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Plumbing Industry Supports Legislation that Will Improve Water Quality and Efficiency

August 6, 2021
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The IAPMO Group and Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) applaud the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee for advancing legislation this past week reauthorizing the National Institute of Standards and Technology […]

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Which Joining Method Is Best for Copper Piping for Domestic Water Distribution?

July 29, 2021
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Naveen Kumar Shivanna, CPD, GPD, LEED GA, a Fire Protection & Plumbing Engineer with Setty & Associates in Baltimore, is working on a renovation job where the specification calls for […]

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Save the Date for the Virtual “Updating the Hunter’s Curve Summit”

July 27, 2021
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ASPE and the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) are co-hosting “The Water Demand Calculator: Updating the Hunter’s Curve Summit,” a virtual event on November 4, 2021, from […]

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The Product Ratio Method—An Approach for Determining Circuit Flow Rates in Domestic Hot Water Circulation Systems

July 19, 2021
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Domestic hot water circulation systems compensate for heat loss from piping segments by facilitating continuous flow through a heat source to maintain water temperatures throughout the system. To ensure that […]

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Is Hot Water Required at Handwashing-Only Lavatories and Wash Stations?

July 9, 2021
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John Parks, CPD, a Senior Mechanical Designer with ZRHD PC in Oklahoma City, recently posed a theoretical question on ASPE Connect: Should we, as an industry, look at whether hot […]

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July Coffee with Caleffi Covers Heat Exchangers in Hydronic and Plumbing Systems

June 22, 2021
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The next Coffee with Caleffi, “Heat Exchangers in Hydronic & Plumbing Systems,” will be held on Thursday, July 29, 2021 from noon to 1:30 p.m. CDT. Heat exchangers are essential components […]

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Is Supervisory Air Monitoring Feasible for Manual Dry Standpipes?

June 17, 2021
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Gregory Shvartsman, President of IGS Consulting in Fair Lawn, New Jersey, is working on a project in which the client wants supervisory air monitoring for manual dry standpipe systems, based […]

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What Is the Best Material for Reverse Osmosis Water for Hospital Equipment?

May 27, 2021
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Naveen Kumar Shivanna, CPD, GPD, LEED GA, a Fire Protection and Plumbing Engineer with Setty & Associates in Baltimore was asked by the contractor on a hospital project to supply […]

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Plumbing Design for Success: Understanding and Preventing Copper Corrosion

May 10, 2021
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Learn some methods to prevent different types of copper corrosion that can result from the reduced use of water in unused buildings due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We live in […]

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What Is the Difference Between a Vacuum Breaker and an AAV?

May 7, 2021
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Mark Nailor, CPDT, a Senior Mechanical Designer with PMH Associates in Moorestown, New Jersey, is wrapping up a project in New Jersey in which the contractor installed vent piping on […]

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