Piping http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Weekly Product Gallery: Flir, Uponor, Bosch, Milwaukee Tool, Ridgid and Just Manufacturing http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-flir-uponor-bosch-milwaukee-tool-ridgid-and-just-manufacturin <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery features a drone camera, a wireless control for radiant systems, a condensing tankless water heater, a compact tape measure, a battery-operated PEX tool and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-flir-uponor-bosch-milwaukee-tool-ridgid-and-just-manufacturin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-flir-uponor-bosch-milwaukee-tool-ridgid-and-just-manufacturin#comments Bath/Kitchen Geothermal Media Galleries Piping Tools Tue, 10 Jan 2017 16:55:00 +0000 432721 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: MrPEX, QSBR Innovations, SharkBite, WaterFurnace, Modine and Viega http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-mrpex-qsbr-innovations-sharkbite-waterfurnace-modine-and-vieg <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery features a PEXa plumbing system, a passive back flow device to prevent scaling, a push-connect PEX system, a geothermal heat pump, a direct fired make-up air unit and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-mrpex-qsbr-innovations-sharkbite-waterfurnace-modine-and-vieg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-mrpex-qsbr-innovations-sharkbite-waterfurnace-modine-and-vieg#comments Geothermal Media Galleries Piping Plumbing Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:16:00 +0000 432481 at http://contractormag.com AFSA to award $20,000 in scholarships to high school seniors http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-award-20000-scholarships-high-school-seniors <div class="field-deck"> Online contest offers assistance and awareness </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) is now accepting applications for its popular online scholarship, the AFSA High School Scholarship Contest. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-award-20000-scholarships-high-school-seniors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-award-20000-scholarships-high-school-seniors#comments Fire Sprinklers Tue, 20 Dec 2016 17:13:00 +0000 432321 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: Victaulic, DuraVent, Matco-Norca, Esco Tool, Grundfos and Bosch http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-victaulic-duravent-matco-norca-esco-tool-grundfos-and-bosch <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery features a new series of hydraulic control valves, polypropylene vent pipe, ductile iron gate valves, a beveling machine for making boiler repairs, a packaged pumping system and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-victaulic-duravent-matco-norca-esco-tool-grundfos-and-bosch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-victaulic-duravent-matco-norca-esco-tool-grundfos-and-bosch#comments Geothermal Media Galleries Hydronics Piping Plumbing Tools Tue, 20 Dec 2016 15:58:00 +0000 432311 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: American Standard, Viega, Danfoss, Culligan, Caleffi and Armstrong http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-american-standard-viega-danfoss-culligan-caleffi-and-armstron <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery includes a steel bathtub, new union fittings for use with pressing tools, a thermostat designed for electric floor heating, a reverse osmosis system, a line of pressure reducing valves and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-american-standard-viega-danfoss-culligan-caleffi-and-armstron" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-american-standard-viega-danfoss-culligan-caleffi-and-armstron#comments Bath/Kitchen Media Galleries Piping Radiant Technology Tue, 13 Dec 2016 16:33:00 +0000 432221 at http://contractormag.com Changing landscape of refrigerants: what contractors need to know http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/changing-landscape-refrigerants-what-contractors-need-know <div class="field-byline"> William Dietrich </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Contractors are in the best position to advise them with fact-based discussions about refrigerant requirements and guide these long term investments in the right direction.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/changing-landscape-refrigerants-what-contractors-need-know" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/pipefitting/changing-landscape-refrigerants-what-contractors-need-know#comments Pipefitting Registered User Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:09:00 +0000 432091 at http://contractormag.com Building from the ground up: Aquatherm North America’s new home http://contractormag.com/piping/building-ground-aquatherm-north-america-s-new-home <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. subsidiary of leading PP-R pipe manufacturer Aquatherm Worldwide is preparing to move into a new headquarters and fabrication facility in early 2017. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/piping/building-ground-aquatherm-north-america-s-new-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/piping/building-ground-aquatherm-north-america-s-new-home#comments Piping Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:45:00 +0000 432061 at http://contractormag.com <p>An artist&#39;s rendering of the new building.</p> Aquatherm. How fire sprinklers came to Camas without an ordinance http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/how-fire-sprinklers-came-camas-without-ordinance <div class="node-body article-body">In 2003, legislation was introduced to require fire sprinklers in new residential housing in Camas, Wash., a small city in the southwestern part of the state.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/how-fire-sprinklers-came-camas-without-ordinance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/how-fire-sprinklers-came-camas-without-ordinance#comments Fire Sprinklers Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:36:00 +0000 431961 at http://contractormag.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">Randy Miller, deputy fire marshal for the&nbsp;</span>Camas-Washougal<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;Fire Department, didn&rsquo;t want to give up the fire protection residential sprinklers provide.&nbsp;</span></p> Weekly Product Gallery: General Pipe Cleaners, Stafford, Steamist, Moen, Spirax Sarco and Uponor http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-general-pipe-cleaners-stafford-steamist-moen-spirax-sarco-and <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery features a pipe thawing machine, a full line of stainless steel shaft collars and couplings, a digital shower system, an industrial-inspired faucet, a thermodynamic steam trap and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-general-pipe-cleaners-stafford-steamist-moen-spirax-sarco-and" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-general-pipe-cleaners-stafford-steamist-moen-spirax-sarco-and#comments Faucets Media Galleries Showers Piping Plumbing Radiant Tools Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:38:00 +0000 431941 at http://contractormag.com MSS publishes revised American National Standard for Steel Pipeline Flanges http://contractormag.com/codes/mss-publishes-revised-american-national-standard-steel-pipeline-flanges <div class="field-deck"> Receives ANSI approval </div> <div class="node-body article-body">MSS announces that the substantially revised Standard Practice, SP-44-2016, Steel Pipeline Flanges, has been approved by the ANSI as a Revised American National Standard (ANS).</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/mss-publishes-revised-american-national-standard-steel-pipeline-flanges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/mss-publishes-revised-american-national-standard-steel-pipeline-flanges#comments Codes Piping Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:28:00 +0000 431261 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock