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Jul/Aug SMACNews Available Online

Sep 10, 2020

SMACNews_July-Aug2020 250x299The Jul/Aug issue of SMACNews is now available online and for download as a PDF. This issue’s highlights include:

Cover Story

Contractors Help Hospitals ‘Flip the Switch’ on COVID-19 Rooms

Across the country, sheet metal and air conditioning contractors are assisting health officials and hospitals as they flip the switch on their facilities to deal with surges of local coronavirus cases.

Feature

Code Inspections Amid COVID-19

For building inspectors, the novel coronavirus has made many of them rethink the way they approach building certifications, and even the way they interact with people on the jobsite.

Architectural

SEA Airport North Satellite Modernization

The North Satellite (NSAT) Modernization Project combines leading-edge engineering with natural motifs to create a high-tech space with a biophilic design — one that appeals to people’s innate love of nature.

HVAC

2020 Safety Innovation Award Highlights Pride of Workers

This year’s SMACNA Safety Innovation Award went to University Mechanical Contractors (UMC) for their pride-based safety program that encourages staff to “do the right thing at the right time for the right reasons.”

Residential

HVAC Customers Seek Improved Indoor Air Quality

Across the United States, residential contractors have seen an increase in business as clients adjust to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Industrial

Contractor Goes Big with Air Force Corrosion Control Facility Upgrade

Matherly Mechanical’s facilities upgrade at Tinker Air Force Base is big on numbers.

Read the full Jul/Aug 2020 issue of SMACNews or download a PDF here.