Commercial Plumbing http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Quality Products Made by Superior, Long-time Workers http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/quality-products-made-superior-long-time-workers <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored Content by Ward Manufacturing </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>For 93 years, Ward Mfg. has provided quality jobs to American workers. Back in 1924, Joseph Ward founded the company in Blossburg, Pa., manufacturing a small line of cast-iron steam and drainage fittings, as well as plugs and bushings. The fledgling company&rsquo;s reputation as a quality manufacturer began to grow and soon began adding capabilities to make Class 150 malleable iron fittings (1928) and malleable iron pipe unions (1938).</p></div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/quality-products-made-superior-long-time-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/quality-products-made-superior-long-time-workers#comments Commercial Plumbing Pipefitting Residential Plumbing Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:21:00 +0000 434601 at http://contractormag.com Xylem Bell & Gossett rededication ceremony celebrates 75 years of innovation http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/xylem-bell-gossett-rededication-ceremony-celebrates-75-years-innovation <div class="node-body article-body">With its October 2016 acquisition of Sensus, Xylem added smart metering, network technologies and advanced data analytics for water, gas and electric utilities to its portfolio of solutions. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/xylem-bell-gossett-rededication-ceremony-celebrates-75-years-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/xylem-bell-gossett-rededication-ceremony-celebrates-75-years-innovation#comments Commercial Plumbing Silver Thu, 09 Mar 2017 21:26:00 +0000 434331 at http://contractormag.com AGU renovation project to go beyond net-zero http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/agu-renovation-project-go-beyond-net-zero <div class="node-body article-body">The vision was of a building that could stand as a model for reducing energy requirements and carbon emissions in a commercial space. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/agu-renovation-project-go-beyond-net-zero" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/agu-renovation-project-go-beyond-net-zero#comments Commercial Plumbing Silver Fri, 10 Feb 2017 21:56:00 +0000 433751 at http://contractormag.com Stone34 building completes Seattle’s Deep Green Pilot Program http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/stone34-building-completes-seattle-s-deep-green-pilot-program <div class="field-deck"> Building partners met aggressive energy and water usage targets via innovative design, technology, and changing tenant behavior </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Now known as the Living Building Pilot Program, the Deep Green Pilot Program was developed using components of the Living Building Challenge which is administered by the International Living Future Institute. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/stone34-building-completes-seattle-s-deep-green-pilot-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/stone34-building-completes-seattle-s-deep-green-pilot-program#comments Commercial Plumbing Silver Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:42:00 +0000 432041 at http://contractormag.com Washington museum is a masterpiece in design collaboration http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/washington-museum-masterpiece-design-collaboration <div class="node-body article-body">Southland installed nearly 10 miles of piping systems and 1 million pounds of sheet metal inside the National Museum of African American History and Culture. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/washington-museum-masterpiece-design-collaboration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/washington-museum-masterpiece-design-collaboration#comments Commercial Plumbing Silver Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:28:00 +0000 431681 at http://contractormag.com Award-winning OHM office building features one-pipe geothermal system http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/award-winning-ohm-office-building-features-one-pipe-geothermal-system <div class="node-body article-body">Designed by Simon Oswald Architecture and CM Engineering, the OHM office building the two firms call home is a repository of sound design and engineering practices, along with solid sustainability tactics. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/award-winning-ohm-office-building-features-one-pipe-geothermal-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/award-winning-ohm-office-building-features-one-pipe-geothermal-system#comments Commercial Plumbing Silver Wed, 09 Nov 2016 14:59:00 +0000 430171 at http://contractormag.com Thread Group broadens focus to include commercial building space http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/thread-group-broadens-focus-include-commercial-building-space <div class="field-deck"> Networking solution will address new use cases beyond the connected home </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Thread Group has announced its intention to expand Thread beyond the connected home and into the commercial building and professional sectors.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/thread-group-broadens-focus-include-commercial-building-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/thread-group-broadens-focus-include-commercial-building-space#comments Commercial Plumbing Fri, 04 Nov 2016 14:16:00 +0000 430001 at http://contractormag.com G. F. Wilbur Plumbing replaces apartment buildings’ water heaters http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/g-f-wilbur-plumbing-replaces-apartment-buildings-water-heaters <div class="field-deck"> In “Yip-see” Mich., an almost-forgotten job paves the way for another </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brad Howe, project manager and commercial estimator for Ann Arbor, Michigan-based G. F. Wilbur Plumbing, and a crew of talented UA Local 190 union tradesmen installed replacement water heaters for the Chestnut Lake apartment complex in Yip-see. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/g-f-wilbur-plumbing-replaces-apartment-buildings-water-heaters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/g-f-wilbur-plumbing-replaces-apartment-buildings-water-heaters#comments Commercial Plumbing Silver Wed, 12 Oct 2016 19:06:00 +0000 428341 at http://contractormag.com Church sings praises of high-efficiency condensing boilers http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/church-sings-praises-high-efficiency-condensing-boilers <div class="field-deck"> Schulte Heating oversees boiler upgrade </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The units are configured to handle the five separate church thermostats/zones. Each thermostat is programmed for usage depending on the day and whether the area is occupied.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/church-sings-praises-high-efficiency-condensing-boilers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/commercial-plumbing/church-sings-praises-high-efficiency-condensing-boilers#comments Commercial Plumbing Silver Wed, 12 Oct 2016 16:40:00 +0000 428321 at http://contractormag.com P.K. McGuane makes a "splash" using press connections http://contractormag.com/piping-contractor/pk-mcguane-makes-splash-using-press-connections <div class="node-body article-body">Splash selected P.K. McGuane Plumbing and Heating as the plumbers for the new plant because of the relationship they had already built. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/piping-contractor/pk-mcguane-makes-splash-using-press-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/piping-contractor/pk-mcguane-makes-splash-using-press-connections#comments Commercial Plumbing Piping Contractor Silver Tue, 02 Aug 2016 15:47:00 +0000 424801 at http://contractormag.com