The National Environmental Balancing Bureau’s (NEBB) Fume Hood Testing Committee released the latest version of “Procedural Standard for Fume Hood Performance Testing.” 

The Air Movement and Control Association Intl. Inc. (AMCA) launched its ANSI/AMCA Standard 207, “Fan System Efficiency and Fan System Input Power Calculation.”

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (Washington) released its March employment data, which revealed 7,300 new jobs in nonresidential specialty trade construction.

Thermostat Recycling Corp. (TRC) welcomed its first non-mercury thermostat manufacturers to its membership — ecobee (Northborough, Massachusetts) and Nest Labs (Palo Alto, California).

The Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association’s (SMACNA) Director Nominating Committee is now accepting nominations for SMACNA’s board of directors.

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR) held the fourth annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction May 8-12.

Publication date: 5/15/2017

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