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Ann Arbor, Mich. —  HeatSpring and Roy Collver, president of OTBC Inc., are teaming up to offer the course, “Condensing Boilers in Hydronic Systems.” The rigorous, six-week...more...

Perrysville, Ohio – California's drought has focused nationwide attention on saving water during 2015 Earth Day events on April 22. From washing machines to dishwaters...more...

Washington, D.C. – The Plumbing Industry Leadership Coalition hosted the Future of Water Congressional Briefing, an event that helped mark the beginning of Water Week...more...

Apple Valley, MN - For entrepreneurs, business owners or investors that have great ideas but lack the resources to get those ideas off the ground,...more...

Ontario, Calif. – The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) has released the hardcopy and digital versions of its 2015 editions of the...more...

Washington - Danfoss to lead panel on whole building efficiency during eighth Energy Efficiency Global Forum For the eighth consecutive year. 

Danfoss, a leading manufacturer...more...

Rolling Meadows, Ill. –Recognizing the severity of the California drought and the call to action it demands, Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) announced today its support...more...

Elkhart, Ind. - NIBCO INC. announced winners of its 41st annual mixed-doubles round-robin at the Wailea Tennis Club in Maui, Hawaii on Sunday, March 8....more...

Atlanta - LUXE Linear Drains has launched a new interactive product catalog online at TODL.com, the architectural and design industry's only product research and specification...more...

Beverly Hills, Calif. - As President Obama announced the allocation of $240 million in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs for youth, the USC Viterbi...more...

Bally, PA - PB Heat LLC, is proud to announce that long time industry veteran Mike McDonnell has accepted the position of Senior Vice President,...more...

Lisle, Ill. - The Water Quality Association (WQA) has become the first and only certification body in the world to receive American National Standards Institute...more...

Wash. – LG Electronics has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year-Sustained Excellence Award for...more...

It’s easy to limit the discussion on hands-free to everyday examples, such as the faucet in an office kitchen or the toilet at the airport....more...

Back in 1985, when I first entered this industry, my then boss at JB&B, Richard Reilly, wrote a feature article for Plumbing Engineer titled, "High-Rise...more...

On April 16, NAECA went into effect. As Plumbing Engineer is wrapping up updates for that standard, we are also preparing

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Last month, Part 1 of this article discussed the requirement for a permit for an inspection if you replace a water heater. In most cases,...more...

By Steven Nudelman

Litigation is an expensive enterprise. Just ask anyone who has ever paid an attorney’s bill. Smart businesspeople consult with attorneys before the...more...

As a manufacturers’ rep, I get to see the best and the worst heating professionals the mountains of Colorado have to offer. I’d like to...more...

Solar tchermal hydronic ombisystems must be designed and installed with the highest standards of quality and reliability. There are many ways to approach solar/hydronic heating...more...

On January 21, there was a significant fire in Edgewater, N.J. The fire involved The Avalon on the Hudson, a luxury apartment complex. The complex,...more...

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I recently presented a paper on geothermal HVAC implementation to the New York City Council. Though the benefits of geothermal heating and cooling systems are...more...

First, I would like to start with a correction to my February column. I incorrectly stated the vapor pressure of propane as 320 psi. For...more...

Honolulu - Celebrating 30 years of service, S.S. Dannaway Associates, Inc. strives to provide quality fire protection engineering consulting for their clients.

S.S. Dannaway Associates,...more...

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Willoughby Industries

The new stainless steel ligature-resistant toilet is designed to withstand abuse and loads that vitreous china cannot. It features a straight back-to-wall to prevent tie...more...

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Uponor

PEX-a Pipe Support is now available in sizes up to 3½ inches for suspended piping applications in commercial PEX plumbing and hydronic distribution piping systems....more...

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Saniflo

The redesigned SANIBEST PRO is a 1-horsepower upflush grinder system with 25 percent more power than the previous generation. The enhanced SANIBEST PRO leverages a...more...

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Laars

The Mascot LX wall hung condensing combi boiler and tankless water heater features a heat exchanger designed and manufactured in the U.S. The natural gas...more...

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Matco-Norca

Expanded PVF product line includes addition of Schedule 40 stainless steel nipples for use in both sanitary and industrial applications ranging from dairy and food...more...

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Noritz America

Designed to replace a conventional 40-gallon tank-type water heater in warm-weather climates, the new EZTR40 streamlines the tank-replacement process with three

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Mokena, Ill. – ASSE 1081-2014, Performance Requirements for Backflow Preventers with Integral Pressure Reducing Boiler Feed Valve and Intermediate Atmospheric Vent Style for Domestic and Light...more...

Lebanon, Tenn. – Lochinvar, LLC announced four well-deserved promotions within its executive level management team. 

•Mike Lahti, vice president of sales, marketing, and business development
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Bergen, N.Y. – Liberty Pumps, a manufacturer of sump, sewage and wastewater pumps is undergoing a major expansion of its facilities.

The construction, which doubles the...more...

Washington, D.C. – In response to new guidance released by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, the...more...

Elkhart, Ind. – The new website from NIBCO INC. fully delivers, regardless of digital format. It allows users to view full product content, whether on a...more...

ROSEMONT, Ill. - The 2015 ASPE Technical Symposium will be held on October 1-4, 2015
at the Hyatt Regency at the Arch in downtown...more...