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  • BOILERMAKER MAGAZINE | November/December 2013

    BOILERMAKER MAGAZINE | November/December 2013

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  • Power: From Coal to Atoms16:39

    Power: From Coal to Atoms

    Boilermakers - Craftsman Films Boilermakers have become frontrunners in the power industry by helping to develop future power alternatives.

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  • Boilermakers help build world's largest solar thermal facility in Ivanpah Valley4:44

    Boilermakers help build world's largest solar thermal facility in Ivanpah Valley

    RISING FROM THE floor of California's Mojave Desert, about 40 miles southwest of Las Vegas, the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System's three 459-foot towers resemble missile launch pads. They are

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  • CSO Conference details union response to industry challenges

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  • Canadians gather for project management course

    Canadians gather for project management course

     SIXTEEN BOILERMAKERS COMPLETED the 2020 project management course in Vancouver, Jan. 26-31. National Training Director Grant Jacobs led the training. The class covered 18 program modules which...

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  • New Boilermakers website launches

    New Boilermakers website launches

     THE INTERNATIONAL LAUNCHED a new website in March 2020, replacing the previous site first released in 2006. The new site, designed and developed completely by the Communications Department,...

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  • Local 11 takes top NACBE safety honor—again

    Local 11 takes top NACBE safety honor—again

     FOR THE SECOND CONSECUTIVE year—and the third time in four years—Western States’ Local 11 (Helena, Montana) earned NACBE’s highest safety award. L-11 was presented with the John F. Erickson NACBE...

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  • 75-year pin presented to L-40’s Reedy

    75-year pin presented to L-40’s Reedy

     BROTHER HERBERT “H.H.” Reedy, also known as “A ‘Bear,” received his milestone 75-year pin from Local 40 (Elizabethtown, Kentucky) BM-ST Mike Autry January 24, 2020, commemorating the day 75 years...

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  • Helmets to Hardhats forges Marine into career Boilermaker

    Helmets to Hardhats forges Marine into career Boilermaker

     THINGS WERE GOING pretty well for Tim Jefferies after his 12-year career in the U.S. Marines. Though he didn’t know exactly what he wanted to do career-wise, he had started his own business...

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  • Boilermakers restore Union Pacific’s steam behemoth

    Boilermakers restore Union Pacific’s steam behemoth

     In the 19th Century, Boilermakers found their home harnessing steam to power a growing country and to transport an increasingly mobile North American population. The railroad industry was...

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  • Boilermakers restore Union Pacific’s steam behemoth

    Boilermakers restore Union Pacific’s steam behemoth

     In the 19th Century, Boilermakers found their home harnessing steam to power a growing country and to transport an increasingly mobile North American population. The railroad industry was...

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  • 75-year pin presented to L-40’s Reedy

    75-year pin presented to L-40’s Reedy

     BROTHER HERBERT “H.H.” Reedy, also known as “A ‘Bear,” received his milestone 75-year pin from Local 40 (Elizabethtown, Kentucky) BM-ST Mike Autry January 24, 2020, commemorating the day 75 years...

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  • Local 104 makes its mark on top-of-the-line marine deck equipment

    Local 104 makes its mark on top-of-the-line marine deck equipment

     CHANCES ARE, YOU’VE never heard of Markey Machinery—that is, unless you’ve been looking for the best-quality winch on the market. Markey’s has them. Boilermakers from Local 104 (Seattle) make...

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  • Douin retires from national inspection board

    Douin retires from national inspection board

      FROM DAVE DOUIN’S years as a Boilermaker to his final job as executive director for the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors, the work life of this Local 363 (East St. Louis,...

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  • World-championship para-cycling team gets kick-start from L-101

    World-championship para-cycling team gets kick-start from L-101

     WHAT STARTED OUT as a conversation about expensive hobbies led to Local 101 (Denver) learning about some unsung “hometown heroes”—and quickly becoming fans and supporters.

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  • World-championship para-cycling team gets kick-start from L-101

    World-championship para-cycling team gets kick-start from L-101

     WHAT STARTED OUT as a conversation about expensive hobbies led to Local 101 (Denver) learning about some unsung “hometown heroes”—and quickly becoming fans and supporters. On a Black Hills Power...

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  • Boilermakers advocate for CCUS at COP25

    Boilermakers advocate for CCUS at COP25

     A DELEGATION OF Boilermaker representatives was among tens of thousands of global participants and observers at the 2019 United Nations’ Climate Change Conference, COP25, in Madrid, Spain, this...

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  • Boilermakers advocate for CCUS at COP25

    Boilermakers advocate for CCUS at COP25

     

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  • Local leaders advance skills in labor representation

    Local leaders advance skills in labor representation

      BOILERMAKERS FROM THE United States and Canada attended the 62nd annual School for Workers Summer Institute in Madison, Wisconsin, August 12-23. Topics covered in the basic session included...

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  • Partnership offers college credits for apprentices in Great Lakes

    Partnership offers college credits for apprentices in Great Lakes

      THE GREAT LAKES Area Boilermaker Apprenticeship Program just sweetened the pot for its members through a unique partnership with Lorain County Community College, located near Cleveland....

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  • Urge your Member of Congress to Pass the Pro Act (H.R. 2474)

    Urge your Member of Congress to Pass the Pro Act (H.R. 2474)

      For too long, workers have been punished for coming together to form a union - their legal right in this country. Our labor laws desperately need to change. Boilermakers tell Congress to pass...

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  • Boilermakers, UK-based TSSA sign strategic partnership agreement

    Boilermakers, UK-based TSSA sign strategic partnership agreement

      THE INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD of Boilermakers and Transport Salaried Staffs' Association TSSA signed a mutually beneficial strategic partnership agreement at TSSA’s headquarters in London,...

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  • Boilermakers, UK-based TSSA sign strategic partnership agreement

    Boilermakers, UK-based TSSA sign strategic partnership agreement

     THE INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD of Boilermakers and Transport Salaried Staffss Association TSSA signed a mutually beneficial strategic partnership agreement at TSSA’s headquarters in London,...

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