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The world of IEC
An animated video that shows the breadth and scope of IEC work
Watch to find out more about the crucial role of International standards and Conformity assessment in making the world safer and more efficient.
News & Features
Safety issues of the hydrogen economy
Thorsten Arnhold, the former Chair of IECEx, provides an overview of IEC work to ensure the safety of hydrogen systems.
Vision from a Canadian expert
We publish an extract of François Coallier's interview given to the Standards Council of Canada. He chairs the Joint ISO and IEC subcommittee which publishes standards for the Internet of Things.
April 2021: IEC in the news
An overview of media articles in April that mention the IEC and its work.
Dutch couple move into Europe's first 3D-printed house
A retired couple in the Netherlands have moved into Europe’s first fully 3D-printed house. The technology is friendlier to the environment and reduces costs.
Past two weeks
- Electrical engineering19
- Electromagnetic compatibility1
- Energy & heat transfer engineering4
- Environmental protection1
- Fibre optic communications3
- Fluid systems & components for general use2
- Graphical symbols1
- IECEE Test Report Forms5
- ISO/IEC publications1
- Manufacturing engineering5
- Medical electrical equipment3
- Metrology & measurement3
- Shipbuilding & marine structures1
Final Draft International Standards
Pick of the week
IEC for all
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.