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Marquette University’s Opus College of Engineering and College of Business Administration have joined Milwaukee-based manufacturer Rexnord to develop an immersive, four-week experience to give early...more...

NIBCO INC. announced that it has acquired the valve assets of Webstone Co., Inc. The transaction was finalized on May 23, 2016. The new business...more...

Revolutionary technology to protect property and conserve and enhance how we use water.

Uponor Corp. announced the formation of Phyn, a new partnership with...more...

Watts released five new videos that showcase its unique specification drainage products:

  • Dead Level Trench Drain
  • Track Lavatory Carriers
  • Industry Standard Compression Seal Closet Carriers
  • ...more...

The IAPMO Group attended the grand opening of the Taiwan Institute for Plumbing Innovation in Changhua, Taiwan.

IAPMO Group COO and Executive Vice President Dave...more...

Editorial Director Ashlei Cooper checked in with Trimble MEP while they were in Chicago for their 2016 Roadshow! Take a look at some of...more...

Personnel who work at U.S. federal buildings can now include their ASHRAE certification and an ASHRAE course in their professional development plan.

ASHRAE’s Building Energy...more...

The Water Environment Research Foundation and the WateReuse Research Foundation announced the merger of their organizations.

The new not-for-profit group, called the Water Environment &...more...

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Willoughby Industries

Willoughby is pleased to announce the newest member of the solid surface shower base family, the AS-S3636ADA rear trench shower base. This new shower base...more...

ASHRAE and the Association of Facilities Engineering recently signed a memorandum of understanding, which outlines how the two groups can work together toward promotion of...more...

Formally founded 90 years ago today as the Los Angeles City Plumbing Inspectors Association, IAPMO owes its existence to a group of plumbing inspectors who...more...

The year’s premier professional development event for the plumbing industry will be held Oct. 28-Nov. 2 at the Phoenix Convention Center.

The American Society of...more...

Committees acted on more than 600 proposed amendments.​

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials recently completed Technical Committee Meetings toward the development of...more...

Presentations from the symposium may be viewed here.  ​

More than 120 industry, water utility and academia participants attended the fifth International Emerging Technology Symposium,...more...

NFPA offers resources to help stakeholders affected by this long-awaited decision

The U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published Medicare and Medicaid...more...

After the water utility of Madison, Wis., discovered unacceptable levels of lead in its tap water, some 8,000 residences and business replaced all its lead...more...

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials is now a global industry partner of WorldSkills.

Founded in 1950, WorldSkills is a global organization that...more...

Tec Inc. Engineering & Design and W.E. Monks & Co. Engineers announced May 9 that Monks will merge with and become part of Tec.

Tec...more...

Cooling towers help reduce the heat of circulating water used to cool industrial processes and HVAC systems throughout the world. These towers have undergone substantial...more...

Nestled in the midst of mountains, clean air and small town quaintness, sits a new hotel that not only offers its guests luxury and relaxing...more...

With the introduction of super-efficient, variable speed, ECM-driven Delta-T circulators for residential use, I’ve taken a keen interest in selectively applying them for use in...more...

Edmonton International Airport is the primary air passenger and air cargo facility in the Edmonton region of the Canadian province of Alberta, serving over 6.6...more...

ProVent’s single stack system is a cost-saving solution in multi-story plumbing jobs in three stories or more. “It saves money spent on skilled labor and additional...more...

The annual Greenbuild International Conference and Expo is an event that challenges professionals in how they approach the future of green building. Some argue that...more...

When I first started writing this column back in September of 2002 my very first article was on open parking structures, and the fact that...more...

Reminiscent of Paul Harvey, this is a story of a connection. In the book “The Go-Giver,” by Bob Bourg and John David Mann, a key...more...

By the time you read this, the Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) Technical Committee meeting will be under way or just concluding in Denver, Colorado.  The...more...

The following graph got my attention during a general session on the economy at the 2016 Uponor Connections Convention. This every-other-year networking event was attended...more...

In the summer of 1983, the Glen Canyon Dam began to shake. The structure fought to hold back a surging Colorado River. A winter of...more...

Chapter 9 of the 2015 International Plumbing Code (IPC-2015) offers us a wealth of ways to vent a fixture or combination of fixtures. Among the...more...

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Elkay

Elkay has introduced a new line of classroom sinks fitted with Perfect Drain, an edgeless drain system. Classroom messes will now have nowhere to go, but...more...

Newark, N.J. parents filed a federal lawsuit May 3 against New Jersey’s largest school district over lead found in the drinking water.

The parents of...more...

The American Society of Plumbing Engineers has announced a new feature at the 2016 ASPE Exposition jointly offered with Empowering Pumps. Experts from ASPE, Empowering...more...

Coffman Engineers, Inc. has acquired Honolulu-based fire protection engineering firm S.S. Dannaway Associates, Inc.

SSDA is the Pacific Rim’s leading fire protection engineering firm. They...more...

Application of 30 specific energy savings measures across all building types and climate zones resulted in cutting energy use by nearly half, according to results...more...

The American National Standards Institute Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative on April 27 announced the publication of a progress report detailing the standardization community’s activity...more...

ASSE International is forming a working group for the development of ASSE Series 21000, Professional Qualifications Standard for Rainwater Catchment System Designers, Installers and Inspectors....more...

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Froet

The Chameleon downspout nozzle brings a new facet to the industry and features architecturally pleasing colors. The nozzles come with a high quality powder coat...more...

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Legend

The cold expansion PEX (ASTM F 1960) configurations of quarter-turn chrome supply stop valve models includes multiple sizes of the T-595NL Angle, T-596 straight, and...more...

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Noritz America Corporation

The NC380 ASME Series of tankless water heaters is ideal for commercial and multifamily applications where hot-water demand varies dramatically. NC380 system can deliver more...more...

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Woodford Manufacturing

The Model 19 freezeless, anti-burst residential wall faucet prevents burst pipes. This outdoor faucet features a patented pressure relief valve that prevents pressure build-up and...more...