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May 28, 2020

Relevant & Recent COVID-19 News from SMACNA: Week of May 25th

SMACNA delivers members the latest COVID-19 news, updates, answers to frequently asked questions, and other resources to help contractors run their businesses more effectively.

May 28, 2020

Call for SMACNA Board Nominations

The Director Nominating Committee is now accepting nominations for four (4) vacancies on SMACNA's Board of Directors.

May 28, 2020

Meet the Convention Keynote Speakers

SMACNA’s 77th Annual Convention will feature two highly accomplished keynote speakers, each with inspiring personal and professional stories of triumph and overcoming adversity that will resonate with attendees.

May 28, 2020

Webinar: Managing Yourself for Optimum Productivity During a Pandemic

We all have the same 24 hours in a day. Why is it that some people can accomplish a lot while others struggle to make it through their inbox? How have work habits shifted with the need for remote working environments in COVID-19 era?

May 28, 2020

Contracts Bulletin No. 5 - Part 2: Getting Paid in the Event of a General Contractor Bankruptcy

Construction contracts present unique problems in bankruptcy. This is because these contracts involve the rights and obligations of at least three separate categories of persons: owners, general contractors, and subcontractors.

May 28, 2020

National Safety Council Issues SAFER Return-to-Work Guidelines for Offices, Industrial Ops

The National Safety Council has published guidelines to support employers and employees as they implement return-to-work initiatives.

May 28, 2020

OSHA Issues Guidance to Help Construction Workers Amid COVID-19

OSHA has launched a webpage with coronavirus-related guidance for construction employers and workers.

May 28, 2020

Webcast: COVID-19 and Construction – What the Numbers Tell Us

This in-depth webcast will offer a look at mitigation factors and productivity impact data on the HVAC and Mechanical sector.

May 21, 2020

Contracts Bulletin No. 5: Payment and Retainage

This recently revised SMACNA Contracts Bulletin alerts members to payment and retainage issues they need to be especially mindful of when signing any future contracts.

May 21, 2020

HEROES Relief Bill Contains Victory for Composite Pension Plans

Despite some last-minute uncertainty, Composite Pension Plans were included in the House COVID HEROES bill (H.R. 6800) passed on May 15.

May 21, 2020

Construction Genius Podcast: SMACNA President Angie Simon on Leading Positively Amid COVID-19

In Episode 70 of Construction Genius podcast, host Eric Anderton speaks with SMACNA President Angie Simon, who shares how she and her leadership team are navigating this crisis.

May 21, 2020

National Safety Council Issues SAFER Return-to-Work Guidelines

The National Safety Council has published useful guidelines to support employers as they navigate their way through COVID-19 concerns.

May 21, 2020

SMACNA Endorses MCAA’s Updated Change Orders, Productivity, Overtime Primer

The 2020 edition of the MCAA's highly regarded construction management publication, Change Orders, Productivity, Overtime—A Primer for the Construction Industry, has received SMACNA’s full endorsement.

May 21, 2020

The Most Relevant & Recent COVID-19 News from SMACNA: Week of May 21

SMACNA delivers members the latest COVID-19 news, updates, answers to frequently asked questions, and other resources to help contractors run their businesses more effectively.

May 21, 2020

Call for Committee & Task Force Volunteers

SMACNA is seeking volunteers to serve on several Committees and Task Forces. Committee appointments are generally for a four-year term.

May 21, 2020

Federal Contracting Webinar No. 3: Small Business Contracting Rescheduled

The third webinar in our five-part Government Contracting webinar series, Small Business Contracting has been rescheduled for Thursday, June 18 at 2:00 p.m. ET

May 21, 2020

Best Practices Market Expansion Task Force Recruiting Toolbox Webinar

Join the SMACNA/SMART Best Practices Market Expansion Task Force for a Recruiting Toolbox Webinar on June 9 at 2:00 p.m. EDT.

May 13, 2020

Let's Talk Shop, Episode 12: TAB contractors and their frontline fight against COVID-19

In the latest episode of Let’s Talk Shop, host Angie Simon talks with Matt Sano and Jennifer Lohr of Fisher Balancing Company.