Codes http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/18471/more en ASPE, AWE, IAPMO, PMI, and WPC to present sixth Emerging Water Technology Symposium http://contractormag.com/codes/aspe-awe-iapmo-pmi-and-wpc-present-sixth-emerging-water-technology-symposium <div class="node-body article-body">Previously called the International Emerging Technology Symposium, the EWTS has been renamed to better associate the event with water and plumbing related issues.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/aspe-awe-iapmo-pmi-and-wpc-present-sixth-emerging-water-technology-symposium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/aspe-awe-iapmo-pmi-and-wpc-present-sixth-emerging-water-technology-symposium#comments Codes Thu, 02 Mar 2017 20:19:00 +0000 434231 at http://contractormag.com Public comment monograph toward development of 2017 WE•Stand now available for download http://contractormag.com/codes/public-comment-monograph-toward-development-2017-we-stand-now-available-download <div class="node-body article-body">IAPMO, publisher of the Water Efficiency and Sanitation Standard (WE•Stand), has posted online the 2017 Public Comment Monograph that will be reviewed by the technical committee at its WE•Stand Technical Committee meeting March 28-29 in Ontario, Calif.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/public-comment-monograph-toward-development-2017-we-stand-now-available-download" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/public-comment-monograph-toward-development-2017-we-stand-now-available-download#comments Codes Thu, 02 Mar 2017 18:14:00 +0000 434221 at http://contractormag.com 2017 edition of ASSE 1016/ASME A112.1016/CSA B125.16 now available http://contractormag.com/codes/2017-edition-asse-1016asme-a1121016csa-b12516-now-available <div class="field-deck"> Performance requirements for automatic compensating valves for individual showers and tub/shower combinations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ASSE 1016-2017/ASME A112.1016-2017/CSA B125.16-17, Performance Requirements for Automatic Compensating Valves for Individual Showers and Tub/Shower Combinations, has been designated as an American National Standard by ANSI, and is now available for purchase.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/2017-edition-asse-1016asme-a1121016csa-b12516-now-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/2017-edition-asse-1016asme-a1121016csa-b12516-now-available#comments Codes Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:52:00 +0000 433981 at http://contractormag.com The IAPMO Group Washington update http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-group-washington-update-0 <div class="field-byline"> Dain M. Hansen, Senior Vice President - Government Relations, The IAPMO Group </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many questions have arisen about how small businesses will be treated if tax reform legislation is enacted. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-group-washington-update-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-group-washington-update-0#comments Codes Management Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:33:00 +0000 433971 at http://contractormag.com Falcon Stainless, Inc. joins ICC-ES PMG’s new affiliate program http://contractormag.com/codes/falcon-stainless-inc-joins-icc-es-pmg-s-new-affiliate-program <div class="field-deck"> New program to help increase Falcon Stainless’ product awareness and recognition </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ICC Evaluation Service is pleased to welcome Falcon Stainless, Inc. as the first PMG client to take advantage of the ICC-ES’ new Affiliate Program.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/falcon-stainless-inc-joins-icc-es-pmg-s-new-affiliate-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/falcon-stainless-inc-joins-icc-es-pmg-s-new-affiliate-program#comments Codes Piping Fri, 03 Feb 2017 20:40:00 +0000 433501 at http://contractormag.com ICC announces theme for 37th Annual Building Safety Month http://contractormag.com/codes/icc-announces-theme-37th-annual-building-safety-month <div class="node-body article-body">ICC's theme for 2017 Building Safety Month is Code Officials: Partners in Community Safety and Economic Growth.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/icc-announces-theme-37th-annual-building-safety-month" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/icc-announces-theme-37th-annual-building-safety-month#comments Codes Fri, 03 Feb 2017 20:22:00 +0000 433491 at http://contractormag.com NIBS Consultative Council issues 2016 Moving Forward Report http://contractormag.com/codes/nibs-consultative-council-issues-2016-moving-forward-report <div class="field-deck"> IAPMO-supported legislation to create NIST Plumbing Research Lab reintroduced </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The National Institute of Building Sciences' Consultative Council released its 2016 report, Moving Forward: Findings and Recommendations from the Consultative Council, at its annual conference in Washington, D.C.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/nibs-consultative-council-issues-2016-moving-forward-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/nibs-consultative-council-issues-2016-moving-forward-report#comments Codes Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:59:00 +0000 432981 at http://contractormag.com Inadvertent code violation http://contractormag.com/eatherton/inadvertent-code-violation <div class="node-body article-body">For many years, there has been a practice in the field of hydronics of taking a code-compliant, dual-use, tank-style water heater and using it for both domestic hot water (DHW) and space heating...</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/eatherton/inadvertent-code-violation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/eatherton/inadvertent-code-violation#comments Codes Eatherton Hydronics Silver Wed, 11 Jan 2017 20:23:00 +0000 432781 at http://contractormag.com <p>Legionella bacterium.</p> iStock/Thinkstock IAPMO makes new Tentative Interim Amendment (TIA) available for public comment http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-makes-new-tentative-interim-amendment-tia-available-public-comment-0 <div class="node-body article-body">In accordance with the IAPMO Regulations Governing Committee Projects, IAPMO would like to announce that a Tentative Interim Amendment (TIA) to the 2015 edition of the UPC is being submitted for public comment.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-makes-new-tentative-interim-amendment-tia-available-public-comment-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-makes-new-tentative-interim-amendment-tia-available-public-comment-0#comments Codes Thu, 05 Jan 2017 20:05:00 +0000 432561 at http://contractormag.com IAPMO changes venue for 2017 Conference http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-changes-venue-2017-conference <div class="node-body article-body">Due to unforeseen circumstances, the IAPMO has changed the venue for its 2017 annual Education and Business Conference.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-changes-venue-2017-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-changes-venue-2017-conference#comments Codes Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:48:00 +0000 432541 at http://contractormag.com