plumbing design

Case Study: Design Team Overcomes Unique Challenges at Egg Processing Facility

March 7, 2023

The plumbing design for a complex processing system doesn’t have to be extremely difficult when there is cooperation among team members. by Paul Freeman, PE, CPD Six million—yes, that’s correct—six […]


PPI’s Building and Construction Division Releases Major Update to Design Calculator

December 8, 2022

The Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) has announced a major update to its Building & Construction Division’s Plastic Pipe Design Calculator, a free software tool for the design of plastic […]


Evac North America Publishes a New Guide for Vacuum Plumbing Technology

December 8, 2022

While gravity systems are often the conventional choice of plumbing, vacuum plumbing systems are fast challenging the status quo and emerging as a smart and efficient alternative. Evac has published […]


Three Benefits of Using Engineered Solutions to Support Water Heater Tanks

December 7, 2022

Engineered water heater supports improve the overall functionality and safety of the building and provide clients with a reliable solution. by Jim LeStage, CSI, CDT When designing a building, you’ll […]


Tankless Truth: Tankless Water Heaters Work Well with Cold Inlet Temperatures

November 11, 2022

With the benefits of high efficiency and fast recovery, tankless can provide businesses with the hot water they need no matter where they are in North America. by Tim Greer  […]


What Plumbing Designers Need to Know About Selecting a Grease Interceptor

November 2, 2022

Three items need to be considered to properly dispose of grease waste: number of people being served, type of establishment, and pumping interval. by Siddharth Bhat, PE, CPD, GPD, LEED […]


Learn How to Design a Robust, Efficient Rainwater Harvesting System for a Commercial Building

October 11, 2022

Join Watts on Friday, October 21, 2022 at 11:00 a.m EDT for their 1.5-hour webinar, “Designing a Robust, Efficient Rainwater Harvesting System for a Commercial Building,” and earn 0.1 ASPE […]


Why You Should Be Adding Acoustic Isolation to Your Specifications

September 29, 2022

Acoustic isolation pipe supports are the key to preventing noise problems stemming from vibrations. by Jim LeStage, CSI, CDT To go through a building’s piping system and achieve 100 percent […]


Learn About Engineered Solutions for Pipe Supports and Restraints at Our Next Free Webinar

September 14, 2022

ASPE’s next free webinar, “Pipe Hangers and Supports,” will be presented by Jim Lestage, Specification Sales Manager for Reliance Worldwide Corporation (RWC), on October 19 at noon CDT. This webinar […]


What Plumbing Designers Need to Know About Selecting Sinks

September 8, 2022

Kitchen/break room sinks have multiple options that need to be taken into account along with budgetary constraints to make an informed decision for the client. by Siddharth Bhat, PE, CPD, […]

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