ASME Boilers and Your Business
We hear from time to time that heating
contractors are installing boilers that do not have an
ASME approval. NYS Building Code requires that
all boilers being installed in residential or
commercial applications carry an ASME approval. If
you’re not sure if the boiler being sold to you carries
this needed approval ask your supplier or check the
plate on the boiler. In addition, all boilers require a
low water cutoff.
Do not put yourself or your company at risk just
because there may not be an official inspection
required. If a record exists that you or your firm
installed the boiler, ignorance of the code is not a
For additional information regarding the NYS
Building Code, go to our web address (www.yaunco.
com) and you can access the link.