Take your business to the next level at SMACNA’s 72nd Annual Convention at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colo. Mark Sept. 27-30 on your calendar and plan to attend.
Free for Members Only
Round industrial duct construction calculations just got a whole lot easier for SMACNA members.
What you don’t know can hurt you — especially where your firm’s financial statements are concerned. Join us in Tempe (Phoenix), AZ for the 2015 Financial Boot Camp.
Join us at the W Washington D.C. Hotel. Members only!
SMACNA is prepared to serve your information needs. Browse the Products & Services Guide online.
Members Only − Don't delay! Take the “e-version” of the SMACNA Safety Survey. Due date is May 8. Thank you.
Looking for an opportunity to make a difference? Volunteer for a SMACNA Committee and/or Task Force. Every member has an opportunity to contribute their knowledge and skills to help SMACNA achieve its goals and objectives.
SMACNA's Director Nominating Committee is ready to receive nominations for the Board of Directors. There are 5 openings on the Board: 4 U.S. and 1 from the central region of Canada (Ontario).
The new year brings new opportunities including the chance to submit your 2015 SMACNA Safety Survey. The online survey for SMACNA’s 2015 Safety Excellence Awards Program (SSEAP) is revamped and easier to use. More participants are submitting surveys via the user-friendly online process.
In the latest issue, you’ll learn about SMACNA’s new “Guidelines for Change Orders," the issues discussed at the Association Leadership meeting, what federal contract change orders mean for members, and more.
Many factors can result in project changes. A poorly-defined scope of work or gaps in the scope may mandate corrective changes. Unforeseen conditions or delays related to the conduct of other parties may trigger significant changes in schedule or cost. A redesign can radically impact the scope. A subcontractor may go bankrupt and its work be reassigned to other project participants.
An enthusiastic group of chapter presidents and incoming presidents attended the SMACNA Association Leadership Meeting (formerly the President to Presidents meeting) last month in Dallas. They quickly got down to the business of sharing ideas and challenges among each other and their SMACNA national counterparts.
The industrial market is growing! Discover how SMACNA contractors are helping an energy facility go green, learn the market potential of WHP, and download SMACNA’s new Round Industrial Duct Construction App, all in the latest issue of SMACNA’s Industrial Sheet Metal Insights e-newsletter.
“It only makes sense that when changes are made to a federal construction contract, money should be available to pay for the additional work requested,” SMACNA President Thomas Szymczak said. “And unfortunately, in many instances that is not the case.” In order to remedy this situation the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA) is spearheading a drive with eight other associations representing construction contractors, subcontractors, and design professionals. This group petitioned the Office of Federal Procurement Policy to modify the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) in a letter to Ms. Anne Rung, the administrator for federal procurement policy. ...
On Feb. 3, 2015, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) accredited SMACNA’s “Phenolic Duct Construction Standard,” 1st edition, 2015. This new standard for phenolic air distribution system material provides basic fabrication and installation methods for phenolic duct.
Unfortunately, all too often unscrupulous sureties pledge assets that provide insufficient protection to subcontractors. The results can be catastrophic. Bankruptcy often follows.
SMACNA’s 72nd Annual Convention, Sept. 27-29, will be an invigorating experience you won’t soon forget.
Don’t underestimate your power to make a difference on Capitol Hill. One visit to Capitol Hill with SMACNA’s National Issues Conference, April 27-29, can be the beginning of a powerful one-on-one relationship between you and your legislators.
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