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February 27, 2019

Australia’s Ellis Air is Heating Up Melbourne’s Tallest Building

Melbourne’s new residential super-skyscraper, Australia 108 is the tallest residential building in the Southern Hemisphere — and SMACNA member Ellis Air helping to make it a reality.

March 6, 2019

SMACNA Celebrates Women in Construction

SMACNA National, as well as many members and chapters, celebrated the week by highlighting the efforts and contributions of their female members and employees.

February 27, 2019

International HVAC Market has Similarities, Differences from U.S.

SMACNews toured the world of HVAC and sheet metal machinery speaking with representatives who work in Asia, South America, the Middle East, and Europe.

February 27, 2019

From the President - How the World Shapes Our Outlook

As I travel this year, I have found almost all contractors are focused on their local markets and near-term business outlooks. But the more I travel, the more I also notice the outside world impacting contractors in our space.

February 27, 2019

Characteristics of Great Leaders

This issue of SMACNews has a focus on international trends in 2019 and beyond. In 2018, I worked with leaders from Latin America, Europe, Canada, Australia, and Southeast Asia.

February 13, 2019

Meet N.Y. SMACNA Contractor: Gentlemen Sheet Metal

Learn how this small but mighty sheet metal shop has stayed in business for nearly 40 years by valuing great work first and the dedication of their employees.

February 21, 2019

New Lean Contract Doc Discount

The Lean Construction Addendum CD305, published by the ConsensusDocs Coalition, uses lean tools and processes without an Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) agreement.

February 27, 2019

School Energy Efficiency: Everyone Wins

Once again SMACNA is encouraging Congress to pass legislation that promotes energy efficiency and healthy indoor learning environments.

February 6, 2019

New Silica Compliance Tool

OSHA has created a new webpage to help employers comply with the agency’s standard on worker exposure to respirable crystalline silica for construction.

February 13, 2019

Announcing SMACNA’s 2019 Annual Convention

Join your fellow SMACNA members as they gather to celebrate the action-packed, culmination of SMACNA’s 75th anniversary October 20-23 at the JW Marriott in Austin, Texas.

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March 13, 2019

Majestic Steel Learns How Steel is Used in Training

Representatives from Majestic Steel recently visited the 32,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art, Cleveland Joint Apprenticeship Training Center (JATC) with members of SMACNA-Cleveland.

March 13, 2019

2019 Business Management University a huge success

Business Management University (BMU) has consistently been one of SMACNA’s most popular courses and this year was no different as it once again reached full capacity.

March 13, 2019

National Ladder Safety Month

March is National Ladder Safety Month in the United States. SMACNA would like you take a few minutes to fully review ladder safety in your offices and job sites.

March 13, 2019

January 2019 Board of Directors Meeting Report

SMACNA’s Board of Directors met January 14, 2019.

March 13, 2019

Industry Fund Management Webcast

If you are a new chapter executive, or even if you have been in your position for several years, the job of sorting through the myriad laws, rules, and convoluted language associated with Industry Fund management is a complex one.

March 13, 2019

7 Innovative Ways to Engage Your Millennial Team Members

In several years, the millennial generation will account for nearly 75 percent of the workforce. As an employer, think carefully about how you will lead and engage your tech-savvy millennial team members.

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