Alexandria — The Water Environment Federation (WEF) announces the members of its 2014-2015 Board of Trustees. The members were confirmed by WEF’s House of Delegates during WEFTEC® 2014—WEF’s 87th annual technical exhibition and conference—last week in New Orleans, La. During a ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 30, the WEF “gavel of leadership” was passed from President Read more

Alexandria, Va. — Luke Williams, a best-selling author and globally recognized authority on innovation leadership, will deliver the keynote address during the Opening General Session of WEFTEC 2014 this fall in New Orleans, La. The opening session will kick off the Water Environment Federation’s (WEF) 87th Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, a five-day event that Read more

In late April, leaders from the plumbing industry gathered in Washington, D.C. for the Plumbing Industry Leaders Coalition (PILC). Every year the group gets together to chart progressive action for the industry: Legionella standards, skilled worker shortage, dry drains research, U.S. water strategy, etc. The plumbing industry think tank gathers every year to seek collaboration Read more

The Rheem EcoNet Control Center provides homeowners the ability to personally manage their energy efficiency and comfort, and it also makes it faster and easier for a contractor to accurately install, set up and maintain the system. The technology is initially compatible with select HVAC and water heating products, such as the Hybrid Electric Heat Read more

Downers Grove, Ill. — Grundfos has appointed Dieter Sauer as president and general manager of its Water Utility business, which is headquartered in Aurora, Ill. In this position, Sauer will oversee and direct all operations in Grundfos’ Water Utility division including the company’s newly opened service center. Duncan Cooper, regional managing director for Grundfos North Read more