U.S. drilling industry members and two Christian charities donated equipment, supplies and expertise to rehabilitate a partially-blocked primary water well to full-capacity in Sendafa, Ethiopia....More
Although reducing the water usage of plumbing fixtures prompts the emergence of low-flow toilets that support water conservation, unintentional consequences such as the lack of water pressure can negatively affect the drain line carry efficiency....More
This week sees a new, two-stage vertical packaged geothermal system, ball valves designed for radiant piping applications, a lightweight, large capacity rooting machine, a line of submersible wastewater pumps and much more.
Heat fusion is essential to the success of PP-R piping systems. The method joins plastic pipe and fittings by heating them to a molten state and then rapidly pressed them together to form a homogeneous, or monolithic, bond....More
The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) is calling for formal proposals toward the development of the 2017 Water Efficiency and Sanitation Standard (WE*Stand)....More
This week's product gallery includes an adjustable thermostatic mixing valve, a static pipe bursting system, a condensate pump with built-in acid neutralizer, a vacuum pump inlet trap, a new line of band saw blades and more.
This month’s quiz covers health and safety regulations on the job site. Safety compliance not only helps protect employees, it can reduce liability insurance, help prevent downtime, and help avoid serious fines from H&S inspectors.