Capital Region New York State Chapter
American Society of Plumbing Engineers
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The American Society of Plumbing Engineers

This site has been designed to provide information and news about the chapter, as well as happenings in the Capital Region Plumbing engineering community for our members and guests.  We also hope you take the time to browse the site and take advantage of the resources we have made available for your use!

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Full Page: $200.00


Keeping up with changes in Engineers placement is a surprisingly difficult task. We'd love to follow you as you change locations. Please contact any board member to let us know your new contact information.

Keep in mind that the monthly meetings are a great place for networking. Come join us.
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Legionella Webinar Available On Demand
A recording of "Legionella: An Update for Building Operators, Engineers and Water Treaters" can be viewed free of charge at The webinar was presented by Matt Freije in mid-May. Freije discussed current issues related to Legionnaires' disease prevention, ASHRAE 188P, HACCP water plans and Legionnaires'-related lawsuits.
For more details, click the link above.

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Where:       The Italian American Community Center
                   257 Washington Avenue Extension
                   Albany, New York 12205

What:        Peter Knauf of Preferred-Manufacturing will provide an overview of
                    Fuel Oil Handling Systems, from concept to completed design.
When:        Thursday, February 19th

Agenda:     11:30 AM - Registration / Display Table
                  11:40 AM - Lunch is served
                  11:50 AM - Chapter Business
                  12:05 PM - Tabletop Presentation
                  12:10 PM - Technical Presentation
                  1:15 PM   - Meeting Adjourned

Cost:          $25.00 for members & non-members
                  $35.00 for PE's requesting PDH's. 
                  $35.00 for In-Service Code Credit  -  [when available]
                  Please make checks payable to "ASPE Capital Region  NY".
                  Any time you make out a check to ASPE we would appreciate
                  your tagging the check with a description of the intention.
                  This will preclude any error.

                  Tabletop Presentation by:

Registration now open for the Certified Plumbing Design Technician exam!

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Students: apply now for ASPE's Alfred Steele Scholarship
The Alfred Steele Scholarship is limited to ASPE members and their immediate
families who have a 3.0 GPA or higher who are in or plan to attend a college,
university, or technical school on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 credit hours)
enrolled in an engineering program. To apply, go to
or, if you have questions, contact Stacey Kidd.
The application deadline is January 31, 2015.     
Upcoming Workshops and Education Events
Virtual Trainings Through ASPE
Continue your studies this winter without leaving your home or office and earn valuable training and earn CEUs!
In February participate in a full-day workshop on Medical Gas System Awareness in person or online. The workshop is co-hosted with the Phoenix Chapter on February 18 and virtual participants will receive links to participate and interact with the presenter. Tom Spremo of Purely Med Gas, Inc. spoke at the 2014 Convention & Expo and most recently for the October 2014 webinar. Topics include:
"    Source equipment
"    Warning systems
"    Piping distibution systems
"    Inspection/verification documentation
"    Big changes in NFPA 990 2012
This workshop awards 0.75 CEUs. Registration is $300 for ASPE Members.

Other Regional Workshops
Green Plumbing Design Two-day Workshop in San Antonio, TX, February 9-10
Intermediate Plumbing Design Workshop in San Antonio, TX, February 11
Revit MEP 2015 Trainings
"    Intermediate or Advanced, Austin, TX on February 12-13
"    One-day in Phoenix, AZ on February 19
"    One-day in Milwaukee, WI on March 12

Not an ASPE member?,  and want to save on membership and training? The Revit training workshops offer you an opportunity to join ASPE and participate in the workshops at a discounted rate. Information is provided on the Revit webpage or you can call ASPE Education at 224-217-9019 for more details. 

ASPE Education & Training | 6400 Shafer Court | Suite 350 | Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone: 224-217-9016  |

In March ASPE and the Wisconsin Chapter are co-hosting a full-day workshop on plumbing engineering
and design fundamentals. This in-person or virtual workshop on World Plumbing Day, March 11, is for
plumbing engineers and designers that are earlier on in their career. Hear from two of Wisconsin's experts
on a variety of topics such as:
"    Cold water distribution systems
"    Water heating systems
"    Fixtures
"    Sanitary systems and venting
"    Stormwater and rainwater systems
This workshop awards 0.75 CEUs. Registration is $250 for ASPE members.
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