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The Department of General Services announced that Mia Marvelli has been appointed California Building Standards Commission executive director.

Marvelli joined the CBSC in 2012 with...more...

Winter Conference draws 3,000 attendees from 67 countries.​

High attendance was reported for the recent ASHRAE Winter Conference and AHR Expo, in Orlando. The 2016...more...

Registration is open for the 2016 CPD exam, which is being held at testing sites around the country on March 31 and April 1. Information...more...

ASHRAE has announced a call for papers for its 2017 Winter Conference in Las Vegas, Nev., Jan. 28-Feb. 1, 2017.

The conference seeks papers that...more...

AERCO International, a pioneer of condensing boilers that recover latent heat from the unit itself to save energy, has expanded its portfolio with The OriGen,...more...

A newly published User’s Manual clarifies the intent and implementation of the building industry’s foremost green building standard by explaining its requirements and providing example...more...

Plumis, a London-based tech firm, is taking a decidedly different way to control fires. The sprinklers for its Automist Smartscan system are located in the...more...

A new video on Charlotte Pipe’s YouTube channel shows a sound test of various DWV plumbing systems. Materials tested are cast-iron soil pipe, solid...more...

PMI members American Standard Inc., BrassCraft Manufacturing Co., Delta Faucet Co., Fluidmaster Inc., Kohler Co., Moen Inc., and Speakman Co., as well as allied member the International...more...

Taco, Inc. is now Taco Comfort Solutions, a Taco Group Company.

In order to diversify and facilitate entry into new industries and market channels, Taco,...more...

The Keeney Manufacturing Co. is pleased to announce David Gooding, Inc. as a new manufacturer’s representative for wholesale sales effective Jan. 25. David Gooding, Inc....more...

The American Fire Sprinkler Association announces an upcoming two-part live webinar event: "Changes from the 2013 Edition of NFPA 13 to the 2016 Edition."

The...more...

Flint, Mich., is certainly not the first U.S. city to see its water contaminated by aging pipes. And, unless the many American cities with aging...more...

The International Code Council’s theme for 2016 Building Safety Month, a public safety awareness campaign celebrated in May, is “Building Codes: Driving Growth through Innovation,...more...

iSqFt and Assemble Systems announced that they have agreed to a strategic partnership that will integrate their respective commercial construction solutions to allow for the...more...

Fifty-four people were recognized for their contributions to ASHRAE and the industry at the Society’s 2016 Winter Conference, Jan. 23-27, Orlando, Fla.

The F. Paul...more...

Company progresses with White House CEQ commitment to provide a chiller portfolio compatible with Opteon XP10 (513A), a safe, non-flammable, low-GWP refrigerant

Johnson Controls is...more...

Parsippany, NJ, January 20, 2016 –The Hydraulic Institute will be offering a webinar on “Rotodynamic Pumps: A Guideline for NPSH Margin” on Tuesday, Feb. 9...more...

Sloan launched its new website that will provide contractors, engineers, architects, design professionals and facility owners with a comprehensive, easy-to-navigate resource that showcases the company’s...more...

Andre & Veronika’s Antiques & Collectibles will auctioning a water pump gauge that was part of the original plumbing system from the Empire State Building....more...