The Spiral Duct Manufacturers Association surprised the Snips staff when it presented the Ted Hamre Appreciation Award — aka the President’s Award — to Snips magazine. The award was handed out Jan. 20 at the group’s winter meeting in New York. Snips Publisher Sally Fraser (left) accepted the award from SPIDA President Reid Boydstun of Spiral Pipe of Texas.  Snips produces an annual special section on the benefits of spiral ductwork with the association.