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November 18, 2020

Sheet Metal Contractor SSM Goes Nuclear

Three decades have passed since the last new nuclear power plant became operational in the United States.

November 18, 2020

President's Column: Smart Planning for the Future

I recently finished a year as SMACNA President and took some time to reflect on the past 12 months and evaluate some options for the future.

October 15, 2020

SMACNA Launches System Air Leakage Testing Standard

SMACNA has officially launched the First Edition, System Air Leakage Testing Standard. This must-own publication will be an immediately welcome addition to SMACNA members’ resource libraries.

November 18, 2020

Leveraging Tech to Combat COVID-19 Productivity Losses

It’s been a tough year for construction margins. To bolster their chances of profitability, savvy contractors are leveraging software to meticulously document COVID-related delays, track productivity from the field, and automate COVID-related protocols wherever possible.

November 12, 2020

Webinar: Embracing Productivity Tracking: Why It’s Critical to Your Success

Tracking productivity has long been a challenge for HVAC and sheet metal contractors. Attend this deep dive into the latest research on productivity from NHF and explore how this issue is affecting today’s contractors.

September 24, 2020

SMACNA Technical Resources Bulletin: HVAC COVID-19 Guidance

Restoring occupancy of existing buildings that were shut down due to the COVID-19 virus or other reasons must be performed with strict safety procedures to mitigate the risk of exposure to infectious diseases.

November 12, 2020

Access to Online Edge Recording Ends in January

Don't take our word for it, see what your fellow SMACNA members have been saying after watching The SMACNA Edge Conference educational sessions!

November 5, 2020

How to Use SMACNA’s COVID-19 Response Plan to Navigate State COVID Requirements

Oregon recently joined Virginia and Michigan to become the third state to implemented COVID-19 emergency workplace standards.

November 12, 2020

Creating the High-Performing Contractor

Becoming and remaining a high-performing contractor requires constant focused effort. For leaders aspiring to this level of excellence, the journey is well worth the work.

November 19, 2020

Webinar: Federal Bidder Protest Process

The federal government has a unique process for purchasing construction services which can result in missed opportunities for some bidders.

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November 23, 2020

Scheduling and Planning Best Practices Webinar

This webinar offered an overview of a recent SMACNA Contractor Operations document Scheduling and Planning Best Practices which summarizes proven scheduling and planning processes.

November 20, 2020

Disaster Preparedness Tips from Federated Insurance

While businesses face different dangers depending on their region of the country, one thing is constant: Preparation is key.

November 20, 2020

Industrial Contractors Forum: Dust Collection and Combustible Dust Projects and Work Opportunities

The 2020 Industrial Forum Webinar provided an overview of dust collection systems and work opportunities including the importance of combustible dust awareness.

November 19, 2020

SepOct SMACNews Available Online

The SepOct issue of SMACNews is now available online and for download as a PDF.

November 19, 2020

SMACNA, SMART Combat Pandemic Using Cooperation and Expertise

The October issue of Partners in Progress examines how leaders in the industry have tackled the effects the COVID pandemic has had on all aspects of daily life.

November 19, 2020

Webinar: Federal Bidder Protest Process

The federal government has a unique process for purchasing construction services which can result in missed opportunities for some bidders.

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