed circuit boards. The […]

IPC PCB Military Interchange: Great exchange, roadmap ready

More than 125 people attended the IPC Technology Interchange: “The North American PCB Industry – It Can and Will Support the Military Market” in Washington last week. Defense OEMs, government officials and representatives from PCB and EMS companies discussed the challenges facing the military from continued North American PCB industry consolidation and problems with lead-free […]