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The Summer Olympic Games are a week away, and already organizers have been forced to mount a "massive operation" to fix a deluge of plumbing...more...

Less than a month after unveiling a nearly $5 million state-of-the-art water treatment plant and delivery system at the Illinois Veterans Home, the Illinois Department...more...

The Community Plumbing Challenge 2016, which this year took place in Diepsloot, Johannesburg, South Africa, concluded last week.

Organized by IAPMO in collaboration with the...more...

ASHRAE, long known for its contributions to the built environment technology industry, now boasts more than 56,000 members. ASHRAE membership is individual based, reflecting the...more...

​U.S. moves up to No. 8 in international scorecard.

Germany continues to lead the world in energy efficiency, followed by Italy and Japan (tied for...more...

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials is seeking and accepting applications for technical experts to participate on a Standards Task Group toward the...more...

AERCO International, a Watts company and a leading supplier of boilers and water heating products, is pleased to announce that James F. Dagley has been...more...

Little scientific research exists on the relationship between low flow rates and opportunistic waterborne pathogens in plumbing systems. That’s why Plumbing Manufacturers International announced a...more...

According to a new survey by Timetric’s Construction Intelligence Center, momentum is growing behind the implementation of Building Information Modeling across the construction industry, with...more...

The American Society of Plumbing Engineers is pleased to welcome Tyler Pipe & Coupling to the Society’s Affiliate Sponsor Program.

ASPE’s Affiliate Sponsor Program provides...more...

After a nearly two-year evaluation, the NIRON PP-RCT pipe and fittings system has passed the rigorous Massachusetts approval process for plastic piping.

NIRON has received...more...

NSF International and ASHRAE have signed a memorandum of understanding dedicated to protecting public health by establishing safe management practices for building water systems.

These...more...

The Sump and Sewage Pump Manufacturers Association has revised a listing of sump, sewage and effluent pumps that meet or exceed the industry Standards. Pumps...more...

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials has revised the regulations governing the development of the 2017 Water Efficiency and Sanitation Standard (WE Stand)...more...

The Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating is pleased to announce that Robert Waters has joined the Institute as technical consultant for Codes & Standards....more...

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "World Building Information Modeling (BIM) Market - Opportunities and Forecasts, 2015-2022" report to their offering.

The...more...

The Herald-Whig reports that the Illinois Veterans Home, Quincy, Ill., unveiled a new water treatment and delivery system that costs nearly $5 million. Legionnaires’ disease...more...

Fedrizzi will assume new job on Nov. 4.

The International WELL Building Institute, a public benefit corporation whose mission is to improve human health and...more...

More and more, construction industry contractors and owners are discovering the time and cost-saving benefits of smart modeling technology. Enhancing the power of this technological...more...

Canadians are demanding safer, healthier and more accessible construction where they live, work and play. To address these demands, some 600 changes were introduced in...more...