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Congratulating Another Class of SMART Heroes’ Vets

Thirteen members of the United States military graduated as the seventh class of the SMART Heroes program last month in Western Washington.
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SMACNA Launches Daily Newsletter for the Entire Construction Industry

In November, SMACNA introduced Executive News Brief, a free, daily e-newsletter for SMACNA members and industry professionals.
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SMACNA Video Interview: Al LaBella

Get to know Al LaBella, owner of Blue Diamond Sheet Metal, in Medford, New York, and a future SMACNA President. He talks about coming from outside the industry—he was a teacher—and how SMACNA’s business management education programs served as his master’s degree in sheet metal.
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SMACNA Video Interview: Bob Tuck

Bob Tuck, president of Atlas Heating & Air Conditioning Company, shares the secrets to his 110-year-old firm’s longevity.
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SMACNA Video: Scott Vidimos

Scott Vidimos, president, of Vidimos Inc. in East Chicago, Indiana, reflects on running an industrial sheet metal company in the highly industrialized area of Indiana.
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SMACNA Video: Bernie Antchak

Bernie Antchak, operations manager, of NW Sheet Metal in British Columbia, Canada, talks about the challenges of moving and running a full-service sheet metal shop that performs both manufacturing and contracting.
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New Management Succession Book

Is your company prepared to let the next generation step up and assume a leadership role when the baby boomer generation retires?
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Need Help with College Tuition?

The SMACNA College of Fellows is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 academic year.
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THE POWER OF YOUR VOTE: Don’t Underestimate It!

We all know the difference one vote per precinct can make or one vote per committee or just one vote per congressional roll call.
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NLRB Proposes Joint-Employer Test Rule Change

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) recently announced a proposed rule that would change the standard for determining when companies may be held liable for labor law violations committed by subcontractors.
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SMACNA Invited to White House

SMACNA CEO Vince Sandusky participated in a White House ceremony, along with Stromberg Metal Works CEO President Jerry Robinson and two apprentices, to celebrate the American worker.
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Two Chapter Execs of the Year

Two deserving chapter executives received SMACNA’s Chapter Executive of the Year award for their efforts in tackling one of SMACNA’s most critical initiatives: recruiting a skilled workforce.
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Annual Membership Meeting Report

The report covering SMACNA’s Annual Membership Meeting, held at the Annual Convention October 17, 2018, is now available.
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Board of Directors—New & Old

The SMACNA membership elected five members to serve 4-year terms on the association’s Board of Directors at the Annual Convention, Oct. 14-17, in San Diego, California.
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Memories from SMACNA’s 2018 Convention

A wonderful sunset greeted guests during the opening Meet and Greet reception of SMACNA’s 75th Annual Convention on the USS Midway Museum.
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Explore SMACNA’s 75-Year Timeline

SMACNA is starting off a year-long celebration by illustrating all the work and effort that has gone into reaching this important milestone.
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Introducing SMACNA’s 75th Anniversary Logo

Today marks the start of a year-long celebration of SMACNA’s 75th anniversary.
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SMACNA Charter Signed 75 Years Ago Today

The Sheet Metal Contractors National Association was established in the state of New York 75 years ago as, October 18, 2018.
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IFUS Annual Report Available

The sole mission of IFUS is to ensure the longevity, stability, and prosperity of the sheet metal and air conditioning industry.
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Lawsuit May Stop Steel Tariffs

The American Institute for International Steel has filed a lawsuit against U.S. Customs and Border Protection banning them from enforcing the 25% tariff increase for imports of steel products imposed by the Trump administration.
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