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    December 6, 2016

    CE Marking:

    New Guidance Document for the Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/EU

    Claudia Klumpp

    Within the framework of the Alignment Package, a revised version of the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) was released in 2014. In November 2016, the European Commission published the guideline "Guidelines on the application of the directive" in English. It comments on and explains the requirements of the directive. [...]

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    November 15, 2016

    tcworld conference 2016 in Stuttgart

    More than 4500 International Participants and Fair Visitors

    Kiriaki Kampouridou

    Together with the tekom annual conference, the tcworld conference is the leading global event and marketplace for technical communication. Along with the tekom fair, it has reached a new record with 300 more participants compared to last year’s event. The program covered topics such as Intelligent Information and its importance for TC and other current trends. [...]

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    August 8, 2016

    CE Marking

    Blue Guide Now Available in 22 Languages

    Claudia Klumpp

    A revised version of the Blue Guide was published in May 2016. In the meantime, the native renditions for all European Countries have been published on the website of the European Commission. [...]

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    June 16,2016

    Technical Communication in Europe:

    From the North to the South, and from the East to the West…

    Kiriaki Kampouridou

    Four different conferences on technical communication covered all the geographic regions of Europe in May and June 2016. Experts and professionals came together in Bologna, Copenhagen, Sofia and Utrecht to discuss the latest industry trends. [...]

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    June 8, 2016

    CE Marking

    The New Blue Guide of the European Commission Goes into Manufacturer Obligations in Detail

    Claudia Klumpp

    The Blue Guide of the European Commission is the guideline for implementation of all directives and regulations for CE marking. In this revision of the 2000 version, it goes further into the obligations of economic operators in detail and, along with this, into instructions. [...]