California Association of Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors, National Association (CAL SMACNA) is a non-profit statewide trade association representing over 300 sheet metal and air conditioning contractors who employ more than 25,000 union employees and administrative personnel throughout the state of California.
CAL SMACNA NEWS
Title 24 – Mechanical Acceptance Testing Requirement UpdateOn April 14, 2021, the CA Energy Commission (CEC) approved the new requirement to only use certified MATTs working for certified MATE contractors to perform all mechanical acceptance testing in the...
CLICK HERE to view the article by Joe Bousquin in Construction Dive detailing how Construction firms are scrambling to meet client requests for 100% vaccinated jobsites.
Safely Navigating Vaccine Mandates on Construction Sites and Steps Contractors Can Take to Minimize Risk
SACRAMENTO -- The following article was written for CAL SMACNA members by William C. Last, Jr. and Patrick J. Whitehorn. Mr. Last is an attorney who has been specializing in Construction Law for over 40 years.Safely Navigating Vaccine Mandates on...
- Infrastructure Op-Ed Drive Home Message on Infrastructureon September 23, 2021 at 4:21 pm
SMACNA’s Sandusky co-authors opinion piece on the need to broaden the definition of infrastructure to include public and private buildings in federal and state infrastructure packages.
- SMACNA Contractor Volunteers After Idaon September 23, 2021 at 1:17 pm
Steve Schrieffer of Atlas Blow Pipe and Sheet Metal assembles crew to feed 300 health care workers at a facility with no power.
- Cooking Up Clarityon September 3, 2021 at 8:06 pm
Bringing guidance to food processing industry projects was goal of new SMACNA guidelines.
- The 6 Most Common Mistakes Estimating Teams Make — and How to Overcome Themby Zac Hays on September 3, 2021 at 5:52 pm
The estimation process is critical to the success of any given project, but it’s also a leading indicator of the overall health of your construction business in the long term.
How to Get Trained and Certified for MATT and FLS!
Find out how to get trained and certified as a MATT Level 1 Technician, MATT Level 2 Technician, Smoke Control Systems (SCS) Technician, and Fire and Smoke Damper Technician.
California School Reopening Ventilation and Energy Efficiency Verification and Repair Program
CAL SMACNA is excited about the opportunities afforded to our industry by this developing market in ventilation verification, service and repair. All mechanical, service, and TAB contractors already possess the knowledge base and skillsets to do this work.
Legislative or Regulatory Questions?
Contact Cal-SMACNA’s Executive Vice President, Chris Walker
1400 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95814