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2009-10-30 12:53:00

ORLAND PARK, Ill., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Code Council's (ICC) Residential Building Code Committee voted to keep the residential fire sprinkler system requirement for one- and two-family new construction homes in the International Residential Code at the ICC hearings in Baltimore, MD this week. The requirement was in danger of being removed when the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) submitted proposals to eliminate the requirement. The committee voted seven...

2009-10-27 06:00:00

PENDLETON, Ind., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Remy International, Inc. today announced it will be supplying the EBO Group's subsidiary, eZEhybrid Drives, Inc. with the Remy HVH250 electric motor. The Remy motor will be used in the eZEhybrid((TM)) HPM OCED (hydraulic pump mount oil cooled electric drive) module for SAE hydraulic pump drives which enables the addition of electric power to hydraulic drives on construction and mining equipment. The new eZEhybrid((TM)) OCED module is for SAE "C"...

2009-10-02 16:26:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Honorable Jo-Ellen Darcy was sworn in today as the U.S. Army's 11th Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works (ASA(CW)) in a Pentagon ceremony. Secretary of the Army John McHugh conducted the swearing-in ceremony. "I am tremendously honored to have this opportunity to serve as the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works," said Darcy. "America is faced with many challenges in how to best conserve, protect, enhance and use...

2009-09-10 08:56:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. North America Fire Suppression Systems Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0109908/North-America-Fire-Suppression-Systems-Market.html This report analyzes the North American and the European markets for Fire Suppression Systems in Millions of US$. The specific product segments analyzed are Water Based Systems, Gaseous Based Systems, and Specialty Systems. Annual...

2009-08-19 10:50:00

University of California-Irvine engineers say they've developed a sensor system designed to help protect water systems when earthquakes occur or pipes fail. The engineers said they plan to outfit the Irvine, Calif., water system with sensors that will alert officials when and where pipes crack or break, hastening repair. When an earthquake occurs and infrastructure systems fail, continued service of the water network is most critical, said Professor Masanobu Shinozuka, who is leading the...

2009-08-18 14:20:00

UCI engineers design sensors to monitor pipes after earthquakes and other disastersAfter a big earthquake, it's key to keep the water system afloat. Water is necessary for life, and it fights the fires that often accompany such disasters.UC Irvine engineers plan to outfit the local water system with sensors that will alert officials when and where pipes crack or break, hastening repair - thanks to nearly $5.7 million over three years from the National Institute of Standards and Technology and...

2009-06-01 14:02:00

PACIFIC GROVE, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- During the month of June, California American Water customers will receive a Consumer Confidence Report, inserted with their monthly water bill. The reports, which are required for the majority of water systems in the United States by the Environmental Protection Agency, aim to educate customers about where their water comes from and what's in it. "It's our privilege to deliver water that meets or exceeds all state and federal standards," said...

2009-04-27 12:10:00

Four critical shut off valves ready to ship TULSA, Okla., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Tulsa based Flow-Quip, Inc. has been selected by PEMEX Mexico to supply four Hydra-PAK SE Series fail-safe electric actuators capable of storing energy for two strokes of each valve without electrical power. PEMEX is doing an expansion and upgrade of the JPC Maya Crude Oil Dehydration Facility at Dos Bocas Marine Crude Oil Marine Terminal in Tabasco, Mexico. Flow-Quip's valve actuators, supplied with four...

2009-04-22 06:00:00

KAIFENG, China, April 22 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Valves Technology, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CVVT) ("China Valves" or the "Company"), a leading metal valve manufacturer with operations in the People's Republic of China (the "PRC"), today announced that its newly established wholly-owned foreign enterprise, Tai Zhou Tai De Valve Co., Ltd. ("Tai De Valve"), has completed the acquisition of 100% equity ownership of Taizhou Wote Valve Co., Ltd. ("Taizhou Wote"). Taizhou...

2008-12-30 08:00:00

Story of essential water and wastewater infrastructure told PHOENIX, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- "Liquid Assets: The Story of Our Water Infrastructure" tells the story of essential infrastructure systems: drinking water, wastewater, and storm water. These complex and aging systems -- some in the ground for more than 100 years -- are critical for public health, public safety and economic prosperity. The documentary highlights communities from across the United States, providing an understanding...