Plumbing Engineer - Features: April 2014
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Plumbing Engineer - Features: April 2014

Check back each month to read relevant articles on today's hot topics from industry leaders.

John C. Kluczynski Federal Building: High-rise core renovation project
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) launched the WaterSense program to help consumers identify products that are independently certified to be at least 20 percent more water-efficient and perform as well or better than standard models. Since the program’s inception in 2006, WaterSense ... >> More

Keeping drinking water clean
Complying with global potable water regulations is a detail specific and highly complex process for every producer of drinking water system components. With a wide range of different products in the approval cycle at any given time, plus follow-up audits and agency re-examinations, a company’s production ... >> More

Market adoption of heat pump water heaters

With water heating being the second largest contributor to home energy bills, heat pump water heaters (HPWHs) are quickly touted as transformational in an industry not particularly noted for break-neck innovation. While the product shows promise innovation, market adoption rates have been less ... >> More

Q&A with Mark Post, President, Delta P Carver

It is estimated that by 2040, there will be upwards of 9 billion people on Earth, and the majority of those will be living in developing countries. In many of those places, water resources are already strained and will become even more so with growing populations and the impacts of a changing climate. ... >> More

On The Road: PVF Roundtable Winter 2014

The PVF Roundtable Winter 2014 meeting, held on February 18, marked new beginnings; both big and small. The group made a small relocation of its quarter-annual meeting facilities to the Houston, Texas Westin Galleria; located across the street from the J.W. Marriott where meetings were previously held. ... >> More


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