SMACNA-Western Washington 54th Annual Crab Feed

April 11, 2017

SMACNA-WESTERN WASHINGTON DID IT AGAIN! More than 350 members and guests enjoyed mouthwatering crab, consuming over 750 lbs, in addition to the beer and wine at SMACNA-WW’s 2017 Annual Crab Feed held at Ocean Shores […]

Project Spotlight: McKinstry, Seattle

April 11, 2017

Project Name: Allen Institute SMACNA Member: McKinstry Designer: McKinstry Location: 5005 3rd Avenue S, Seattle Completion Date: September 2015 Materials / Products: Stainless steel (wet exhaust) Galvanized steel 3,400 sf of Prodema soffit panel 19,000 […]

HVAC in America— a Snapshot of Trends

April 11, 2017

In 2016, the New Horizons Foundation published an update to the 2012 HVAC and Sheet Metal Industry Futures Study outlining research by the Continuum Advisory Group validating the 2012 information and describing how the next […]

ASHRAE President Tim Wentz: Adaptation on the horizon

February 4, 2017

ASHRAE President for 2016-17, Tim Wentz, hinged his presidential theme on the absolutely critical need for adaptation in today’s rapidly changing building design and construction landscape. Kicking off his presidential theme speech wielding a slide rule […]

Coated Duct Liners

November 21, 2016

Coated fiber glass duct liners aren’t a new concept in the HVAC industry; however, we have seen a recent trend toward replacing specified coated duct liners with uncoated fiber glass mat-faced duct liners. This trend […]