One of MCAI's primary goals is to provide quality resources to the mechanical contracting industry. Below is a partial list of resources available to members and non-members alike. An expanded list is available to members that have logged in. Please don't hesitate to contact the MCAI if you are looking for resources not listed here.
Government Relations Resources
- Boiler Installation Form
Iowa Code Section 89.6 requires this form be filed with the Labor Commissioner at least 10 days prior to installation.
- Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Guidance
Answers to frequently asked questions and a guide for contractors and accountants on how to comply with FASB disclosure requirements prepared by the MCA of America. The MCAA has also prepared a “Disclosure” template for use by accountants and contractors.
- Manual of Recommended Procedure for Competitive Bidding and Award of Building Contracts by the Construction Council of Iowa
A guide for recommended ground rules for competitive bidding procedure and award of building construction contracts for owners, architects, engineers and contractors.
- Owners’ Guide to Legal Issues on the Bidding and Award of Construction Contracts in Iowa
A comprehensive analysis of Iowa’s competitive bidding law for public owners. Also a good resource for contractors with questions regarding the legality of contract language promulgated by public owners.
Labor Relations Resources
Modern Piping has been a member since 1967 and we routinely rely upon the MCAI for information or assistance. The resources available through the MCAI and MCAA are second to none.David Brown President, Modern Piping, Inc.