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Using robots at offshore rigs

While pets may not be common or welcome sight at an offshore oil rig, a canine has recently been spotted at the Petronas offshore platform Dulang B.

Moving ahead on standardization for digital twin

IEC and ISO are working together on digital twin standardization.

Minimizing uncertainty over purchases

A publication developed by IEC and ISO provides guidance on what information prospective purchasers require and expect for products and their related services.

Understanding IEC 62443

The IEC 62443 series was developed to secure industrial automation and control systems (IACS) throughout their lifecycle.
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IEC TR 63226:2021
Managing fire risk related to photovoltaic (PV) systems on buildings
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The Market Strategy Board (MSB) was set up by the IEC to identify the principal technological trends and market needs in the IEC fields of activity. The MSB publishes recommendations – white papers – in a form that differs from International Standards.

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In this section you are able to download brochures that give you a succinct overview of the IEC, its role and structure, how it impacts global trade and supports industry. You will find an outline of the IEC organizational strategy and a summary of IEC work in individual technology sectors.
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