Thura Zin
V.P. Technical
April 2020

Our monthly meeting was held on March 4, 2020 at Bliss Restaurant, Glendale. On behalf of the ASPE-LA Board of Directors, we would like to thank Dr. Saum Nour, founder of Absolute Consulting Engineers. In his presentation he presents and explained about all the 2018 Uniform Plumbing Code changes. Dr Saum also, present why Codes changed and how these changes effect to our design. If you have additional questions or needed information on his presentation, you can reach him at: Dr. Saum has blog and his blog can be found

Due to the rapidly changing situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus, the Board of Directors has decided to postpone our April 1st, 2020 meeting. We’ll update our meeting date thru our ASPE- Los Angeles Chapter website, Facebook and email to our members and meeting attendees. We hope all our members and families will safe and healthy.

2020 CPD exam Postponed

ASPE announced that the 2020 CPD exam has been postponed. The new exam date will be June 15-21. For candidates who previously scheduled their examination and paid the fee, you will be immediately issued a refund. Shortly after, you will receive an updated Authorization to Test email from Pearson VUE. You will be required to resubmit payment. If you are an ASPE member, please ensure you use the code you were sent to reduce the exam fee to the member pricing. If you need more information, please visit ASPE Society web site. New Registration closing date is June 4, 2020.

The 2020 ASPE Convention & Expo, will be held September 11 – 16 in New Orleans. Be prepared to join us there.

If anyone wishes to present a tabletop, please contact anyone from LA Board of Directors.

As usual, do not hesitate to e-mail any board member for any topics that you may want to see in any of our technical programs. Also check our Technical Calendar for upcoming technical sessions. Watch your email for the next meeting date, and see you all at next meeting.