Heat and Frost Insulators News and Events

Tell the Department of Labor you support the construction industry’s exclusion from IRAPs

Posted by on Thu, Jul 25, 2019 @ 15:07 PM

The Department of Labor has introduced draft language for regulations on expanding apprenticeships, including expanding Industry Recognized Apprenticeship Programs (IRAPs).

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Topics: Government Affairs, North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU)

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

IIIATF Steering Committee attends  NABTU Apprenticeship Conference

Posted by on Fri, Mar 15, 2019 @ 15:03 PM

Training coordinators and instructors from all the Building Trades attended the third annual Apprenticeship Conference, hosted by the North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) at Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor, MI.

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Topics: North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU), Apprenticeship and Training Fund

Over 100 Insulators gather for 2018 NABTU Women Conference

Posted by on Mon, Dec 17, 2018 @ 16:12 PM

The HFIAW was well represented at the 2018 North America’s Building Trade Unions (NABTU) Women Build Nations Conference. Held in Seattle in mid-October, more than 100 members of the HFIAW attended the conference.

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Topics: North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU), Apprenticeship and Training Fund, Women Build Nations Conference

Building Trades unite for Labor of Love

Posted by on Mon, Oct 1, 2018 @ 09:10 AM

In early June, North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) held the 32nd Annual Labor of Love Tournament and Softball Slam event in Philadelphia, PA. Members from all 13 of the affiliated building trades gathered for the three-day event and helped raise funds for the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) Foundation.

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Topics: North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU)

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, Government Affairs, North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU), Local 24, Washington, DC

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: North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU), 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 (NABTU), 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: North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU), Apprenticeship 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 (NABTU), Apprenticeship and Training Fund, Women Build Nations Conference

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