Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) December 06, 2012
A Water Technology article detailed happenings at the latest meeting between members of the professional industry organization Plumbing Manufacturers International. Referred to throughout the plumbing industry by the acronym PMI, the organization is made up of plumbing product manufacturers across the globe. Roto-Rooter Atlanta made note of the recent event.
The article noted the primary theme of the conference was to develop a plan to strengthen working relationships with companies throughout the plumbing industry. Potential partnerships included those in the environmental, international and engineering communities. The legislative and regulatory sectors were also of interest.
Representatives of PMI, as well as several of its member organizations, concluded the fall conference by visiting legislators on Capitol Hill, the article noted. During their visits, they discussed issues affecting the plumbing industry with lawmakers.
In response to the conference, Roto-Rooter Atlanta issued a statement to the press. The company commented: “We are pleased the PMI brings together a number of top manufacturers who share the goal to support and further the plumbing industry. At Roto-Rooter, we offer customers a variety of fixtures and other solutions supplied by PMI members. The efforts focused on advocacy and partnership development has far-reaching, positive effects felt throughout the plumbing industry.”
According to the article, PMI exists to strengthen all aspects of the plumbing industry. Its members view the industry as vital to the economy and aim to support its highly qualified professionals through developing relationships and advocacy efforts.
A culmination of the recent event was the presentation of the PMI President’s Award. The article reported long-time member Craig Selover was honored with the award based on the achievements and contributions he made to the plumbing industry.
The latest PMI conference realized a 94 percent member attendance rate, noted the article. A number of speakers presented on topics felt throughout the industry. U.S. government organizations such as the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Commerce were represented by presenters at the event. Along with a number of American organizations, groups from Australia and Canada also attended. The article reported the next PMI conference is scheduled to be held in Austin, Texas, during the month of April.
Roto-Rooter Atlanta is a proud member of the largest plumbing repair and sewer & drains cleaning company in North America. Since 1935, Roto-Rooter has remained committed to providing superior plumbing services to homeowners and businesses alike, utilizing innovative technology and high-level knowledge of plumbing and construction. The company is proud to offer an array of services to its Atlanta customers, and to give each client the peace of mind that all plumbing maintenance and repair issues are being handled professionally and expediently.