• March 2015

    IMPACT’s Safety Trained Supervisor Construction® (STSC) Certification Program

    The STSC® certification is a professional credential for ironworker members, including journeymen, foremen, superintendents and signatory contractor management personnel, who have responsibilities for maintaining safe conditions and practices on construction jobsites.
  • March 2015

    Hats off for Decades of Loyal Service for All Who Labor

    It’s too often forgotten that the DOL’s mission statement remains: “To foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights.”
  • March 2015

    It’s a Dog’s Weld

    Structural Steel Welding Code when a shocking press release revealed a dog “Henry Wolfe” got certified by a non-accredited weld testing facility in Michigan.
  • March 2015

    Canadian Safety Initiatives Kick-Off Meetings in Alberta

    November 3-4, 2014 marked the first “Canadian Ironworkers Safety and Health Roundtable Meetings” that were held in Calgary, Alberta and Edmonton, Alberta.
  • March 2015

    E-Learning and Training Upgrades

    Technology is changing everything we have ever known about the training process.
  • March 2015

    Thoughts from a Member – The Meaning of Brotherhood

    Brother Jack Deakins describes what it means to him to be a union ironworker.
  • March 2015

    Ironworker Women: Helping Build Something Amazing

    For more information on the event or the Ironworker’s IMPACT WBN conference scholarships, visit the Women Ironworkers section on the Iron Workers’ website.
  • March 2015

    New Officer Seminar

    Thirty-six newly elected and appointed business managers, business agents, presidents, financial secretary-treasurers and organizers recently attended the Annual New Officer Seminar.
  • March 2015

    Local 14 Constructs Highest Construction Crane in the World

    Lampson International and Local 14 (Spokane, Wash.) in the Tri-Cities of Washington state have now taken the “Big Stuff” category to a whole new height.
  • March 2015

    Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

    Occupying the last available space on the National Mall, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture will be situated prominently between the National Museum of American History and 15th Street, N.W., next to the Washington Monument.
  • March 2015

    The Meaning of Brotherhood

    General President Wise says: We must make sure that we impart to [contractors] not only the skills, but the heritage and pride of our core values. And we do it through leading by example; today and every day.