Techstreet and the Standards Council of Canada Facilitate the Use of Standards for Progressive Development 

Better search and easier access to international standards from IEC and ISO provides Canadian manufacturers and engineers with improved online experience 

New York, NY October 14, 2011 --- Techstreet, a Thomson Reuters business, announced today that it has signed an agreement with the Standards Council of Canada (SCC), granting Techstreet rights to distribute International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and International Organization of Standardization (ISO) standards. This agreement will enable Techstreet to offer Canadian manufacturers and technical, electrical and electronic engineers a convenient new channel to access this critical information. It is available online in PDF format, print, or via a multi-user license through Techstreet Subscriptions at www.techstreet.com

"Techstreet is a leading standards distributor and an experienced partner," said John Walter, chief executive officer, Standards Council of Canada. "Our relationship will facilitate efficient distribution of ISO and IEC standards, which are key to promoting the safe development and use of technologies critical to our country's competitive edge and social well-being." 

"The SCC is an essential part of the global community of standardization and we are pleased to join efforts to make these standards easily accessible to Canadian manufacturers, engineers and other professionals," said Todd Fegan, vice president and general manager of Techstreet. "We will continue to work closely with SCC to develop solutions to help foster innovation for customers of both organizations today and into the future." 

About Techstreet 
Techstreet uses advanced Web technologies to speed delivery of industry codes and standards to engineers and technical professionals worldwide. Anyone can freely and easily search an online database of 500,000 codes, standards and technical books aggregated from over 250 of the worlds leading authorities, including, SMACNA, NFPA, AGA, ASTM, IEEE, API, ASME, IEC, ISO, CSA, DIN and others. Standards are available for individual purchase in PDF and print, or as an enterprise license through Techstreet Subscriptions, a Web-based information portal. Techstreet is a Thomson Reuters business. For more information visittechstreet.com

About the SCC The Standards Council of Canada (SCC) is a Crown Corporation and a portfolio of Industry Canada. With the goal of enhancing Canada's economic competitiveness and social well-being, the SCC offers accreditation services to standards development bodies, and coordinates the efforts of Canadians in the development and use of national and international standards. The SCC is the Canadian member of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and sponsor of the Canadian national committee to the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). For additional information on the work of the SCC visit www.scc.ca or email info@scc.ca . 

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