Since March 18, SBC Magazine has conducted a weekly online survey of component manufacturers (CMs), intent on tracking the impact of the COVID-19 Coronavirus on the industry.
All workplaces can take the following infection prevention measures to protect workers and reduce the risk of exposure to coronavirus.
On April 23, 2020, the SBA by way of FAQ #31, provided meaningful direction concerning the PPP loan certification as to “necessity.”
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) initially gave employers time to comply with coronavirus-related paid-sick-leave and paid-family-leave mandates and correct mistakes without facing scrutiny, but the department has now officially ramped up its enforcement efforts.
Vecoplan Midwest, LLC, a subsidiary of Vecoplan LLC, has established a program to help organizations that are handling the COVID-19 pandemic.
The BCMC Committee and staff remain committed to hosting an excellent BCMC. We look forward to helping everyone in the component manufacturing industry “Sharpen Your Vision” at BCMC 2020.
On Friday, May 1, members of the National Framers Council (NFC) Steering Committee met with a group of general contractors (GCs) to discuss forming an industry alliance to establish a standard approach to infectious disease response and preparedness in the wake of the current COVID-19 pandemic.
Recent events have created a lot of attention around truss manufacturers’ internal quality control processes and the monitoring of those processes by third-party quality assurance inspection agencies.
Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, has expanded its product line of RTUD ratcheting take-up devices with products redesigned specifically for 7/8"- and 1"-diameter threaded rod.