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Local 475 mourns the death of BRIAN WALLING
Tue, Sep 17, 2019

Local 475 is saddened to report the death of their brother Brian Walling.  Brian passed away on September 14, 2019.  Visitation will be held from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at John F. Pfleger Funeral Home 115 Tindall Road Middletown, New Jersey.  In lieu of flowers the family asks that donation s be made to the Salvation Army @ salvationarmyusa.org .

 


Local 475 mourns the death of RAYMOND SNYDER
Fri, Sep 13, 2019

The family of Raymond Snyder (1941-2019) invites Union 475 friends to join in celebrating his life on October 12. Those who worked with Ray are encouraged to come, share stories and catch up with his cousins Ken and Gary Petersen. There will be a cocktail hour followed by dinner at Bistro 46 in Netcong. Please email Ray's daughter, Melissa Castellani at Melissa.Castellani@Gmail.com for additional details. 


BLOOD DRIVE
Thu, Sep 12, 2019

****************BLOOD DRIVE******************

A Blood Drive is being held in memory of Mr. Siecinski on September 26, 2019 from 3:30 to 8:00 pm. Anyone who is able to help out please follow this link for more information scan0020.pdf


~~~SAVE THE DATE~~~
Wed, Aug 28, 2019

 SAVE THE DATE THE NEXT UNION MEETING IS ON SEPTEMBER 24, 2019 

 At the KENILWORTH VETERAN'S CENTER located at 33 South 21st Street Kenilworth, New Jersey.  All meetings will start at 5:00pm


Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Service Division NOTICE TO PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS
Thu, Aug 1, 2019

UA-NJ EDUCATION FUND ANNOUNCEMENT OF REFRIGERATION & AIR CONDITIONING SERVICE DIVISION APPRENTICESHIPS - SEPTEMBER 9, 2019 TO SEPTEMBER 20, 2019.  CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE INFORMATION: HVAC 2020 RECRUITMENT.pdf


DINNER DANCE
Wed, Jul 31, 2019

*****************MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS***************

We are pleased to announce the 115th Anniversary Dinner Dance on Friday, October 11, 2019, 7 pm to 12 am at the Palace in Somerset, New Jersey.  Seating is limited & is issued on a first come first serve basis, reservations must be made no later than August 30, 2019.  Watch your mail for reservation form & details.  We hope to see you there!!!!!!!!!!!!   CLICK HERE FOR FORM 2019 DINNER DANCE RESERVATION.pdf


BUSINESS AGENT TERRITORIES AS OF 7/1/2018
Fri, Jun 29, 2018

Tim McConway                Union County

Edward Fraass                 Essex County

Michael Holsworth            Western Counties

John McQuilken Jr             Service Division


OUR BUSINESS MANAGER & BUSINESS AGENTS CELL PHONE NUMBERS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
Fri, Jun 29, 2018

BUSINESS MANAGER

SHAUN SULLIVAN       908-625-3631

AGENTS

ED FRAASS                      908-239-4091
MIKE HOLSWORTH           732-690-3888

TIM MCCONWAY               908-578-1415

JOHN MCQUILKEN JR        732-684-0831 (SERVICE DIVISION)


SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
Wed, Nov 22, 2017

To remain compliant with Federal & State Law regarding Affirmative Action, Local Union #475 Attorney Ray Heinman will provide training to the membership about Non-Discrimination & Harassment policy in the workplace.  This will be held at the regularly scheduled meeting on TUESDAY NOVEMBER 28, 2017 @ 7:00 P.M.


NEW U.A. MONTHLY DUES FEES
Mon, Oct 23, 2017

BEGINNING JANUARY 2018 THE U.A. MONTHLY DUES WILL BE INCREASING TO $33.00 PER MONTH OR $396.00 PER YEAR.


Welcome to the Website for Steamfitters Local 475


Steamfitters Local 475 recently celebrated its 100th year of existence. Chartered in Newark, the Local covers Essex and Union counties and parts of Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Somerset and Warren counties.
As with all United Association Locals, training is a top priority. The Local 475 training facility is in constant use with apprentice training during the day and open classes for journeymen in the evening.

The Local does a variey of work, the Bayway Refinery in Linden being just a small sample of the type of work done by the skilled members of Local 475. The refinery has the Local take care of all of its piping maintenance. Budweiser's Newark Brewery is another plant built and maintained by Local 475.

The Pharmaceutical Industry also relies heavily on the skilled craftsmen produced in our training center. Among these companies are Merck, Schering-Plough, Hoffman-LaRoche, Aventis, and Ortho. In these facilities, all of the process piping is installed and maintained by Local 475 members. This, along with all the comfort heating and cooling in all facilities, such as Newark International Airport, demonstrates the versatility of Local 475.

The Local also operates a complete health and retirement program for all of is members.

As we go into the 21st Century, Local 475 will continue to bring in projects "on time and under budget".