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The American Supply Association (ASA) has announced they has been appointed by the International Code Council (ICC) Board of Directors as a member of the...more...

City official in Grand Rapids, Mich., are considering changing building code violations from criminal misdemeanors to civil infraction tickets for the first three violations.

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Ivey Engineering, Inc., (IEI), a forensic analysis and expert witness firm, announced the addition of Dr. Daniel N. Bak, a fire and life safety expert...more...

Toilets often confuse tourists; move will help as Japan prepares to host the 2020 Olympics.

The Japan Sanitary Equipment Industry Association, a consortium of companies...more...

The Viking Group has announced that James Golinveaux has joined the company as its new president and CEO. He succeeds Kevin Ortyl, who served as...more...

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2017 AHR Expo

The International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating (AHR) Expo, takes place Jan. 30 – Feb. 1 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas. Sponsored by ASHRAE and...more...

Designing Batch Process Utility Piping

When I tell folks I am a plumbing engineer, they give me that quizzical look that suggests they heard the plumbing part, but can’t make...more...

Leading the Plumbing Industry — With a Service Heart

People that know me well are always intrigued to find out why I have the following quote as a part of my digital email signature: “The...more...

Editor's Choice

The International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating (AHR) Expo, takes place Jan. 30 – Feb. 1 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas. Sponsored by ASHRAE and...more...

When I tell folks I am a plumbing engineer, they give me that quizzical look that suggests they heard the plumbing part, but can’t make...more...

People that know me well are always intrigued to find out why I have the following quote as a part of my digital email signature: “The...more...

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) publishes the industry standard for automatic fire sprinkler systems. The standard is titled “NFPA 13 — Standard for the...more...

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Danielle Galian reports from 2016's first PVF Roundtable gathering in Houston, Texas.
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Ashlei Cooper interviews key members from Aerco and Armstrong Fluid Technology at the 2016 AHR Expo in Orlando, FL.

Issue Allstar

Communicating with architects and designers about projects can avoid a lot of headaches down the road.“Okay, so who uses their feet to flush the toilet?”...more...

Issue Allstar

The Power in Water

This article is the second in a series focusing on the complicated linkage between our water and energy systems. This interdependency is referred to as...more...