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September 2015 Monthly Meeting Notice
Fri, Sep 11, 2015

Click Here to view the September 2015 Monthly Meeting Notice.

Special Election in PA-161
Sun, Jul 12, 2015

Volunteers needed for Paul Mullen, PA AFL-CIO endorsed candidate for the PA-161 special election, to be held on August 4.

Apprentice Class Schedule July 2015 - December 2015
Wed, Jul 1, 2015

Click Here to download the Apprenticeship Training Codes and Schedule which is in effect from July 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015.

MOST Annual Drug Testing Reinstated
Fri, Mar 20, 2015

Application for Pennsylvania Specialty License Plate
Thu, Feb 5, 2015

Click Here  view and print the application for a Pennsylvania Specialty License Plate

Twic Cards
Thu, Jan 22, 2015

Top News from Boilermakers International Union

Canadian tripartite conference seeks industry solutions - Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Event brings together owners, contractors and union

MORE THAN 160 construction industry leaders representing owners, contractors and Boilermakers gathered at Niagara on the Lake in Ontario, August 18-20 to seek solutions to shared challenges. Among the participants were 19 owner representatives from Bruce Power, Irving Oil, New Brunswick Power, Nova Chemicals, Nova Scotia Power, Ontario Power Generation, Shell Canada Ltd., Syncrude Canada Ltd. and TransCanada. Representatives from various government agencies also participated.

Labor protests Koch Brothers summit in Ohio - Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Unions slam right-wing billionaires and their bought politicians

UNION MEMBERS SHOWED their distaste for right-wing billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch and their political surrogates August 21 by taking part in a 3,000-person rally in downtown Columbus, Ohio, where an Americans for Prosperity summit was being held. The Kochs and five GOP presidential candidates attended the event. The candidates included former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry.

Labor Day Marathon salutes American Workers - Thursday, August 27, 2015

The Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) and Sportsman Channel are teaming up to honor the American worker and showcase the great products still being made in the U.S.A. by hardworking Americans. Sportsman Channel’s Brotherhood Outdoors Labor Day Marathon, a salute to the American worker behind every great American product, airs exclusively on Monday, September 7 at 5–8 p.m. ET.

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Top Canadian apprentices receive recognition - Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Lodges select representatives to attend tripartite event

TEN GRADUATE APPRENTICES from across Canada received recognition at an awards banquet held August 19 during the 2015 Boilermaker Industry Tripartite Conference at Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Bank of Labor opens D.C. office - Thursday, August 20, 2015

AFL-CIO’s Trumka joins President Jones in ribbon cutting

AFL-CIO PRESIDENT Richard Trumka and Boilermakers International President Newton B. Jones (the bank’s chairman and CEO) cut the ribbon signifying the official opening of Bank of Labor’s new Washington, D.C., office August 11. More than 150 labor leaders and supporters attended the opening. The office is located at 815 Connecticut Ave. NW (at Connecticut Ave. and I [Eye] St.), less than a block from AFL-CIO headquarters.

Welcome to Boilermakers Local 13

The Leadership and Members of Boilermakers Local 13 would like to welcome you to our website where you can find a great deal of information about us. The Boilermakers of Local 13 work on projects of all shapes and sizes.

Today's field construction boilermaker is a vital part of construction project team. We erect and repair boilers, pressure vessels, air pollution equipment, blast furnaces, water treatment plants, storage and process tanks, stacks and liners.

A boilermaker could be involved in the installation of a giant superheater section in a large utility boiler, the erection of a 750,000-gallon water storage tank, the placement of a nuclear power plant reactor dome, the replacement of cyclones in a refinery catalytic cat-cracker or the construction of components on a hydroelectric power station.


The Boilermakers of Local 13 are vital to many industries throughout Eastern Pennsylvania and New Castle County, Delaware and it's because of our highly skilled, dependable, productive, safe, and quality minded workforce. We are over 1,000 members strong and growing. We are always looking for the best and brightest that the region has to offer.

We encourage you learn more About Us, we hope that you enjoy your time on our site, and finally, we welcome all Feedback.

God Bless America!