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Project Management For Boilermakers Training Kansas City, KS
Sun, Jan 10, 2016

October 2015 Monthly Meeting Notice
Fri, Oct 9, 2015

Click Here to view the October 2015 Monthly Meeting Notice.

Philadelphia Labor Activist Training
Fri, Sep 25, 2015

The Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO will host a year-long series of workshops designed to better equip local labor leaders and activists to meet the challenges facing today's labor movement. 

Weekend Canvassing Chester and Montgomery County
Wed, Sep 16, 2015

Garlock Bankruptcy Information
Tue, Sep 15, 2015

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

Contractors give to L-13 scholarship fund - Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Gift cites Boilermakers’ chemical wash and re-tube work

A JOB WELL done is often its own reward. But when members of Local 13 (Philadelphia) completed outage work at the NextEra Energy power plant in Marcus Hook, Pa., recently, contractors Delta Products Group and Thermal Solutions happily showed their appreciation with a contribution of $2,500 toward the union’s scholarship fund.

Global Day of Action - Thursday, October 01, 2015

LafargeHolcim has committed to provide “safe, healthy and inclusive workplaces”. The company announced health and safety as “a critical success factor” for their operational performance, which workers and trade unions appreciate.

But, more than 300 people have died over the last four years doing work for Lafarge and Holcim. Almost 90 per cent of the dead were employed by subcontractors or third parties.

ISO Conference offers learning opportunities - Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Event highlights organizing efforts, among other topics

THE BOILERMAKERS’ 2015 Industrial Sector Operations (ISO) Conference drew several hundred delegates from across North America to the Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas August 3-7. The meeting provided opportunities to learn from guest speakers and breakout session presenters, and to network with lodge leaders from other regions and industries.

MOST launches Boilermaker Code training - Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Instructor cadre complete train-the-trainer course

NEARLY TWO DOZEN retired Boilermaker leaders and MOST representatives attended a Boilermaker Code train-the-trainer course August 18-20 in Kansas City, Mo. The group will form a cadre that will teach construction members a one-day course aimed at elevating craft performance and securing work, among other objectives.

Tripartite meeting stresses Helper success - Thursday, September 24, 2015

Western States’ event draws 14 owner representatives

WHILE THERE WAS much to discuss at the 11th Annual Western States Tripartite Conference July 21-23 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, considerable attention was given to the Boilermakers’ Helper program. A panel led by IVP-WS J. Tom Baca discussed why the program was needed, the initial skepticism it met and the benefits that are being demonstrated by the program.

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.

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