IAPMO LAB LAB Capabilities

Tech O.E.M. has the first Asian laboratory certified by The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials. In this lab we can run product specifications and performance tests.

Main American Standards used for test in the lab:

  1. Back Flow Preventers:

ASME A112.18.3 Performance Requirements for Backflow Protection Devices and Systems in Plumbing Fixture Fittings.

  1. Metal Pipe/ Fittings:

ASME A112.18.2‐2015/ CSA B125.2‐15 Plumbing Fixture Waste Fittings.

ASME A112.21.3M Hydrants for Utility and Maintenance Use.

ASSE 1061 Performance Requirements for Removable and Non-Removable Push-Fit Fittings (incls. §4.1.1 DZR per ISO 6509 on Brass of Zn at 15%+).

  1. Non-Metallic Pipe/ Fittings:

ASME A112.18.6 Flexible Water Connectors.

  1. Plastic Pipe/ Fitting:

ASTM F409 Standard Specification for Thermoplastic Accessible and Replaceable Plastic Tube and Tubular Fittings.

  1. Valves/ Faucets:

ASME A112.18.1 Plumbing Fixture Fittings.

CSA B125.3 Plumbing Fittings.

IAPMO/ANSI Z1157‐2014 (except section 4.2) Guide Criteria for Ball Valves.

ASSE 1001 Atmospheric Type Vacuum Breakers.

ASSE 1011 Hose Connection Vacuum Breaker.

ASSE 1019 Vacuum Breaker Wall Hydrants, Frost Resistant, Automatic Draining Type.

ASSE 1016 Automatic Compensating Valves for Individual Showers and Tubs.


The lab equipment might be also calibrated for test to other international standards.