Heat and Frost Insulators News and Events

Thermography and Green Awareness classes taught in Canada and U.S.

Posted by on Wed, Apr 4, 2018 @ 11:04 AM

A pair of two-day Thermography classes were conducted by the Insulation Industry International Apprentice and Training Fund in Canada and the United States.

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Topics: IIIATF, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Apprenticeship and Training Fund

Health Symposium on Asbestos pushes groups to ‘Unite for the Cure’Your Blog Post Title Here...

Posted by on Wed, Apr 4, 2018 @ 11:04 AM

The Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers (HFIAW) organized a two-day conference bringing together doctors, researchers and other professions the deal with the impact asbestos has played on multiple generations of mechanical insulators and other construction workers.

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Topics: Asbestos, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Health Symposium

HFIAW Organizers attend, teach at NABTU Building Trades Academy

Posted by on Wed, Apr 4, 2018 @ 11:04 AM

The North American Building Trades Union has joined forces with Michigan State University to administer the Building Trades Academy (BTA) to affiliated building trades members, including Brothers and Sisters in the Insulators Union.

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Topics: NABTU, North America’s Building Trades Unions, International Organizing Department, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers

Local 7 endorsed candidate wins Seattle mayor’s race

Posted by on Wed, Apr 4, 2018 @ 11:04 AM

It was a crowded field of candidates in the most recent Seattle mayoral race. Despite the numerous candidates, the Seattle Building Trades and HFIAW Local 7 made an early endorsement of former U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

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Topics: Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Local 7, Seattle

Former Local 17 MAC Competitors put skills on display at major trade show

Posted by on Wed, Apr 4, 2018 @ 11:04 AM

When a prominent local contractor was tasked to help set up the display area for Johns Manville during the 2018 International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition in Chicago, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local 17 turned to two former Master Apprentice Competitors to handle the job.

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Topics: Master Apprentice Competition, Local 17, Chicago, Illinois, MAC, Chicago, Illinois, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers

Foreman Training held at Local 82 in Montana

Posted by on Wed, Apr 4, 2018 @ 11:04 AM

In mid-December, 20 members and guests attended a two-day foreman training program held at Local 82 in Montana.

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Topics: HFIAW, training, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Local 82

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