Member Update


Published each Thursday, the Member Update provides all SMACNA members with a combination of SMACNA National news and legislative updates, as well as industry information of note.

MEMBER UPDATE Apr 21 2022

Surge in Stadium Projects Expected

Several professional sports franchises across the U.S. and Canada are preparing to start work on either renovating current facilities or building completely new venues.

MEMBER UPDATE Apr 14 2022

SMACNA Career Center News!

Jobs posted in the SMACNA Career Center are now being shown to the nearly 5,000 subscribers of SMACNA’s daily e-newsletter, Executive News Brief.

MEMBER UPDATE Mar 31 2022

Reports: IAQ in Schools Must Improve

Surveys from Harvard and other institutions outline the need for improving indoor air quality within schools to not only protect students and teachers but to maximize overall educational performance.

MEMBER UPDATE Mar 24 2022

Comment Period Begins for Davis-Bacon Reforms

Proposed revisions to the law would alter how the prevailing wage for public construction works is determined and bring standards more in line with the intent of the original law as well as make needed reforms to make the application of the law more efficient and enforceable.

MEMBER UPDATE Feb 17 2022

SMACNA Convention Interview: Matt Hildreth

Matt Hildreth, Construction Division Manager for The Waldinger Corporation talks to Jeff Hendriksen, SMACNA’s Executive Director for Communications and Marketing on a variety of topics. Matt and Jeff discuss not only how their business has persevered through the pandemic, but also how is company is working to make professional development a top priority.

MEMBER UPDATE Feb 17 2022

Premier Partner Spotlight: Procore

We were joined by Eric Tucker, Senior Business Development Manager with SMACNA Premier Partner Procore joins us to talk about being their emerging relationship with SMACNA and how it is enabling them to engage with more actors in the industry and show the utility of their products.

MEMBER UPDATE Feb 10 2022

SMACNA Convention Interview: Tom Martin

The owner of Ohio-based T.H. Martin, Inc. joined us at the 2021 SMACNA Annual Convention to discuss some of the major projects in Northern Ohio, including the $17 million MetroHealth project in Cleveland.

MEMBER UPDATE Feb 10 2022

Premier Partner Spotlight: Titus

At the recent SMACNA Annual Convention in Maui, Hawaii, we were joined at the Product Show by Trenton Yarbrough, Vice President of Sales and Product Development with SMACNA Premier Partner Titus.

MEMBER UPDATE Feb 03 2022

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New Technical Resources Bulletin

SMACNA publishes new standards for Grease Duct Construction Reinforcement to assist contractors/designers with selecting appropriate reinforcement during the course of their projects.