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Today’s most advanced two-way wireless mesh submetering systems are providing both visualization and control capabilities to property owners/managers and tenants. The biggest water savings from...more...

In today’s built environment, the growing emphasis on water-based fire protection systems challenges plumbing engineers to provide adequate pressure and flow while protecting the potable...more...

It all began in a small warehouse right outside Fort Worth, Texas. That is — when two friends Harry Cohn and Clyde Gregory founded Cohn &...more...

Someday, HVAC/R and plumbing engineers will look back at 2016 as the year chilled beam hydronic design was revolutionized by the emergence of the controlled...more...

This article is written with the intermediate AutoCAD MEP or Revit user in mind, assuming a general working knowledge of BIM coordination. Autodesk Navisworks (formerly known...more...

ASPE has embarked on a path to gain professional recognition and acknowledgment of plumbing engineering through the creation of a plumbing option under the Mechanical...more...

To maximize water-based cooling tower benefits, the appropriate tower size must be selected, requiring the identification of several critical factors. Cooling towers are a relatively...more...

The year is 1916. The international climate is in turmoil yet there is still growth in the United States as new businesses continue to emerge...more...

Now more than ever, our industry has been making important strides in female representation, and this has been tackled by some of our industry leaders...more...

Social media is everywhere. For most, it’s our point of contact with loved ones and businesses alike. It’s where we get our news, social updates...more...

The 2016 ASPE Convention and Expo will be held at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona October 28-November 2. This show, one of the...more...

Uponor’s core purpose is to partner closely with professionals to create better human environments. That means for more than 40 years, we have been seeking...more...

In 2012, Johnson Controls Inc. published a white paper I wrote titled “Solar Thermal Energy: The Time Has Come.” In it, I stated, “Solar heating,...more...

This year, leaders, experts and professionals will join together at the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo held at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los...more...

Like many countries in the midst of World War II, France found its land decimated and agriculture on the decline. Many French citizens found themselves...more...

Imagine taking a refreshing shower, thinking about the day’s activities, when all of a sudden it happens. Whoosh! Someone flushes the toilet, and without delay,...more...

In 2012, Johnson Controls, Inc. published a white paper I wrote titled “Solar Thermal Energy: The Time Has Come”. In it, I stated “Solar heating,...more...

Since 2008, Armstrong Fluid Technology has been spreading the word about how its Design Envelope technology when applied to HVAC and fluid flow systems achieves...more...

Since its passage in 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has increased the accessibility of the nation’s buildings and improved the lives of those...more...

The general consensus since our last heating season preview seems to reflect the industry’s continued slow but steady transition to comfort systems. These systems feature designs...more...