Of Interest...

It’s all about relationship building at MCAA. Our Manufacturer/Supplier Council members are members of our association and participate in many events. Their
executives build deep and lasting relationships with many of our contractor members. So, look for them throughout MCAA2020, not just at the exhibit, and at many of our other events throughout the year. Take the time to get to know them and learn how they can help you significantly increase productivity and bottom-line results.

Milwaukee Tools has recently focused their product development on a new set of heavy equipment systems focusing on trade concerns.

Turn Your Field Personnel Into Leaders with Help from the Field Leaders Conference

Want to turn your field personnel into leaders? Then register them for the May 13-15 Field Leaders Conference in Kansas City. This 3-day conference offers them a chance to learn from peers around the country as well as from MCAA’s seasoned roster of instructors – many having been in their shoes! If you’re still unsure if this program would be beneficial to you and your company, all you need to do is check out this video…

Kylie Nedelka, a mechanical engineering major from the University of Missouri-Columbia, has accepted a second summer internship with SIEMENS, a member of MCAA’s Manufacturer/Supplier Council. Kylie found the opportunity at the 2018 GreatFutures Forum, where she met Kristin Junia, Program Manager at SIEMENS. Kylie said, “My experience was so great, that I have accepted a position as an engineering intern for this upcoming summer! I look forward to the new experiences to come!”

MCAA’s Virtual Trade Show connects our contractor members with the members of MCAA’s Manufacturer/Supplier Council.

The MSCA Sales Masters program is a highly customized, intensive nine-day program for intermediate to advanced HVACR and plumbing sales professionals looking to take their careers to the next level.

Find out whether your company is eligible for an MCAA Safety Excellence Certificate of Commendation for its safety performance in 2019. The program provides awards for zero recordable cases, zero lost workday cases, recordable cases incidence rates that are 25% or more below the industry average, and lost workday cases incidence rates that are 25% or more below the industry average.

MCAA has updated its student internship grant process to focus on the intern and give them the best opportunities possible with MCAA member companies. Five-hundred-dollar grants will now be offered directly to students who accept internships or full-time positions, with funding from the Mechanical Contracting Education & Research Foundation (MCERF). Past summer intern, Jonathan Dang said, “one of the things that made a career in the mechanical industry so appealing is the investment in students and their futures.” Use the internship grant as an opportunity to show your company’s investment in young talent. Help build our industry’s GreatFuture – apply for a grant!

A new Dodge Data & Analytics study on mechanical and HVAC contractors using BIM shows that most mechanical contractors that use BIM experience benefits such as improved cost and schedule performance, lower labor costs and greater productivity. MCAA partnered with Dodge to produce the report, which includes input from many MCAA members.

Registration for MCAA’s 2020 Fabrication Conference is open with Baker Group of Des Moines, Iowa set to host MCAA contractors through their new facility.

Make sure your service techs have the up-to-date safety training they need to protect themselves from arc flash and electrical shock hazards while working on equipment pushing 480 volts or less. The session covers all applicable OSHA requirements, NFPA 70E provisions, best practices, and real-world accident information.

MCAA’s Virtual Trade Show connects our contractor members with the members of MCAA’s Manufacturer/Supplier Council.

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March 15 - 19, 2020
MCAA Annual Convention
Wailea, Maui, HI
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March 30 - 31, 2020
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April 6 - 7, 2020
MSCA Sales Basecamp
Kansas City, MO
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April 20 - 24, 2020
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May 12 - 14, 2021
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Lake Buena Vista, FL
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April 6-7, 2020

Sales Basecamp is where it begins for your entry-level service sales personnel. This two-day program will prepare your recent hire with relevant skills for time management and to confidently sell HVACR services.

April 26-29, 2020

The NCPWB Technical Conference highlights the latest in welding education and technology. Discussions also address changes to codes and other technical information.