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The Boilermakers have embarked upon a historical endeavor to impact the attitude and conduct of every construction Boilermaker in North America.


Our collective focus is to educate our Boilermakers on how the consequences of inappropriate actions, by a few, impact the future of our entire craft and to provide every Boilermaker with a clear directional beacon in which to conduct themselves each and everyday on our job sites.


Read more about the Boilermaker Code here...


Apprentice Advancement Meetings will be held in March & April 2015 throughout the state.


Click here to view the complete Advancement Meetings schedule.


Find out which Local 169 Apprentices who became Journeymen effective November 2014..


It's tax season again - remember that both your Field Dues and Membership Dues are tax deductible.

Field Dues for 2014 were 4.5% of your gross (base + vacation).

Membership Dues were $41.60 per month, or $499.20 for the year.


Applications are now being accepted for the

2015 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Scholarship Contest.


To receive an application for your child or legal dependent,

either call the union hall or you can

click here to download an application.

Boilermakers Local 169 now accepts Visa, MasterCard,

Discover and American Express.


 Payments can be made at the hall or by calling the union hall. 

Monthly dues for 2015 are $42.95 per month.


Click here for more information

Michigan's prevailing wage law is under attack.

We need you to contact your legislators and ask them to vote against the repeal of Michigan's prevailing wage law.

Click here to find out how you can help.


The following wage sheets are  available for download:


Wages effective January 1, 2014


Wages effective January 1, 2015

The latest edition of the Boilermaker Magazine is now available online. 

To read the magazine, click here or on the picture to the left.

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What you need to know about alternative gas companies

Consumers warned about spikes in energy bills

You may have heard the sales pitch: Alternative gas companies offer you lower rates than you get from the major companies, if you switch your service.

The state calls these businesses "gas choice" companies. They're also called "third party suppliers." Whatever you call them, more than 1/2 million people in Michigan have signed on the dotted line and made the switch.

However, during this bitter cold winter some customers came to regret that decision.

To read the entire article, please click here

Last Updated on:           Tuesday, March 03, 2015 02:22 PM     

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