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IPC's Validation Services Program has awarded an IPC J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610 Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML) requalification to Fabrication Technologies Inc./IGM Solutions, Inc. (FabTech-IGM), a vertical integrated contract manufacturer of electronic parts and high-level assembly of printed circuit boards for the gaming, heavy equipment, medical device, electronics and financial services industries, located in Libertyville, Ill.
FabTech-IGM met or exceeded the requirements for the electronics industry's Class 2, which is intended for dedicated service electronics products. As a result of successfully completing an audit, based on two of IPC's foremost standards: IPC J-STD-001, Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies and IPC-A-610, Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies, FabTech-IGM is now among a trusted source of electronics suppliers found on IPC's QML/QPL database at www.ipcvalidation.org.
“We are pleased to recognize FabTech-IGM as a member of IPC's network of trusted suppliers,” said Randy Cherry, director, IPC Validation Services. “By earning the QML, FabTech-IGM shows its commitment to delivering the highest level of quality in electronics manufacturing.”
Chris Mitchell, IPC Vice President of Global Government Relations
IPC-1791, Trusted Electronic Designer, Fabricator and Assembler Requirements, is an electronics standard developed in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and industry to address some of today’s greatest risks to a trusted supply chain. The standard provides traceability and helps protect against counterfeits. In fact, IPC-1791 was specifically cited in the U.S. Department of Commerce response to Executive Order 14017-Securing America’s Supply Chains.
Nolan Johnson, I-Connect007
This week, I’m identifying key news about EVs, orbital payloads, environmental sustainability, the state of the economy, and new executive leadership. I’d say it’s a well-rounded selection of what’s happening in the industry. I can’t help but continue to be impressed by the pervasiveness of space commercialization. Satellites have a long history of being commissioned and operated by private business, but as commercial launch vehicles become more available, it seems that satellite launches are accelerating. Read on!
I-Connect007 Editorial Team
Welcome to the Spring issue of IPC Community! This quarterly publication was created with you in mind! In this issue, you’ll find articles, interviews, columns, graphics, surveys, IPC member benefits, and so much more. Each issue is designed to celebrate the success between IPC and its members and how this relationship benefits the entire electronics manufacturing industry.