In order to provide building-code-intended guidance for water conservation within the built environment, ASHRAE, in collaboration with the American Society of Plumbing Engineers
(ASPE) and the American Water Works Association (AWWA), is developing proposed Standard 191 with an intended completion date of 12 to 15 months from the 2007 Annual Meeting.
The American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), the American Society of Plumbing Engineers
(ASPE), the American Water Works Association (AWWA) and the U.
With the recent changes to the New York City Buildings Code, and the new additions to the fire code every year, it is important for F/P engineers to be familiar with the half a dozen or so organizations responsible for these updates, says Bill, who is a certified member of the National Fire Protection Association and part of many other industry organizations, such as Society of Fire Protection Engineers; the New York City chapter of the American Society of Plumbing Engineers
and the American Society of Sanitary Engineers.
Most recently, the Council and DEP have supported a call by the Plumbing Foundation, the American Society of Sanitary Engineers and the American Society of Plumbing Engineers
to establish standards for water filters and other home water treatment units as well as to ensure their proper installation by bonded, licensed and insured professionals.