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Feb. 3, 2014: MCAA Selects Finalists in Student Chapter Competition

Finalists Will Compete on Stage During MCAA’s 2014 Convention
February 3, 2014

The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) has announced the four finalist teams that will make oral presentations of their written bid proposals during the next phase of the 2013-2014 Student Chapter Competition.

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Jan. 27, 2014: Tim Wentz Is Elected First Mechanical Contractor Officer of ASHRAE

Wentz Worked in the Industry for 19 Years Before Becoming an Associate Professor
January 27, 2014

Tim Wentz, educator and recipient of the Mechanical Contractors Association of America’s (MCAA’s) Distinguished Service Award, was elected ASHRAE’s treasurer for 2014-2015 during the ASHRAE 2014 Winter Conference.

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Jan. 9, 2014: MCAA's Student Chapter Competition Draws 24 Proposals

Project Involves the Partial Retrofit of a Food Processing Plant
January 9, 2014
The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) announced that 24 student chapters submitted proposals for the 2013-2014 Student Chapter Competition, the association’s 12th challenge that tests students’ knowledge about mechanical systems, problem-solving abilities, teamwork, and management skills.

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Nov. 14, 2013: MCAA Releases Achieving MEP Spatial Coordination Through BIM

Guide to Help Contractors Utilize Building Information Modeling
November 14, 2013
The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) has announced the release of Achieving MEP Spatial Coordination Through BIM – A Guide for Specialty Contractors, a tripartite effort led by MCAA.

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Sept. 12, 2013: MCAA, New Coalition Work for Practical OSHA Silica Rule

Coalition Desires Final Rule That Does Not Put Undue Burden on Construction Employers
September 12, 2013
The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) has joined with 10 other trade associations to create the Construction Industry Safety Coalition in response to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) proposed rule on silica for the construction industry.

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Pension Reform, Energy Management Headline QCA Conference

Quality Construction Alliance Event Draws Hundreds to Capitol
June 17, 2013

Over two days, attendees participated in panel discussions, attended presentations, and visited roughly 125 different congressional offices to advocate for their respective organizations and industry.

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Perseverance Key for Captain Mark Kelly

MCAA Annual Convention Includes Notable Keynote Speakers
June 10, 2013

Featured speakers during the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) annual convention conveyed a message about the importance of perseverance to success in professional and personal endeavors. The words of former astronaut and retired naval aviator Capt. Mark Kelly were no exception.

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MCAA Convention Heads to Texas

February 11, 2013

Hundreds of members of the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) will be remembering the Alamo while taking in five days of star-studded lectures and performances at this year’s MCAA National Convention, slated for March 17-21 in San Antonio.

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Organizations: July 30, 2012

July 30, 2012
HVAC Excellence names Certified Master HVACR Educator; SMACNA, MCAA, and NECA develop definition of MEP coordination delivery process for National Building Information Standard.

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Listen to Your Peers First

April 9, 2012
As editor-in-chief of The NEWS, I am called upon to travel to a lot of industry events. At more than a few of the events I’ve attended lately, a lot of contractors have been raving about the positives of joining a peer group and what it’s done for their business.

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