SEPTEMBER 2012 COMMON ARC UPDATE WILL BE CONDUCTED ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2012, DUE TO LABOR DAY.
COMMON ARC UPDATE PROCEDURE
Common Arc Updates will be conducted on the the first Monday of each month at 1:00 p.m., at the Local 154 Welding School.
LOCAL 154 LOGO GLASSES
Drinking Glasses (16 oz.) are available for purchase for $5.00 each. The glasses may be purchased at the Union Hall, 1221 Banksville Road, the Retiree Hall, 1070 Banksville Avenue or by calling Abe Hughes, President of the Local 154 Reitrees, @ 412-495-4555.
Welcome to the Boilermakers Local 154 web site. The Boilermaker Trade is vital to the Union Construction Industry. We are constantly expanding our manpower and recruitment resources to meet the needs of the industry we serve. We have built our reputation by dispatching trained, skilled and productive craftsmen to every jobsite, regardless of its size.
What is a Boilermaker?
A Boilermaker is a tradesperson who possess a full range of knowledge and skills required to work in the Boilermaker Construction Industry. The duties of a Boilermaker include Boilermaking, Welding, Acetylene Burning, Asbestos Abatement, Chipping, Caulking, Reaming, Fiberglass Laminating, Fitting-up, Grinding, Reaming, Rigging, Riveting, Scaffold Erection and Dismantling, Stack Work, Steel Erection, Tube Rolling, Impact Machine Operating, and such other items as regarded as Boilermaker Journeyman’s work.
The broad scope of the boilermaker trade includes construction and maintenance work performed in the field and in industrial and commercial plants such as:
• Cement Plants
• Fertilizer Plants
• Water Treatment Facilities
• Steel Mills
• Power Plants
• Electric power generation (thermal, nuclear, hydro) plants
• Gas Turbines
• Gas Processing Plants
• Refineries (oil, chemical)
• Pulp and Paper Mills
• and many other industrial and commercial facilities
Our Safety and Training curriculum is continually updated to meet the demands of our Industry and the changing trends in technology and new materials. Please take a look around our website and learn more about us.