- The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) and the International Code Council (ICC) announced that agreement in principle has been reached on the essential elements of a venture to jointly develop one plumbing code and one mechanical code for use by the entire nation. After additional details of the joint venture have been worked out, both organizations intend to hold meetings throughout the country educating their members about the benefits of the new relationship.
- The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) is offering exams for earning the Construction Documents Technologist Certificate. Visit www.csinet.org/certification for dates and location information on the CSI certificate and certification programs.
- The BASF "Better Home, Better Planet"
Online News in Brief
July 6, 2006
Here are some recent happenings around the industry.