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Workers Needed | Downriver

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Business Agent Bob Sabaitis needs Iron Workers at AK Steel for a shut down on the 24th and 25th of April.

Days and nights, 12 hours.

Also an outage at USS Steel - same days and hours.

Call 248-508-5193 for Bob.

Introducing the Iron Workers Local 25 Mobile App

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Introducing the Iron Workers Local 25 Mobile App

Introducing the Iron Workers Local 25 Mobile App for Members! Our mobile app will allow members to stay up-to-date on Local union events, training, legislative information and more.  Members are also able to pay dues through the app. 

The app is available to download on both iPhone and Android devices.  You will need your book number to sign in. 

For full instructions on how to download and login to the app, please click here.

Correction: Saginaw Hall Bylaw Vote

Friday, March 23, 2018

In the Building Trades newspaper, it was stated that the Saginaw Hall would be open Monday, March 26th for the bylaw vote. This is not the case. The Saginaw hall is closed and voting will only be at Flint, Lansing and Novi.  If you have any questions please contact your Business Agent. 

Picket Line UPDATE - Monday October 23, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

*****UPDATE: a meeting has been scheduled and the picket line has been called off. IW 25 will provide updates after the meeting.

Ford Addendum Vote 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Mid-September, the IW International sent out a Ford Addendum for Locals and Trades to vote on and Adopt. After reading and reviewing, Local 25 sent in a DENIED vote. Recently, we were notified that the addendum was PASSED and will go into efffect.

Please know that Local 25 did vote to deny the addendum. The letter that was sent into the IW International and the new Ford Addendum can be viewed on the website. If you have any other questions, please contact one of the business agents.

Click here to view the Iron Workers response.*

*Members, click here to login & view the full document. 

Picket Line Alert

Wednesday, October 04, 2017


Picket line against FED located at 7750 Metro Parkway, Sterling Heights MI happening October 4th, 5th and 6th at 7:30am.

All jobs will be dispatched from the line.

The out of work list will be generated there also. Contact Jimmy Horvath at 248-755-2398 with questions.


Picket Line Alert

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Tomorrow, until further notice starting at 7 AM we will be participating in a picket line. 

Our dispatch office will be closed. All jobs will be dispatched from the line.
We are picketing against Jett. The picket is at Suburban Showplace collection. We are parking at 46401 Grand River in Novi, Michigan.  Please contact Jimmy Horvath at 248-755-2398 if you have further questions.

Scam Alert: FL Research Company

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

If you are contacted by FL research company out of Fargo, North Dakota, they are not sanctioned through your local.

They are calling asking you questions about your union and saying that they are representing and sanctioned by local 25. They are not sanctioned by this local. And you do not have to answer any of the questions that they ask.

This is a scam. If you are contacted please record the phone number and let the hall know.


2017 Michigan Construction Career Days - May 4 & 5

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Since 2008, MICCD is Michigan’s premier construction career exploration event.

Based on the National Career Day model, MICCD provides Michigan’s young people a chance to experience construction up-close, getting the chance to use real tools, materials and heavy equipment under the direct guidance of construction professionals from all sectors of the industry.

These young people will not only see what construction is, but learn of the training and education paths to secure the good paying jobs a career in construction provides.

This years event will take place May 4 - 5 at the Operating Engineers Training & Education Center in Howell, Michigan.

Learn more:

More Progress as Final Truss Placed Above Via Concourse at the Little Caesars Arena

Thursday, March 23, 2017

The final piece of structural steel was placed above the Via concourse and adjoining buildings outside Little Caesars Arena today.

Crews took a moment to celebrate the final truss going into place and much like the topping out ceremony of Little Caesars Arena, held in August, the final Via truss had an evergreen tree on it to mark yet another point of impressive progress.

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