SMACNA News Feed
SMACNA Now Accepting Nominations for Board of Directors, Committees, and Task Forces
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:49:36 Z
April is National Volunteer Month, and it is in that spirit that SMACNA is currently accepting nominations to the Board of Directors, and applications to SMACNA's Committees and Task Forces.
SMACNA’s 2019 Annual Convention Initial Schedule Announced
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 18:27:10 Z
SMACNA is strongly encouraging all prospective attendees to register today and secure the early registration discount and hotel room.
SMACNA’s Project Managers Institute Continues to Draw Rave Reviews
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 18:27:07 Z
SMACNA’s Project Managers Institute (PMI) was once again sold out and wildly popular with participants.
Registration Now Open for SMACNA’s Women in Construction Leadership Council Summit Meeting
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 18:27:03 Z
Registration is open for member contractors and chapter executives to register online to attend SMACNA’s 2019 Women in Construction Leadership Council (WCLC) Summit meeting on June 1, 2019, at Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa & Casino in Incline Village, Nevada.
SMACNA Contractor Spotlight: Lor-Don, Ltd/Technicair
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 18:26:59 Z
In the second Contractor Spotlight, SMACNA features Lor-Don, Ltd/Technicair, a 140,000 sq. ft. facility that specializes in the design, manufacturing, and installation of a wide range of projects with a focus on the industrial sector.
Angie Simon Featured in April issue of HVACR Today
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:47:37 Z
Angie Simon, SMACNA President-Elect, is featured in the April 2019 cover story of HVACR Today, “Simon will be first woman SMACNA national president.
SMACNA of Long Island Meets with Representative Peter King
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:47:11 Z
On the morning of April 17, 2019 SMACNA of Long Island members met with Representative Peter King (R-NY) for breakfast and to discuss several pertinent local and national legislative topics.
Building Your Reputation for Safety Excellence
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:19:21 Z
Participating in SMACNA’s Safety Excellence Awards Program is an essential ingredient that will provide your company with the recognition needed to build a successful safety culture.
Partners in Progress: Collaborating in Quality, Standards and Expertise
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:19:18 Z
The latest edition of Partners in Progress magazine takes a deep dive into SMACNA and SMART’s teamwork in promoting quality, standards, and expertise – from creating true value in the industry to crusading for critical fire life safety legislation to save lives.
EEO-1 Reports Wage Data Collection Reinstated by Courts
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:19:14 Z
SMACNA contractors who are subject to EEO-1 reporting need to be prepared to submit their pay-data as a part of their 2019 EEO-1 reporting. In March, a federal judge reinstated the revised EEO-1 form's pay-data reporting provisions.
Results and Data Available from SMACNA’s Annual Labor Report
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:19:09 Z
SMACNA’s Annual Labor Report was recently released, and the report yields positive economic results for 2018.
Department of Labor Opinion Letter: Employers Can’t Delay FMLA Leave
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:19:06 Z
On March 14, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued an opinion letter, FMLA 2019-1-A. This letter addressed compliance issues under the Family and Medical leave Act (FMLA).
Boston Mayor Proclaims the week of April 29th as Building Trades for Recovery Week
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 16:40:39 Z
As part of a multi-trade effort to raise awareness of the opioid crisis in the construction industry, SMACNA Boston has established Building Trades for Recovery Week.
HVAC/P features article by SMACNA’s Mark Terzigni
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:21:40 Z
The article “three best practices to ensure air distribution systems meet requirements” focuses on best practices and industry methods that contractors should discuss with all construction professionals involved in a project.
Less Than One Month Until the 2019 CEA National Issues Conference
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:21:36 Z
There is still time to join your fellow contractors and chapter leaders at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill from May 7-9.
SMACNA’s College of Fellows Spring Meeting Recap
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:21:33 Z
SMACNA’s annual College of Fellows Spring Meeting took place in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida on March 29 – 30. During this meeting several new business items were discussed.
Attend SMACNA's Women in Construction Summit
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:21:30 Z
SMACNA members and chapter executives are invited to attend the 2019 Women in Construction Leadership Council (WCLC) Summit meeting on June 1, 2019 in Lake Tahoe, NV.
Contractors Discuss Industry Issues at South/Southwest – Northeast States Conference
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:21:26 Z
SMACNA members and chapter executives learned the latest news about SMACNA’s strategic plan, industry hot topics, and the state of pension reform during the joint South/Southwest – Northeast States Sheet Metal Contractors Conference from April 3-7.
SMACNA Launches Video Series: Contractor Spotlight
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:21:22 Z
The new Contractor Spotlight video series stops first at Black & McDonald Limited, a privately-owned multi-trade prime contractor based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
SMACNA Communications puts SMACNA’s Technical Expertise on Display in Industry
Thu, 04 Apr 2019 14:34:36 Z
SMACNA Communications is starting to proactively pursue byline and other media opportunities that showcase SMACNA’s expertise in the technical arena, while also referencing applications that use SMACNA standards.