Guidance for Federal Contractors on Vaccine Mandate From Kenney & Sams – October 2021

GUIDANCE ISSUED FOR FEDERAL CONTRACTORS ON VACCINE MANDATE AND REQUIREMENTS FOR MASKING AND SOCIAL DISTANCING  October 8, 2021 Michelle M. De Oliveira, Esq.Laura M. Raisty, Esq. On September 9, 2021, President Biden announced his Path Out of the Pandemic: COVID-19 Action Plan. As part of the plan, the President signed Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate Safety Protocols…

SFNE Buy American Legislation Moves Forwards – October 2021

SFNE Buy American Legislation Moves Forward October 12, 2021 Legislation has been filed to reduce the level of publicly funded steel fabrication jobs awarded to foreign companies. S2546, filed by Senator Joan Lovely (D-Salem), would require cities and towns to give preference to U.S. manufacturers when buying steel, iron, and other materials for new buildings and renovations. …

SFNE Golf Tournament | Photos, Raffle Prizes, Winners

Attendee List Raffle Winner’s List Golf Tournament Evaluation Click here to complete the Tournament Evaluation Your input is appreciated and will help the Committee plan next’s year’s tournament! Golf Committee ChairmanJustin Schietinger, Intsel Steel  DistributorsLori Chasse, S.L. Chasse SteelPaul Diederich, Duncan GalvanizingSean Hood, USI New EnglandChris Schrimpf, Schrimpf Welding & Fabricating Co.John Sorrentino, Capone IronSteve…

SFNE Buy American Legislation Filed in Massachusetts – September 2021

SFNE Buy American Legislation Filed in Massachusetts Senate Docket No. 2753, the SFNE Buy American legislation, was filed by Senator Joan Lovely, Democrat – Second Essex. If passed, the legislation will require that public construction projects contain a provision to require that the iron, steel, fabricated steel, and manufactured goods are manufactured in the United…

Networking Marketplace – December 9, 2021

SFNE is Getting Together for an In-Person Marketplace Party! Thursday, December 9, 2021 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm S. L. Chasse Steel Hudson, NH A special thanks to our event host! The program will feature S.L. Chasse Steel facility tours, cocktail reception, vendor tabletop visits, hors d’oeuvres as well as the chance to meet together…

Employee Retention Roundtable – May 20, 2021

SFNE Employee Retention Roundtable Discussion Webinar May 20, 20219:00 am – 10:00 am Are you having trouble retaining and keeping your employees motivated? You are not alone. The majority of companies in the New England steel fabrication industry are facing the same employee retention challenge and COVID 19 has exacerbated the problem.Businesses suffer when key…

Structural Steel Economic Forecast | March 24, 2021

Structural Steel: An Industry Overview and Economic Forecast Webinar Wednesday, March 24, 2021 9:00 am – 10:00 am If you were not able to attend the webinar, you can still obtain the recording. Please use this registration form to order your webinar recording. Upon receipt of your fee, you will receive a link to the…

Recent Events

May 20, 2021 Employee Retention Roundtable October 8, 2020 Complying with New Department of Labor Guidelines Webinar June 25, 2020 Employee Safety and Employment Law Update March 24, 2021 Structural Steel: An Industry Overview and Economic Forecast Webinar September 3, 2020 Managing a Changing Workforce During COVID-19 Webinar October 29, 2020 Developments in Robotic Welding…

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…