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.
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.
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.
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.
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.