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We’re Looking For Experienced Pros

By Mike Bender | May 24, 2022

If you’re an experienced non-union plumber, steamfitter, welder, sprinkler fitter or HVAC service pro, you can do better by joining one of the Wisconsin Pipe Trades affiliated unions. Earn and keep a fair wage, avoid career surprises, enjoy a great work/life balance and stay on top of the latest techniques and technology. Click here for more info and to get in …

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UA 400 Welding Merit Badge Clinic

By Mike Bender | May 17, 2022

It’s never too early to identify an aptitude or interest in the Pipe Trades. This video features a Plumbers & Steamfitters UA 400 Welding Merit Badge Clinic. 192 Boy Scouts from the Bay-Lakes Council participated at Camp Rokilio in Kiel WI. UA 400 members provided the scouts with hands-on experience in welding fundamentals and practical welding skills. …

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Welding And Pipe Fabrication With UA 400

By Mike Bender | May 10, 2022

This video features Welding and Pipe Fabrication Training with Plumbers and Steamfitters UA Local 400. We start at the UA 400 Training Center where Business Mgr. Trevor Martin talks about available apprenticeship programs. Then we’ll check out on-the-job training at Bassett Mechanical with company President Kim Bassett and Fabrication Foreman Cody Blauert. Finally, apprentice Maddy DeJardin talks about working for Bassett as a steamfitter while training …

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