Industry News

  • 05.11.22

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    International Code Council and Building Talent Foundation Announce New Collaboration

    The two organizations will promote careers in construction and reinforce education and training opportunities for future construction professionals Washington, D.C. – The International Code Council and the Building Talent Foundation (BTF) announced that they will be combining efforts to support and strengthen the residential construction and building safety workforce. The two organizations will …

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  • 05.03.22

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    The 2022 Building Safety Month Celebration Begins

    Week One of Building Safety Month Explores Planning for a Safe and Sustainable Tomorrow Washington, D.C. – The International Code Council is excited to announce the beginning of the 42nd annual Building Safety Month. The campaign is led by the Code Council and its members and partners every May to raise awareness about the importance of building codes and the role of building safety …

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  • 05.03.22

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    Viega Fittings Earn Additional Navy Approval

    Pressing technology approved for use on U.S. Navy surface combatants BROOMFIELD, Colo.  – Viega, the first press fitting system to meet the standard for use on Navy combat ships, has won approval for additional components to be used onboard. Last year, the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) approved the use of MegaPress® CuNi press fittings in sizes ½" to 2" to be used in surface combatant …

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  • 03.23.22

    ICC

    Federal Spending Bill Advances Multiple International Code Council Priorities

    Fiscal Year 2022 Omnibus Appropriations Act provisions advance building safety, resilience and sustainability Washington, D.C. –  On March 15, the President signed into law the Fiscal Year 2022 Consolidated Appropriations Act, bipartisan legislation to fund the U.S. federal government through September 30, 2022. The bill includes several measures that the International Code Council championed to …

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  • 03.02.22

    Bonding and Key-Person Coverage

    Working capital is a key metric used to support the bond requirements of a business that has surety needs.

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  • 03.02.22

    Surety: A Little Understanding Goes a Long Way

    Some plumbing, heating and cooling contractors feel that bonded work is an area that contractors may shy away from because they think it’s too complicated; possibly costing opportunities for profitable jobs.

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  • 02.25.22

    RIGID

    Countdown Begins for RIDGID® Experience 2022; Enter Now for a Chance to Win

    AMBLER, Pa., Feb. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradford White Corporation, an industry-leading manufacturer of water heaters, boilers and storage tanks, and the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) announce the renewal of their exclusive strategic partnership agreement and confirm their joint commitment to promoting and strengthening the plumbing and HVACR industries.

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  • 02.22.22

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    Bradford White and PHCC Extend Exclusive Strategic Partnership Agreement for 2022

    AMBLER, Pa., Feb. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradford White Corporation, an industry-leading manufacturer of water heaters, boilers and storage tanks, and the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) announce the renewal of their exclusive strategic partnership agreement and confirm their joint commitment to promoting and strengthening the plumbing and HVACR industries.

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  • 02.16.22

    ICC

    The International Code Council Welcomes Municity® and Winn’s Career Education to the Family of Solutions

    Key assets acquired from each of these organizations will expand digital solutions to code officials and provide professional development and training to plumbing and piping professionals Washington, D.C. –  The International Code Council has acquired the Municity building and code enforcement software and all the assets of Winn’s Career Education, Inc. ICC Community Development Solutions …

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  • 02.01.22

    Keynote Speakers Announced for Seventh Emerging Water Technology Symposium

    Dr. Richard Thorsten, chief impact officer for Water.org, and Robert Puente, president and CEO of the San Antonio Water System, will deliver the keynote addresses at the seventh Emerging Water Technology Symposium (EWTS), scheduled for May 10-11 in San Antonio.

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