Heat and Frost Insulators News and Events

Political involvement, infrastructure  investment pushed at NABTU  Legislative Conference

Posted by on Fri, Jul 6, 2018 @ 08:07 AM

The General Executive Board, along with more than 30 delegates from the Insulators Union, attended the North America’s Building Trades Unions 2018 Legislative Conference.

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Topics: Building Trades Legislative Conference, North America’s Building Trades Unions, Washington, DC, Legislative Conference

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

Insulators donate record amounts to Toys for Tots and Helmets to Hardhats

Posted by on Thu, Dec 21, 2017 @ 14:12 PM

HFIAW Brothers and Sisters demonstrated their unwavering support and generosity during the 2017 holiday season.  For the eighth consecutive year, the HFIAW has partnered with Helmets to Hardhats and the Toys for Tots drive, and as they have each year, our Locals surpassed all previous year’s charitable efforts. This year an organizational record was set when they donated a combined total of $13,556.91 of gifts.

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

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

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

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

NABTU Legislative Conference held in Washington DC

Posted by on Wed, May 3, 2017 @ 14:05 PM

The annual North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) Legislative Conference was held in Washington, DC over 4 days in early April.   

The conference was attended by all of the Building Trades Unions and delegates, including international administration from the Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers.

Before the conference began, the DC Friends of Irelandheld their benefit dinner and General President Emeritus James A. Grogan was in attendance. President Grogan was recognized for his continued support and dedication to this charity and received a standing ovation from everyone in attendance.

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Topics: Building Trades Legislative Conference, NABTU, North America’s Building Trades Unions, Washington, DC

Organizing Department hosts January conference

Posted by on Thu, Jan 5, 2017 @ 11:01 AM

The Organizing Department for the HFIAW is sponsoring an Organizing Conference in late January.

Every HFIAW Local is required to send at least one participant to the conference, which will occur from Jan 21-27 at the Flamingo Hotels.

The conference is open to all local union Organizers, Business Managers and other Local Union Officers interested in attending.

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Topics: Organizing, Train the Trainer, Organizers, NABTU, North America’s Building Trades Unions, OMS, Organizing Management System, BAT, Bureau of Apprenticeship Training, COMET, Training Academy

NABTU Apprenticeship Conference

Posted by on Mon, Dec 5, 2016 @ 16:12 PM

Insulators attend inaugural NABTU Apprenticeship Conference

The concept of ‘we work better together than we do apart’ was the overarching theme of the first annual North
America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) Apprenticeship Training Conference.

More than 100 Apprenticeship Training Directors and key leaders from all the NABTU unions gathered in early October at Washtenaw Community College in Michigan for this inaugural event to discuss how everyone can develop and contribute additional ways to grow the apprenticeship workforce. Due to limited space, each NABTU union was asked to send 10 directors for this first time event.

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Topics: HFIAW, Apprenticeship, IIIATF, NABTU, Apprenticeship Training Conference, Apprenticeship Training, Training Conference, North America’s Building Trades Unions

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