Teams needed to meet requirements to build an eight-story, multi-use building in San Jose, California
January 27, 2016
The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) has announced the 2015-2016 Student Chapter Competition final four student chapter teams, who will deliver oral presentations of their competition proposals at MCAA 2016.
The National Certified Pipe Welding Bureau (NCPWB), a subsidiary of the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA), announced it has developed a new soldering procedure in accordance with ASTM B-828, Standard Practice for Making Capillary Joints by Soldering of Copper and Copper Alloy Tube and Fittings.
This year’s project involves construction of an eight-story, multi-use apartment building
December 29, 2015
The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) announced that its 2015-2016 Student Chapter Competition, an annual challenge of future industry professionals’ skills and knowledge about mechanical systems and the business of contracting, drew 26 submissions.
Grants are funded by the Mechanical Contracting Education & Research Foundation
August 31, 2015
During its June meeting, the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) Career Development Committee awarded 2015 Chapter of Excellence and Emerging Chapter Grants to 13 MCAA student chapters and Faculty Internship Grants to two faculty advisors.
The grants are funded by the Mechanical Contracting Education & Research Foundation
August 19, 2015
During its mid-year meeting, the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) Career Development Committee awarded 10 Chapter of Excellence Grants, three Emerging Chapter Grants, and two Faculty Internship Grants.
Attendees learn how to effectively teach the next generation of industry professionals
June 22, 2015
The Mechanical-Electrical Academic Consortium (MEAC) held its 11th annual Faculty Training Camp (a.k.a., Faculty Boot Camp) at James Brown University in Siloam Springs, Arkansas. Fourteen attendees from universities across the U.S. learned about mechanical and electrical systems.
Association Has Goal of Doubling the Number of Student Internship Grants
January 6, 2015
The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) announced it is launching a new initiative aimed at helping its members find and recruit well-qualified young professionals for internships and full-time positions. At the same time, this initiative will help students connect with members and facilitate offers for internships or jobs.
Herbert Roy Jacobson, past Mechanical Contracting Association of America (MCAA) president and former executive of the A.D. Jacobson Co., Kansas City, Missouri, died Aug. 1 in Rancho Mirage, California, where he retired.