Codes and Standards - Plumbing, Piping

Suction diffuser line expanded

Taco has expanded its suction diffuser line, which provide maximum flow efficiency at the suction... » more

Engineering in K-12 schools: Codes and standards

Engineers offer practical advice and best practices on how to design HVAC, electrical, lighting,... » more

Codes for boiler control systems and pressure vessels

The end user is ultimately responsible to use the correct code for pressure sensors and... » more

Don't blow your money on a steam trap

Steam and condensate leaks cost buildings and industrial plants millions of dollars in lost energy,... » more

Navigating ASME B31

Any specifying engineer involved in the design of pressure piping systems should, at a minimum, be... » more

Heat exchanger codes and standards

Construction and fabrication are governed and controlled by the American Society of Mechanical... » more

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Critical power webcast: Transfer switches in switchgear

When an interruption of electrical power occurs, an automatic transfer switch shifts loads between utility and generator power. During these transitions, transfer switch timing and sequence is critical to ensure proper system...

Webcast: How will you meet new code requirements for arc reduction?

Arc flash incidents occur all too often and impact many lives; the remnants of the event may last forever. To address the problem in the industry we turn to codes and standards. Register for this webcast event to learn more.

Electrical systems webcast: Designing electrical rooms

Electrical rooms provide safe and secure spaces for the operation and maintenance of electrical equipment. While electrical equipment types and ratings can have significant impacts on electrical room requirements, distributing...

Critical Power Webcast: NFPA 110: Standard for Emergency and Standby Power Systems

Consulting engineers who specify emergency power equipment understand that installations for mission critical facilities, such as hospitals and data centers, are required to comply with NFPA 110: Standard for Emergency and...

Webcast: HVAC for Data Centers

When developing data center energy-use estimations, engineers must account for all sources of energy use in the facility. Attend this 1-hour webcast to learn about HVAC in data centers.

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Understanding Specifications, Codes and Standards

Soft and hard metric conversions

"Soft metric" is not a mix of imperial and metric measurements, and... » more

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