Geoff Bilau is senior writer for the International Association for Plumbing and Mechanical Officials.
The article above was awarded first prize after being
submitted by IAPMO in the paper competition sponsored by the American National
Standards Institute (ANSI) in honor of International Accreditation Day, which
was celebrated on June 9. Papers submitted were to focus on the value of
accreditation in the global marketplace.
For plumbers in Flint, Mich., “it’s been a heck of a year,” said Harold T. Harrington, a master plumber and pipefitter working as the business manager for Flint’s United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters, Local 370. Read more stories in 2017 March Issue.