Heat and Frost Insulators News and Events

10 Training Coordinators attend NABTU Apprenticeship Conference

Posted by on Fri, Dec 8, 2017 @ 08:12 AM

Ten Insulator Training Coordinators attended the second annual North American Building Trades Union’s Apprenticeship Conference to participate in sessions that pertain to many of the training, retention and recruitment challenges that regularly face Local Unions.

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Topics: IIIATF, NABTU, Apprenticeship Training Conference, North America’s Building Trades Unions, Apprentice and Training Fund

College football at center of iSave promotion, networking efforts

Posted by on Fri, Dec 8, 2017 @ 08:12 AM

For the second year in a row, the Insulators’ contractor association, iSave, worked with a group of HFIAW Local Unions to create networking opportunities centered around major college football games.

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Topics: Mechanical Insulation, LMCT, iSave

HFIAW has strong presence at  2017 Women Build Nations Conference

Posted by on Tue, Nov 28, 2017 @ 09:11 AM

In October, 46 women Insulators were on hand to represent the HFIAW during the North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) seventh annual Women Build Nations Conference in Chicago.

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Topics: North America’s Building Trades Unions, Apprentice and Training Fund, Women Build Nations Conference

New Officers Training for elected Local leadership

Posted by on Fri, Nov 17, 2017 @ 16:11 PM

In late October, 30 Brothers and Sisters holding newly elected offices attended the 2017 New Officers Training program. The multi-day training event was held at the Maritime Institute in Maryland.

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Topics: IIIATF, New Officers, Apprentice and Training Fund, New Officers Training

Insulators Union participates in 2017 Helmets to Hardhats - Toys for Tots Campaign

Posted by on Wed, Oct 25, 2017 @ 15:10 PM

With the holidays just around the corner, like the many organizations and volunteers whose mission it is to reach out to those less fortunate, our International Union will again be participating in the annual North American Building Trades Unions and Helmets to Hardhats campaign to support the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation donation drive.

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Topics: Helmets to Hardhats, Toys for Tots, North America’s Building Trades Unions, Community

Local 27 Apprentice wins 2017 MAC title

Posted by on Mon, Oct 2, 2017 @ 15:10 PM

Gustavo “Gus” Rodriguez, an Apprentice from HFIAW Local 27 Kansas City, was named the winner of the Master Apprentice Competition based on his performance in Toronto, Canada at the end of June.

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Topics: Master Apprentice Competition, IIIATF, Local 27

Insulators in the outdoors - USA

Posted by on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 @ 10:09 AM

The HFIAW is a proud charter union of the Union Sportsman's Alliance (USA). 

We know many of our members enjoy the great outdoors, the below photo album catalogs all of the images that have been sent to the IAHFIAW to share their love of the outdoors and have a chance to e published in the quarterly edition of The Insulators Journal.  

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Topics: USA, Union Sportsmen's Alliance

31st Quinquennial Convention highlighted by GP McCourt's State of the Union address

Posted by on Wed, Sep 27, 2017 @ 15:09 PM

General President James McCourt gave the Convention’s opening day keynote speech, providing his State of the Union address to delegates. It began with a review of the Insulators Union’s history, highlighting key milestones from over the decades.

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Topics: Boston, Convention, Insulators Convention

Help is available for members displaced by severe storms

Posted by on Fri, Sep 8, 2017 @ 16:09 PM

An Important Message from General President James P. McCourt and General Secretary-Treasurer Gregory T. Revard:

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2017 ‘Pablo’ awarded to 2 deserving Training Coordinators

Posted by on Fri, Sep 1, 2017 @ 15:09 PM

The International Insulation Industry Apprenticeship and Training Fund presented the 2017 Pablo Blieker Award to Ken Jakobsson and posthumously to Jermaine Ray.

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Topics: IIIATF, Apprenticeship and Training Fund, Pablo Blieker Award

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