Safety, Training, Accountability and Reliability (STAR) are the foundation for NATE members participating in this initiative for improving safety and recognizing qualified contractors.
NATE Participates in AGL Conference
in Washington, D.C.
(Herndon, VA) - The National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) was an active participant at the AGL Conference on June 25 in Washington, D.C. NATE Chairwoman Pat Cipov, Executive Director Todd Schlekeway and Legislative & Regulatory Committee member Jim Goldwater from Bob Lawrence & Associates represented the Association at the event.
During the conference, NATE Executive Director Todd Schlekeway delivered an afternoon keynote presentation that highlighted the Association’s recent legislative and regulatory accomplishments. During his remarks, Schlekeway also provided an update on the development of the National Wireless Safety Alliance (NWSA), the non-profit assessment and certification organization that is being established by a broad coalition of the industry’s leading subject matter experts, companies and stakeholders representing wireless carriers, tower owners, OEM’s, turnkey management firms, engineering firms, training companies, equipment manufacturers small contractors and tower workers.
The AGL Conference also included informative panel sessions and case studies focused on hot-button industry topics such as spectrum, technology, tower trends, small cells, DAS and the evolution of Wi-Fi.
The event concluded with the Virginia Wireless Association and the Maryland/D.C. Wireless Association hosting a networking reception for conference attendees.
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About National Association of Tower Erectors
National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) is a not-for-profit trade association in the wireless infrastructure industry providing a unified voice for tower erection, service and maintenance companies. Today the Association boasts over 805 member companies located throughout the United States, Australia, Bahamas, Canada, Cayman Islands, China, Ghana, India, Italy, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Romania, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Sweden, Trinidad and Tobago and the United Arab Emirates. For additional information on NATE, please visit www.natehome.com.
July/August 2015• Volume 21 • Issue 4