August 2016

Chicago Faucets announces the release of a new white paper, “Reducing the Risk of HAIs in Healthcare Facilities,” which discusses products and solutions designed specifically...more...

Students from eight countries put their engineering skills to the test to design and select systems for a government building in China, as well as...more...

Danfoss, has appointed Jeffrey Flannery as business development manager of its heating business in North America. In this role, Flannery will focus specifically on the...more...

ASA’s Director of Codes & Standards, Hugo Aguilar, is now a member of the California AB 2282 Steering Committee. Some of the tasks of the...more...

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials is calling for public comments on formal proposals toward the development of the 2017 Water Efficiency and...more...

The IAPMO Group is pleased to announce the hiring of Paul Bonsak as managing director of IAPMO Oceana.

“Spending all my adult life and some...more...

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See Water

The OSSIM-30 is a simplex pump control panel and high liquid alarm system that is ideal for elevator sumps, transformer containment areas, or any application...more...

Global Connections Day, sponsored by the International Code Council, will convene Oct. 19, in Kansas City, Mo., in conjunction with the 2016 Annual Conference and...more...

One of the most keenly felt needs in today’s industrial world is the lack of skilled employees – 2.7 million people will retire by 2025...more...

Bell & Gossett released its Q4 Little Red Schoolhouse continuing education schedule. Engineers, contractors and installers are invited to join the ranks of the more...more...

At the 2016 ASPE Conference and Expo, the largest event for plumbing system design professionals, experts from the brands of Watts will deliver sessions on...more...

Delta Cooling Towers, which pioneered the HDPE (high-density polyethylene) plastic cooling tower in the 1970s, has just launched a line of towers constructed of anti-microbial...more...

As of July 1, 2016, IAPMO began administering certifications and renewals for plumbing inspectors, mechanical inspectors, plans examiners, and California plumbing and mechanical inspectors.

The award is in recognition of Ernst’s contributions to Canadian plumbing codes and standards.

Kevin Ernst, P.E, general manager, Oakville Bending & Stamping is the...more...

In an effort to address many of the critical issues facing American Supply Association members in the codes and standards arena, the association is in...more...

The investigation into the Flint water crisis could soon take a much more serious turn with more serious charges.

One possible aspect of the crisis...more...

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Willoughby Industries

 

Willoughby Industries’ bottle filling station is perfect for parks, golf courses, fitness trails, college campuses, or anywhere people need access to filtered water outdoors,...more...

Sloan has introduced four online continuing education courses for engineers, architects, building owners and interior designers. The online courses have approvals from AIA, GBCI, IDCEC,...more...

ASHRAE has named nine new distinguished lecturers who provide society chapters with noted authorities and speak on relevant topics that impact the built environment industry....more...

With 90 days left before Election Day, a national poll released Aug. 9 by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers found that half of registered voters...more...

Investment required to reduce risks to drinking water and promote water efficiency.

In the first step of a committed advocacy effort for the safety and...more...

Misty Guard has joined the International Code Council as vice president of Plumbing, Mechanical, Fuel Gas, and Swimming Pool Programs. Guard will work closely with...more...

Since 2008, Armstrong Fluid Technology has been spreading the word about how its Design Envelope technology when applied to HVAC and fluid flow systems achieves...more...

Since its passage in 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has increased the accessibility of the nation’s buildings and improved the lives of those...more...

The general consensus since our last heating season preview seems to reflect the industry’s continued slow but steady transition to comfort systems. These systems feature designs...more...

ASHRAE recently held their meetings in St. Louis, Missouri, and there were numerous technical committee meetings. The following is a report on a few meetings...more...

You use your bathroom every day, but have you ever thought about where all this plumbing hardware started out? If you’re like most of us...more...

Back in February 2016, I wrote about water quality and a recent phenomenon occurring here in Southern California on some of my projects. Green gelatinous...more...

The trouble with our country’s drinking and wastewater service is, typically, there’s no trouble at all. And therein lies the real trouble. “Because the sector has...more...

In 1992, I designed the fire protection systems for a Hazardous Materials Storage Building. The building had a separate area for storage of flammable liquids...more...

One house may have killed three famous men; all three deaths were preventable. These deaths are directly related to the lack of clean indoor plumbing....more...

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As of 2010, there was 81 billion square feet of commercial space in the U.S., about 60 percent of it utilizing cooling towers. That figure...more...

Night sky radiant cooling (NSRC) has been something of a lost art, even though it has been documented and discussed by HVAC and solar heating...more...

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Saniflo

The one-piece, wall-hung SANISTAR macerating toilet system allows the home or business owner to create a new small bathroom or powder room wherever they need...more...

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Flomatic Corporation

These valves are designed to support the weight of up to 1,000 feet of pipe and well pump. They are available in a size range...more...

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Goulds Water Technology

Designed for use in 4-inch and larger wells, the floating stack hydraulic design enables sand and abrasives to pass easily, making it one of the...more...

No hardcopy editions of these publications will be printed or distributed.

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials has posted online the 2016 Report...more...

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Armstrong International

Armstrong International blends revolutionary digital water temperature control technology with instantaneous heat exchanger design to deliver Digital-Flo, an industry changing series Shell & Tube Steam/Water...more...

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ThermOmegaTech

ThermOmegaTech is expanding its Circuit Solver line to include an enhanced Circuit Solver with an integrated union and optional built-in check valve as well as...more...

Grundfos Technical Institute, the official training academy of Grundfos, will host a week-long series of free online trainings for engineering professionals to earn CEUs during...more...

ASPE has announced that Delta Faucet is the exclusive sponsor of the trade group’s Women of ASPE special interest group, including the inaugural WOA Leadership...more...

Robyn Brookhart
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
Liberty Pumps

Brookhart began her career in the pump industry in 1997 at her...more...