Mechanical Contractors Association (MCA)

Academic - Engineering

Description

Composed mainly of construction and mechanical engineering students with an interest in the specialty trades of mechanical construction. The chapter has monthly meetings with guest speakers, volunteer activities, monthly MCA of Iowa meetings in Des Moines or Cedar Rapids, and a national student competition in the fall. Others include golf outing, a tailgate, jobsite tours, and FACs. Come network with contractor members and see what heating, cooling, and new mechanical systems are like.

Affiliations

This organization has no affiliations.

Constitution / Tier

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Tier Student Organization - Affiliated

Membership Information

Student Members 20
ISU Members 1
Non-ISU Members 0
Allowed Members
Allowed Officers Current active members
Membership Qualifications
Membership Restrictions
Elections/Selection Elections are held at the March or April monthly meeting for the Cabinet of the following academic year
Meetings Third Tuesday of each month at 6:30PM, unless otherwise stated.

Description of Regular Meetings/Activities

A regular monthly meeting consists of a breif overview of current club business and upcoming events, followed by a presentation by a guest speaker. Guest speakers range from mechanical contractors to design engineers or specialty companies relating to mechanical construction.

Description of Special Events

Each semester we host an MEP (Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing) Industry Day, bringing in local companies looking to network with students and provide full-time and internship positions related to mechanical construction.