Heat and Frost Insulators News and Events

2016 Local Union Officers Conference

Posted by on Mon, Oct 24, 2016 @ 11:10 AM

More than 200 HFIAW Business Managers, Officers, Organizers and staff filled the meeting room at the Diplomat Hotel in Hollywood, Fla. to discuss the status of our industry and work together to grow our union and expand market share. 

General Secretary Treasurer Gregory Revard opened the 2016 Local Union Officers Conference with introductions, including the acknowledgment that this would be the first conference presided by General President James P. McCourt, which drew standing applause from the entire room.

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Topics: Local Union Officers Conference, Conference, International

Local 46 apprentice wins MAC, honors former training director

Posted by on Mon, Oct 24, 2016 @ 08:10 AM

The HFIAW Master Apprentice Competition (MAC) seems to grow in popularity and excitement every year. The annual competition where 10 apprentices compete as Conference representatives to be crowned the “Best of the Best” included an emotional finish this year in Toledo, Ohio.  

Held in conjunction with the 41st annual Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee Conference, the top HFIAW apprentice competitors arrived having already won at the Local and Conference levels.  

“Our training is what sets our profession apart, it is what makes us the best,” HFIAW General President Bud McCourt said during the MAC.

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Topics: Canada, Apprenticeship, Training, Master Apprentice Competition, USA, Local 17, Chicago, IL, Local 94, Oklahoma City, OK, Local 12, New York City, NY, Local 95, Toronto, ON, Local 5, Los Angeles, CA, MAC, Apprenticeship Competition, International, Local 119, Regina, SK, Local 133, Fargo, ND, Local 23, Harrisburg, PA, IIIATF, Local 78, Birmingham, AL

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