Originally written by Alfred Steele, P.E., CIPE, with second edition in 1982, the book has been re-edited and fully revised by A. Calvin Laws, P.E., CPD, and has been further reviewed and edited by Frank G. Teebagy, P.E., CIPE, and Harold L. Olson, P.E., utilizing their comprehensive notes from their extensive classroom use of the original book. Twenty-two chapters provide comprehensive information and detail for the professional plumbing engineer and designer.
Dr. Alfred Steele, P.E., CIPE
A long-time ASPE member and past President of the ASPE Research Foundation, Dr. Steele received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the City University of New York and a degree in Civil Engineering from Ohio Christian College. A licensed Professional Engineer, Dr. Steele spent over 44 years in the engineering field; his expertise included process piping plumbing and fire protection.
The late Dr. Steele was the author of three pioneering volumes on plumbing engineering: Engineering Plumbing Design, Advanced Plumbing Technology; and High-Rise Plumbing Design (now out of print).
Dr. Alfred Steele passed away in 1998.