Codes http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/18471/more en Proposed ASTM Plastic Pipe Standard aims to support new polymer and lead-free brass fittings http://contractormag.com/codes/proposed-astm-plastic-pipe-standard-aims-support-new-polymer-and-lead-free-brass-fittings <div class="node-body article-body">Proposed standardWK58343, Specification for Cold-Expansion Fittings with PEX CompressionSleeves for Crosslinked Polyethylene (PEX) Tubing, is currently being developed by ASTM International’s committee on plastic piping systems.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/proposed-astm-plastic-pipe-standard-aims-support-new-polymer-and-lead-free-brass-fittings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/proposed-astm-plastic-pipe-standard-aims-support-new-polymer-and-lead-free-brass-fittings#comments Codes Piping Mon, 17 Apr 2017 20:49:00 +0000 435271 at http://contractormag.com PMI’s Sigler joins committees with plumbing standards, codes oversight http://contractormag.com/codes/pmi-s-sigler-joins-committees-plumbing-standards-codes-oversight <div class="node-body article-body">Matt Sigler is coordinating suggestions from PMI members for developing code proposals for the 2021 version of the ICC codes. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/pmi-s-sigler-joins-committees-plumbing-standards-codes-oversight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/pmi-s-sigler-joins-committees-plumbing-standards-codes-oversight#comments Codes Thu, 06 Apr 2017 17:46:00 +0000 435021 at http://contractormag.com IAPMO seeks USEHC geothermal piping and photovoltaic task group members http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-seeks-usehc-geothermal-piping-and-photovoltaic-task-group-members <div class="field-deck"> The deadline to submit an application is April 7 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IAPMO is accepting applications and seeking technical experts to participate on task groups relating to geothermal piping and photovoltaic systems.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-seeks-usehc-geothermal-piping-and-photovoltaic-task-group-members" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-seeks-usehc-geothermal-piping-and-photovoltaic-task-group-members#comments Codes Geothermal Mon, 03 Apr 2017 19:50:00 +0000 434931 at http://contractormag.com IAPMO advances development of 2017 Water Efficiency and Sanitation Standard (WE•Stand) http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-advances-development-2017-water-efficiency-and-sanitation-standard-we-stand <div class="node-body article-body">IAPMO last week convened the Water Efficiency and Sanitation Standard (WE•Stand) Technical Committee meeting to resolve public comments as an integral step in the procedure to develop WE•Stand as an American National Standard.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-advances-development-2017-water-efficiency-and-sanitation-standard-we-stand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/iapmo-advances-development-2017-water-efficiency-and-sanitation-standard-we-stand#comments Codes Mon, 03 Apr 2017 19:24:00 +0000 434921 at http://contractormag.com 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