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April 1, 2020

Let's Talk Shop, Episode 11: COVID-19

In our latest episode of Let’s Talk Shop, host Angie Simon talks about how she and other contractors are dealing with shutdowns and other challenges caused by the spread of COVID-19.

March 25, 2020

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March 13, 2020

Merging Traditional Branding with Digital Marketing

Yellow is much more than a color for Gabrilson Indoor Climate Solutions, a SMACNA firm based in Iowa. It is the foundation of the company’s brand.

April 1, 2020

SMACNA’s Federal Contracting Webinar Available Online

Miss last week’s Federal Contracting: Federal Procurement Overview webinar? You can view a recording and download the presentations slides on our Federal Contracting website.

March 13, 2020

Partlan-Labadie Continues to Provide Critical Solutions

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is building two new paint shops in Michigan, and SMACNA contractor Partlan-Labadie Sheet Metal Company of Oak Park, Mich., is a crucial part of that growth.

April 1, 2020

Take SMACNA’s 2020 Safety Excellence Survey Online

Each year, SMACNA conducts a Safety Awards Program to recognize SMACNA members with the lowest injury and illness rates during the prior calendar year.

February 20, 2020

SMACNA Launches Workforce Development Campaign

SMACNA launched, the website for SMACNA’s new workforce development campaign.

March 13, 2020

The Importance of Identifying Risks and Developing a Strategy

We recently looked at the tendency for senior leaders to stay involved in the details of their organization long after they’ve grown to the point of hiring others. In this issue, we’ll share an analogy and a few takeaways.

March 25, 2020

Annual Convention Registration Date Moved to May 1

With the recent coronavirus outbreak changing daily lives, SMACNA has moved the opening registration date for the 77th Annual Convention to May 1.

April 1, 2020

Joint Statement from SMART, SMACNA Leadership on COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has posed significant and unprecedented challenges to our industry.

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April 9, 2020

Sheet Metal Workers’ National Pension Fund Procedures for the Collection of Contributions—Amendment 2

The Sheet Metal Workers' National Pension Fund's Board of Trustees, in an effort to provide relief to affected contractors during this pandemic, has issued the following notice amending its collection procedures by extending the delinquency date for March 2020 hours from April 20, 2020 to May 20, 2020, provided certain conditions are met.

April 8, 2020

National Safety Stand-Down Postponed Due to COVID-19

OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction, originally scheduled for May 4–8, has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A new date will be announced this summer.

April 8, 2020

Premier Partner Video: Daikin Applied

SMACNA spoke with Ben Schlinsog, Regional Equipment Sales Manager, Daikin Applied,​ at the 2019 Product Show. Ben spoke about both his and Daikin’s relationship with SMACNA and its members.

April 8, 2020

Federal Contracting Webinar No 2: Teaming and Joint Venturing

The second webinar in our five-part series will focus on the use of teaming and joint venturing as a strategy to secure government work. SMACNA members will benefit by learning how to use this practice, especially if they haven’t done so in the past.

April 8, 2020

Staying Calm and Seizing Opportunities: A SMACNA Webcast

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to significantly impact the construction industry, you may be feeling overwhelmed. SMACNA is offering a webcast, hosted by Eric Anderton, one of SMACNA’s most popular presenters at last year’s convention.

April 8, 2020

COVID-19 Special Webcast: Cybersecurity for a Remote Workforce

If you missed SMACNA’s special COVID-19 webinar, “Cybersecurity for a Remote Workforce” you can view a recording of the webcast online.

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