In accordance with the IAPMO Regulations Governing Committee Projects, IAPMO announced that two Tentative Interim Amendments (TIA) to the 2015 edition of the Uniform Mechanical Code® (UMC) have been submitted for public comment. For full details, click here.
The ASSE International Board of Directors and Professional Qualifications Standards Committee have issued an interpretation of a Section 6001 1-1.3 of ASSE/IAPMO/ANSI Series 6000-2015, Professional Qualifications Standard for Medical Gas Systems Personnel. Click here for more information. In addition, ASSE International has published its first Listing Evaluation Criteria (LEC) –ASSE LEC 2002-2017, Shower Filtration Fitting for Reduction of Chloramine. For full details, click here.
An international team comprising young plumbers, plumbing engineers and architects from Indonesia, Australia and the United States has successfully completed the first-ever Community Plumbing Challenge Design Week, marking the beginning of the Community Plumbing Challenge 2017 program (CPC2017) in Cikarang, Bekasi (West Java), Indonesia. Click here to read the full press release.