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Oct 22, 2020 | NewsOne of the fastest-growing airports in the United States, Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) served over 50 million passengers in 2019. In 2017, the airport began an expansion of the 47-year-old North Satellite, a busy hub located three minutes by tram from the main terminal.
Oct 13, 2020 | NewsThey say a picture is worth a thousand words, but for SMACNA contractors, a number can be more telling. 549,743 CFM (cubic feet per minute) is the supply air flow rate at Tinker Air Force Base’s (AFB) Building 2280. Such a high CFM usually indicates a project for a very large space.
Aug 11, 2020 | NewsWith NHL and NBA season looming, Wells Fargo Center and StructureTone Construction Management turned to Ernest D. Menold, Inc. to build drink rails, bar supports and architectural frames for the Wells Fargo Center’s grand opening of the “New City Terrace.”
Jun 15, 2020 | NewsGES is not a subcontractor, but a full project partner. The Fontana, Calif.-based SMACNA firm is providing design assist and custom metal work for the new McGregor Computer Science Center at Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, Calif.
Jun 12, 2020 | NewsThe COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing have challenged the residential market. From personal protective equipment to customer anxiety, contractors are navigating an unprecedented landscape.
Jun 1, 2020 | NewsSMACNA contractor Colorado Sheet Metal is stopping the spread of germs by fabricating touch-free hand-washing stations for local construction businesses.
Apr 24, 2020 | NewsThe roof and facade design for a new academic building project created “the perfect blend of high-tech and natural esthetics” for the University of Maryland’s new Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Engineering.
Apr 24, 2020 | NewsSMACNA member R.F. Knox Co. Inc. of Smyrna, Georgia, fabricated and installed 800,000 pounds of giant- sized spiral ductwork ranging from 66 to 96 inches in diameter in the stadium.
Mar 10, 2020 | NewsThe Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA) launched its architectural internship program in collaboration with the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS).