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Matco-Norca

The male standard thread-double male reducing adapter are made of lead free cast brass in compliance with the federal SDWA. Male National Standard Thread (MNST)...more...

Held in conjunction with the 25th Building Professional Institute, the International Code Council’s Training & Certification Summit, May 22-26 at the University of Texas at...more...

Performance requirements for automatic compensating valves for individual showers and tub/shower combinations.

ASSE 1016-2017/ASME A112.1016-2017/CSA B125.16-17, Performance Requirements for Automatic Compensating Valves for Individual Showers...more...

Court grants summary judgment to standard development organizations.​

The United States District Court for the District of Columbia issued a ruling that will support federal,...more...

Molecular testing by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has established a connection between Flint, Mich.’s water and the Legionnaires’ disease that stuck down...more...

More than 30 percent energy savings can be achieved using the 2016 version of Standard 90.1, according to recent analysis conducted by Pacific Northwest National...more...

Michigan health officials ordered a Flint hospital on Feb. 14 to immediately comply with federal recommendations that were issued due to its association with a...more...

The Water Infrastructure Conference is being held March 7-9, at the Riverfront Banquet Center in Flint, Mich., co-sponsored by the City of Flint and State...more...

Michigan Gov. Rick Synder’s 2016 proposal to enact the country’s strictest standards for lead in drinking water may be taken up by legislators soon.

Synder...more...

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The Chicago Faucet Company

The HyTronic and E-Tronic 40 series electronic sensor faucets have an optional 1.5 GPM flow rate insert will be included with these fittings, replacing the...more...

Taco Comfort Solutions is proud to announce Robert Bean as the 2017 recipient of the Dan Holohan Lifetime Contribution to Comfort Award. The award was...more...

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Armstrong

The Tango line of pumps, that range from 1hp to 10hp, are designed to further reduce the first installed costs. The product includes a Built-in...more...

ASSE International has published its fourth scald awareness white paper, Guidelines for Temperature Control Devices in Domestic Hot Water Systems, which is available for free...more...

Sioux Chief Mfg. announces, as of March 1, 2017, it will discontinue the sale of permanent air chambers, such as its 629-Series Reducing Air Chambers...more...

The 2017 ASHRAE Winter Conference and the AHR Expo saw record attendance with industry collaboration a strong focus of the events.

The 2017 ASHRAE Winter...more...

In celebration of its recently announced ‘next level of innovation in pumping solutions’, Armstrong Fluid Technology has launched a promotion to also celebrate the innovative...more...

The International Code Council Family of Companies (ICC) created a new honor to acknowledge public safety creativity in the built environment: the ICC Innovation in...more...

ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES PMG), that helps with plumbing, mechanical and fuel gas listings, has welcomed Falcon Stainless, Inc. as the first PMG client to...more...

Navien announced that the New Jersey Training Academy and Tech Call Center has doubled in size with a move to a new larger conveniently located...more...

Sloan announced the launch of a Spanish language version of their website. The new site will help a wider range of architects, design professionals, engineers,...more...

Danfoss North America and The Pennsylvania State University at Philadelphia announced a grant from Danfoss in support of the Penn State 2017 Immersive Internship in...more...

Fifty-five people were recognized for their contributions to ASHRAE and the industry at the Society’s 2017 Winter Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Fellow ASHRAE is...more...

In 2014, Whirlpool Corporation partnered with Purdue University in a three-year retrofit project aimed to achieve net-zero energy by transforming a home built in the...more...

Tiny homes have become increasingly popular across the U.S. in recent years. As more people make the move to tiny living, contractors and owner-builders alike...more...

The expansion of life science research and biopharmaceutical facilities has radically increased the demand for lab gases such as nitrogen (N2) and carbon dioxide (CO2)...more...

My last column recounted the events that led up to the conflagration known as the Second Great Honolulu Chinatown Fire. To recap, concerns over a bubonic...more...

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﷯﷯As a retired mechanical contractor turned to consulting, I find myself reflecting on sweet memories and great finds. One of these happened﷯ several years ago﷯...more...

﷯Sometimes barriers to the growth of renewable energy are political. ﷯The cost premium, perceived or real, can be another issue. ﷯In some cases, projects stall...more...

﷯Domestic hot water systems have been installed in buildings for many years dating back to﷯ ancient times. Re﷯circulating hot water systems are not quite that...more...

In the past year or so, we have visited a number of public schools that have existing solar domestic hot water (SDHW) heaters. The Albuquerque...more...

When it comes to plumbing health care design, there are many methods on how to “plumb” it. The first of this two-part series covered medical...more...

The SANINEUTRAL neutralizer kit incorporates neutralizing granules to increase the pH of acidic condensate water produced in residential or commercial applications before it reaches the...more...

To assist with proper sizing of PEX, PE-RT and CPVC plastic pressure pipe and tubing, the BCD Plastic Pressure Pipe Design Calculator is designed for...more...

The high output coils in both the HF-85-XHO, with an 85-gallon tank, and the HF-115-XHO, with a 115-gallon tank, provide abundant hot water at a...more...

This product is designed to handle raw, unscreened sewage, effluent and large volumes of surface and process water. With its S-tube impeller, the extended range...more...

Demand for water in multi-story buildings such as hotels, multifamily, office and other institutional applications — require pressure-boosting equipment to raise incoming municipal water pressure...more...

As many as 26 households in South Sioux City, Neb. were displaced and living in hotels for several months due to sewer gas that city...more...