SFNE Embarks on Buy American Public Awareness Campaign

Over the next several months, SFNE will develop a Buy American Educational and Public Relations Campaign to increase awareness that New England public construction jobs are being awarded to companies outside of the United States.  The plan underway is to activate public awareness campaigns at the beginning stage of construction projects. The program will consist…

Dinner and Networking Meeting | Spring 2021

Investing for the Future: How to Grow Your Steel Fabrication Company Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the SFNE Dinner and Networking Meeting has been postponed until next spring 2021. More details will be available soon! The event will be held at  S.L. Chasse Steel in Hudson, NH. The program will feature a facility tour,…

Employers Beware: Practical Implications Of Governor Baker’s Newly Issued Travel Order, Effective August 1, 2020, in the Workplace

By:  Michelle De Oliveira, Esq, Kenney & Sams | July 28, 2020 On July 24, 2020, Governor Baker issued a COVID-19 Travel Order[1] to safeguard residents from exposure to the Coronavirus due to interstate travel.  The Travel Order goes into effect on August 1, 2020, requiring visitors and returning residents entering Massachusetts to complete and submit a…

Dinner Meeting Sponsorship Information

Looking for more ways to support SFNE?   The SFNE dinner meeting provides a great sponsorship opportunity for vendors who want to demonstrate support for SFNE and increase visibility in the New England marketplace. During the networking reception, fabricator attendees will meet with industry trade partners. You can choose the sponsorship program that works best…

Recent Events

September 3, 2020 Managing a Changing Workforce During COVID-19 June 25, 2020 SFNE’s Employee Safety and Employment Law Update Webinar

SFNE Awards 2020 Scholarships

2020 Scholarship Recipients Chosen The Steel Fabricators of New England (SFNE) is pleased to announce that two $1,000 scholarships have been awarded to students who will use the funds to further their education in the trades. The scholarships were awarded to Shalor McKee from Dedham, MA, and Harry McDade from Rutland, MA. The SFNE scholarship…

U.S. Department of Labor Issues Guidance for Respiratory Protection During N95 Shortage Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

May 7, 2020 WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued interim enforcement guidance to help combat supply shortages of disposable N95 filtering face piece respirators (N95 FFRs). The action marks the department’s latest step to ensure the availability of respirators and follows President Donald J. Trump’s Memorandum on Making…

SFNE continues to monitor state actions relating to emergency orders.

April 1, 2020 Today we have an update for Maine and Massachusetts. Others will follow as they become available. Please stay safe and well during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Maine Update Governor Janet Mills issued a series of substantial new mandates to protect public health and safety in the face of COVID-19, including a Stay…

Annual Dinner Meeting

Annual Dinner Meeting | October 18, 2018 Summit Metal Fabricators, Plaistow, NH | 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm SFNE held its Annual Dinner Meeting on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at Summit Metal Fabricators in Plaistow, NH. The event featured a tour and an architecturally exposed structural steel presentation by Katherine Quigg, P.E, an AISC Structural…