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Issue 05/2017

June and July 2017 nominations and extensions

The latest TC Chair nomination and extension approved by the SMB

In the month of July, a new Chair began his term, as nominated by the Standardization Management Board (SMB).

Issue 01/2015

Obituary - Ernst Grunewald

Ernst "Ernie" Grunewald passed away on 25 July 2014 at the age of 77.

The IEC just learnt with sadness that Ernest Grunewald passed away last July. Grunewald served for 16 years as Convenor of SC (Subcommittee) 59A/WG 2*: Electric dishwashers/Dishwasher tests, retiring from this role in 2012. He created an enjoyable environment when he was leading or attending numerous SC 59A "performance of dishwashers" meetings, with his good mood, humor and friendship. In 2013, Ernst received the IEC 1906 Award, recognizing his contributions.

Issue 01/2015

Obituary - Michel Coupy

Michel Coupy passed away on 22 January 2015

The IEC learnt with great sadness of the passing of former Technical Officer Michel Coupy, 69, on 22 January 2015.

Issue 07/2014


A must for today’s “Made in the World” products

Even if the packaging of the brand-new device you just acquired indicates that it was made in a specific country, you can be assured that it isn’t quite the whole picture. Chances are great that some of the components came from country A, others from country B, and the rest from country C. Nowadays, very few manufacturers can boast that their products are made in one country.

Issue 03/2011

TC and SB nominations

Officers of IEC Consultative and Technical Committees

In addition to its regular Technical Committees, the IEC has a number of Strategic Groups, Sector Boards and Technical Advisory Committees which report to the Standardization Management Board. This month, e-tech announces various changes and nominations.