November 2014

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. —Delany Products announced the appointment of ELMCO + ASSOC. to represent its Northern California and Northern Nevada areas.

In 1945, Elmco was founded...more...

FORT WAYNE, ind. – Franklin Electric Co., Inc. introduced the enhanced SubDrive family of constant pressure drives that provide easier setup and configuration through advanced...more...

AUBURN Hills, Mich. – Legend has appointed Lance Dyer as Hydronic Sales Manager, Northeast. Dyer will manage and direct Legend Hydronics sales.

Dyer has more...more...

DES PLAINES, Ill. — Geberit North America, an AIA/CEU approved provider, announced a new CEU course, “A Design Solution: Understanding wall-mount concealed tank toilet system technology,...more...

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Hansgrohe Inc. announced the results of its first-ever Hansgrohe + Axor Das Design Competition, which attracted outstanding entries from around the country....more...

HILLSIDE, Ill. – The Firestop Contractors International Association (FCIA), the

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ATLANTA – Students who took part in ASHRAE’s 2014 Student Design Competition were challenged to do research and design for a research and design development...more...

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. — As owners of the 2015 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS), the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) is increasing learning opportunities,...more...

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – Watts announced it has released its next generation IntelliFlow A2CM1 automatic washing machine shutoff valve designed to meet the requirements of today’s...more...

The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) held their Convention and Engineered Plumbing Exposition in late September. I always find that attending the ASPE convention...more...

Alternative-energy heat sources are not always well-behaved. Unlike conventional hydronic boilers, solar heat collectors will not produce heat on-demand, and will not always produce a...more...

There was a time when the publication of a new edition of “NFPA 101 The Life Safety Code,” included many changes that were of great...more...

My 12-year-old son has been learning to play the electric guitar for several years. The process has not been easy. As we all know, learning...more...

By Steven Baird

Engineers, contractors and building owners are beginning to discover what fire safety professionals have known for years. Factory assembled pump packages reduce...more...

By Dan Foley

My company has installed and serviced residential steam boilers since it started more than ten years ago. We have also developed a...more...

In many work environments, properly installed and utilized emergency fixtures can mean the difference between a minor injury and a...more...

By Mark Handzel

With an estimated 20 percent or more of the electricity in the U.S. consumed by commercial and industrial water pumps, creating a...more...

By Marc Edwards, William Rhoads, Amy Pruden, Annie Pearce and Joseph O. Falkinham, III

The goal of creating building water systems that are more sustainable...more...

Science, technology, engineering and math. STEM. The future of education. As cliché, as using a STEM reference to discuss education project design may be, it somehow...more...