Have You Registered for METALfab2018 Yet?
NOMMA committees continue to work hard planning for METALfab 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona.
Don't miss THE industry event of the year which will include outstanding education, visits to local shops, and a massive trade show. Mark your calendars now for an event you won't want to miss!
Call for Auction Items
Start planning and designing your donations today! It is never too early! The next NEF Auction will take place February 8, 2018
, at METALfab2018 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
This is NEF’s largest fundraiser of the year, and with your help we can make it the best one yet. Donations from past actions have included tools, hand forged metal items, art pieces, books, electronics, gift baskets, handmade quilts, vouchers and gift cards to restaurants, stores, airline tickets, and much more!
Look for details on where to ship donated items on the NOMMA website (www.nomma.org), or items can be dropped off onsite at the NEF Office room at the Convention Center after February 7, 2018. The donation form is also available for download at http://www.nomma.org/?page=NEFAuction
Pre-METALfab Continuing Education - February 7
Start METALfab2018 off with an Outstanding Experience:
ESTIMATING FROM TAKEOFF TO PROFIT
Presented by Mark Koenke and Erik Owen of Germantown Iron and Steel
- Establishing a chart of accounts to qualifying your proposal.
- Establishing your overhead and labor rates, SG&A and profit.
- What is markup and what is an appropriate rate for your business.
- Organization of takeoff and items to watch for in the takeoff process.
Discuss and walk though specific projects from design to sending out your proposal. Expect hands on learning by putting the theoretical to practical use by working on an actual estimate that will be downloaded on your computer.
Education classes take place February 8 and 9 during METALfab2018 included in METALfab2018 registration package.
METALfab2018 Schedule of Events for February 5 - 10