June 2017 SMACNews
Inside this issue: Learn how SMACNA members take their message to Capitol Hill. Canadian firms recognized for safety excellence. New edition of “Round Industrial Duct Construction Standards” available. A good partnership is worth its weight in gold.
National Issues Conference: Contractors team up to engage Congress on tough issues
SMACNA contractors made a difference for the industry at the recent CEA National Issues Conference in Washington, D.C. More than 194 specialty contractors joined forces with four construction associations at the Georgetown Marriott and law offices of Hogan Lovells, where they learned about the current political climate on pension reform, health care, and regulatory issues.
Meets with: Sen. Tom Carper of Delaware
Members of the Sheet Metal Contractors Association of Philadelphia and Vicinity chapter discussed issues facing the construction industry with Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.) on Capitol Hill during the National Issues Conference in May.
Meets with: State Rep. Thomas Patton of Ohio
John R. Sindyla Esq., CEO of SMACNA-Cleveland joined members of the Cleveland building trades at a luncheon fundraiser for Ohio State Rep. Tom Patton (R-District 7). The leadership of SMART Local 33 also attended, including Business Manager Mike Coleman.
Notice of SMACNA's Annual Business Meeting
The Annual Business Meeting of the members of SMACNA will take place on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at approximately 8:00 a.m., at the Grand Wailea Resort and Spa in Maui, Hawaii for the following purposes:
May 2017 SMACNews
Inside this issue: What’s on SMACNA leaders’ minds? | SMACNA embraces initiative to save lives | Health care, infrastructure top Capitol Hill agenda | “Communicate, Commit, Deliver” with Partners in Progress | Get out in front of virtual design