Heat and Frost Insulators News and Events

Local 7 Business Manager makes appearance on a labor-focused podcast

Posted by on Fri, May 1, 2020 @ 11:05 AM

The International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local 7 Business Manager Todd Mitchell was interviewed on a daily labor-focused podcast on April 29.

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

Former Seattle Business Manager helps others at the negotiating table

Posted by on Wed, Feb 26, 2020 @ 14:02 PM

Seattle Building Trades Executive Secretary and former Insulators Local 7 Business Manager, Monty Anderson led the way in securing an agreement to streamline the negotiating process for employees of King County.

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Topics: Building Trades, North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU), Local 7, Seattle, WA

Local 7 among trades that built new Amazon high-rise

Posted by on Thu, Oct 3, 2019 @ 09:10 AM

The Seattle skyline changed this summer, when crews finished construction of a new skyscraper on the Amazon campus. Named re:Invent, the 37-story high-rise is the third tallest building on the internet retail giant’s main campus. Checking in at 1.2-million-square-feet, the high-rise can hold up to 5,000 employees.

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Topics: Mechanical Insulation, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Local 7, Seattle, WA, Western States Conference, Insulators Union

Construction creates jobs and, yes, challenges in Seattle — let’s tackle the growing pains together

Posted by on Thu, Jul 25, 2019 @ 13:07 PM
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Topics: Building Trades, North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU), Local 7, Seattle, WA

California legislation helps Insulators secure refinery work

Posted by on Wed, Jul 3, 2019 @ 15:07 PM

In Phoenix, Western States Conference International Vice President Doug Gamble and Local 16 Business Manager Mel Breshears provided an update on the enactment of 2013 California state legislation (SB 54), which requires workers at all California refineries to have appropriate training.

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Topics: Government Affairs, Local 7, Seattle, WA

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, WA

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