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  • Capitol Hill Update: Landmark airport construction bill moving toward Hill passage

    Mar 04, 2016
    SMACNA and airport construction coalition partners are cheering the movement of an expanded airport construction effort contained in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reform package (H.R. 4441) now moving on Capitol Hill.
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  • Produce a better product with Integrated Project Delivery

    Mar 04, 2016
    A “teamwork” approach to managing projects, Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) is based on the principle that when all parties working on the same project—architects, engineers, contractors—collaborate together toward shared goals, it creates a better product.
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  • President’s Column: Bring on the championship season

    Mar 04, 2016
    Are you ready for spring training? As professional baseball players train each spring to win ball games, we SMACNA members must train to win the day in Congress. Our QCA National Issues Conference, May 10-12, is right around the corner, and we need your help. I hope you are planning to attend and boost our team effort on the Hill. (See related article "National Issues Conference: Time to get on board.")
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  • ‘Let the music play’

    Mar 04, 2016
    You’ll hear soul-stirring songs like “China Grove,” “Listen to the Music,” and “Rockin’ Down the Highway,” as the four-time Grammy winning rock band Doobie Brothers closes SMACNA’s 73rd Annual Convention in Phoenix, Oct. 16-19.
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  • Meet the Board: Joe Isom of El Cajon, Calif.

    Mar 04, 2016
    New SMACNA Board member Joe Isom, president of California Sheet Metal Works Inc., El Cajon, Calif., was elected to a four-year term to the Board of Directors this past October. Mr. Isom has taken leading roles in the construction industry for more than 25 years. We asked him to share his words of wisdom about life, business, and advice he would pass on to others.
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  • A great safety record yields a great reputation

    Mar 04, 2016
    Contractors with good safety records prove they are careful, responsible companies who put safety first—and SMACNA contractors have some of the best safety records in the country. Even more benefits of a solid track record include increased business opportunities, lower insurance rates, and safe and secure workers.
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  • BMU grads complete successful week of business study

    Mar 04, 2016
    A focused group of SMACNA member future leaders were recently engaged by leading industry experts to learn the business skills required to run a successful sheet metal and HVAC company.
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  • Contract expiring this year? SMACNA’s Bargainers Listserv can help

    Mar 04, 2016
    In 2016, more than 30 chapters will enter negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement.
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  • Welcome new SMACNA 2016 Associate Members

    Mar 04, 2016
    SMACNA welcomes these new and returning Associate Members for 2016.
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