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Uponor Names Jennifer Hauschildt Vice President of IT

Jennifer Hauschildt Vice President of ITApple Valley, Minn. Uponor North America (Uponor) has named Jennifer Hauschildt vice president of IT, effective Aug. 4, 2014.

Hauschildt will oversee Uponor North America’s Information Technology team and Project Services Group, and will be a member of Uponor North America’s senior management committee. Her primary responsibilities will ensure that IT strategy, services, infrastructure and applications support Uponor’s business goals and objectives.

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Uponor Launches Industry-first PEX to CPVC Adapter Fittings

Uponor North America (Uponor) is launching an industry-first innovation with six new ProPEX® Lead-free (LF) Brass CPVC Adapter Fittings for transitioning from CPVC to PEX in commercial plumbing and hydronic distribution piping systems.

 The fittings, which are available in 1¼”, 1½” and 2″ sizes, are offered in a spigot and a socket adapter and all feature Uponor’s durable, reliable ASTM F1960 ProPEX expansion system for connecting to PEX piping.

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Star Tribune Names Uponor North America a 2014 Top Workplace

Uponor North America a 2014 Top Workplace Uponor North America (Uponor) has been named one of the Top 100 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Minneapolis Star Tribune based on an employee-based survey. Uponor was ranked 20th on the mid-size company list.

“It’s always an honor to be chosen for an award,” says Bill Gray, president, Uponor North America. “Being named as one of the top places to work in Minnesota is especially rewarding because it was based on feedback from the people who know us best — our employees.”

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Uponor Donates Product to Lennar’s Village Builders Benefit Home

Uponor North America  was one of several companies that donated products and materials to support the Village Builders® Benefit Home, sponsored by Lennar® homebuilders and the Greater Houston Builder’s Association. The project, located in the northwest Houston suburb of Cypress, Texas, generated net proceeds of $270,000, which benefitted local charities in the greater Houston area, including the Texas Children’s Cancer Center, the Alzheimer’s Association of Houston and Southeast Texas and HomeAid Houston.

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American Standard Sponsors Team USA in Water Innovation Challenge

American Standard Brands announced its support of Team USA in the WorldSkills Foundation’s (WSF) inaugural Water Innovation Challenge that begins in Singapore today. This event brings together international teams of young plumbers and engineers to participate in a series of hands-on design challenges aimed at improving the quality of life, health, hygiene and sanitation in developing countries.

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Uponor Partners with Thomas Enterprise Solutions™ for On-demand CAD and BIM Library

Through a partnership with Thomas Enterprise Solutions™, Uponor North America (Uponor) now offers CAD and building information modeling (BIM) design files right from the Online Catalog on Uponorpro.com for faster, easier specifying, designing and estimating commercial PEX plumbing, radiant heating/cooling and hydronic distribution piping projects. Professionals who visit the site can access more than 350 Uponor product parts in 32 available file formats to quickly and accurately design and estimate their projects.

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Noritz Now Offering Contractors Online Tankless Water Heating Education for Added Convenience

Noritz America today announced the release of its Online Residential Level 1 (R1) tankless water heater training for plumbing and heating contractors. The Noritz University course will supplement personal training by Noritz sales personnel, allowing those tradespeople who are unable to attend in-person sessions the ability to gain and deepen their tankless knowledge quickly and effectively.

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UV Resources Becomes an Approved Provider of Continuing Education Courses for the Practicing Institute of Engineering

UV Resources RLM XTREME UV-C SystemThe Practicing Institute of Engineering, Inc., (PIE) has named UV Resources a continuing education training provider for the organization, which serves the professional development needs of the New York State Society of Professional Engineers. UV Resources is a leader in the education, application and engineering of ultraviolet-C (UV-C) solutions that improve air quality, boost airflow and reduce energy consumption.

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Saniflo Gives Hajoca Orlando Timely Solution to Restroom Drainage Problem, Showing Maceration Not Just for Basements

Maceration. Chances are, you’ve come across this “new” plumbing technology with the strange-sounding name at one time or another in recent years. An innovative alternative to conventional, below-floor drainage — developed in Europe almost 60 years ago — maceration first came to the U.S. market by way of Canada in the late 1990s.

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