Good news for Local 19 in Philly Shipyard contract

May 29, 2020 IBB

L-19 members, with International Reps David Gaillard and Erica Stewart, meet in Washington, D.C. with Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon. 

AN APRIL U.S. DEPARTMENT of Transportation announcement means good news for Local 19 (Philadelphia) Boilermakers at Philly Shipyard: A U.S. DOT contract for up to five national security multi-mission vessels has been awarded to TOTE Services. TOTE has placed an initial order with Philly Shipyard for the first two vessels, with delivery to take place in the spring and winter of 2023.   

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