News & Events

Stay up to date with the latest sheet metal news, events, and industry trends. If you want to learn or read more about skilled trades, new programs or opportunities and information that may help inform your sheet metal career pursuits, we’ve got you covered.

For HVAC Techs, Attitude, Appearance as Important as Aptitude

Apr 14, 2021 | Blog

The sheet metal industry provides a great opportunity for career development and job stability, but not everyone is suited to every job. Service technicians require certain skills to really excel in their roles.
Prescription-Strength Contracting

Apr 8, 2021 | Blog

When the Overland Park, Kan., engineering, procurement and construction firm IPS (Integrated Project Services, LLC) needed help navigating construction protocols in Texas, they reached out to The Brandt Companies.
Sheet Metal Contractor SSM Goes Nuclear

Mar 24, 2021 | Blog

Three decades have passed since the last new nuclear power plant became operational in the United States. Work is well underway to change that officially in 2021.
'And They’re Off!'

Mar 16, 2021 | Blog

SMACNA member Poynter Sheet Metal ‘raced’ to complete its work at Churchill Downs so the legendary track could be ready for the world-renowned Kentucky Derby. Would the company complete the projects before the deadline? There was no contest.
Laboratory Expertise Yields Positive Results for Boston-Area Contractor

Mar 4, 2021 | Blog

Sean O’Keeffe and his colleagues at JEC Service Company, Inc. have done a lot of laboratory HVAC projects over the years. Hospitals, universities, biotechnology companies, and many pharmaceutical clients highlight this Waltham, Mass.-based SMACNA firm’s construction portfolio.
Contractors Breathe New Life into Sacramento Districts

Feb 25, 2021 | Blog

The City of Sacramento is currently renovating and expanding its downtown convention center and performing arts district, which includes the SAFE Credit Union Convention Center and the Community Center Theater.
Contractors Taste Success with Craft Malt Beer Brewers

Feb 12, 2021 | Blog

Next time you try a bottle of craft beer, or drink a glass at a local brew pub, be sure to toast a couple of your fellow SMACNA member companies.
Contractor Takes HVAC Work to the Extreme

Jan 28, 2021 | Blog

The Yellowstone Club ski resort in Big Sky, Mont., is home to some of the wealthiest families in the world. Access to the exclusive members-only enclave is restricted to residents and members only, but a select team from Norpac Sheet Metal, Inc. in Billings passes through the security checkpoints each workday.
Construction of Allegiant Stadium, home of the NFL Las Vegas Raiders
Harris Leaves Nothing to Chance with Las Vegas Stadium

Jan 6, 2021 | Blog

Even a global pandemic couldn’t sideline the construction of Allegiant Stadium, the new $2 billion home of the NFL Las Vegas Raiders and one of the most anticipated stadium projects in the Western United States.
Load more