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11/15/2018 - Southeastern Carpenters Adds to Its Roster of Jobsite Leaders

11/13/2018 - Flooring Carpenters Go the Extra Mile to Sharpen Skills for Jobsite Productivity

11/3/2018 - Taking our message to tomorrow’s workforce….

10/31/2018 - Savannah Training Center Open House Attracts a Diverse Stream of Event Attendees

10/30/2018 - Jacksonville carpenter steps-up to help a war veteran regain his independence

10/26/2018 - Recommended Candidates for the Nov. 6 Mid-Terms

10/23/2018 - Austin Youth Experience the Carpentry Profession Up-Close

10/19/2018 - Texas Governor Abbott Visits Houston Training Center

10/18/2018 - Carpenters Support & Endorse Sabin for Little Rock Mayor

10/16/2018 - Skills on Display this Friday in Savannah! Join Us!

10/15/2018 - Florida Produces Newest Batch of Job Site Leaders

10/3/2018 - Tennessee U.S. Senate Candidate Gets SECRC Support

10/2/2018 - Texas Gets Two New Council Representatives

9/6/2018 - Nuclear Scaffolders Needed in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida & Tennessee

8/31/2018 - Remembering Our Roots This Labor Day

8/15/2018 - UBC Leadership Program Trains Members to Go That Extra Degree

8/1/2018 - Construction Industry Magazine Highlights Union Training

7/17/2018 - Austin & San Antonio Get New Training Coordinator

7/17/2018 - Carpenters Host Gulf Coast Labor Leader Workshop with Local Judicial Candidate

7/16/2018 - Austin Training Program Works Closely with Gary Job Corps

7/13/2018 - Atlanta Carpenters' Partnership with YouthBuild Matches Potential with a Path to Success

7/12/2018 - Int'l Flooring Competition Champ Comes from Florida

7/7/2018 - Take a look at our Texas Training photo gallery

6/28/2018 - Be Aware of Vector-Borne Disease Threats This Summer

6/27/2018 - TVA Kingston: Successful Outage Thanks to Union Carpenters

6/26/2018 - Outstanding Work at TVA Allen Project

6/25/2018 - Central South Carpenters' June Newsletter Publishes

6/22/2018 - Tennessee Carpenters Step-Up to Help a Family in Need

6/21/2018 - Southeastern Carpenters Need Drywall Finishers & Metal Stud Framers ASAP

6/19/2018 - Tennessee's Kameron Butler is Ready to Represent the Southern District at the UBC Drywall Olympics!

6/18/2018 - Texas Carpenters are Staying On Top of Technology

6/11/2018 - Tennessee Carpenters Help UPF Oakridge Achieve Important Construction Milestone

6/6/2018 - Austin Training Center Recruits at the Source

6/6/2018 - Florida Council Hosts DNC Roundtable

5/25/2018 - A Memorial Day Message from DVP Donahou

5/11/2018 - Southeastern Carpenters Scholarship Season is Here

4/24/2018 - Knoxville Tennessee Carpenter Wins UBC Southern District Drywall Olympics

4/23/2018 - Union Scaffolding Abilities Showcased in Southwest Construction Magazine

4/16/2018 - Southeastern Carpenter and Southern Millwright Skills on Display in New Capabilities Video

4/9/2018 - Houston Training Center Gets Some Serious Air Time

4/6/2018 - Four events in 24 hours yields countless opportunities for the Gulf Coast construction community

3/26/2018 - Georgia Carpenters Call-to-Action Alert!

2/21/2018 - NASA Benefits from a Fast Hurricane Harvey Recovery via Houston Union Carpenters

2/19/2018 - New Orleans Carpenters Honor a Retiring Model Member

2/15/2018 - Decades of Service Recognized for These Austin Carpenters

2/8/2018 - $1.8 million Workers’ Comp Scam Leads to the Arrest of Jacksonville Company Owner

2/7/2018 - Atlanta carpenters honor two 50-year members!

2/7/2018 - Georgia Congressman Sees Value of Union Carpenter Training Firsthand

2/5/2018 - Carpenters to the Rescue in Oakridge, Tennessee

1/29/2018 - Louisiana Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Payroll Fraud

1/27/2018 - Maximum Workplace Safety Fines Increased

1/25/2018 - Mid-South Carpenters INSTALL Great Flooring Work

1/18/2018 - New Texas Training Center is Open for Business

1/5/2018 - Georgia Contractors Sentenced for Defrauding the CDC

1/2/2018 - A Legend Retires: Saying Goodbye to Franklin Gray

12/18/2017 - A Holiday Message from DVP Donahou

12/16/2017 - District Welcomes Its Newest Group of Jobsite Leaders

12/13/2017 - Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts Gain Industry Recognition

12/12/2017 - Tennessee Carpenters Honored for Excellence in Action

12/1/2017 - Southeastern's EST Larry Phillips Retires

11/30/2017 - Local 74 Welcomes Four New Journeymen

11/22/2017 - First Southern District Labor-Management Conference Creates Many Reasons to be Thankful

11/20/2017 - Representing at the Houston Labor Breakfast

11/13/2017 - Training Kicks Off at New Texas Training Center

11/8/2017 - Put Your Gratitude into Action this Veterans Day

11/3/2017 - Avoid College Debt: Take the Road Less Traveled

10/31/2017 - Outstanding Response to Call for Relief Enables Hurricane Harvey Victims to Get Extra Help

10/30/2017 - INSTALL Continues Successful Expansion in Southern District Marketshare

10/27/2017 - 50-Year Member Can See His Work Across the Atlanta Skyline

10/27/2017 - Atlanta Carpenters Add Dozens to Its Membership

10/26/2017 - It's GAME ON to Stop Payroll Fraud in Louisiana

10/23/2017 - Texas Congressman Talks Shop with Houston Carpenters

10/20/2017 - Wenger Corp. & Georgia Carpenters Give This Savannah School a Sweeter Melody

10/19/2017 - UBC General President McCarron Named to Federal Apprenticeship Expansion Task Force

10/18/2017 - Georgia Carpenters Go Above & Beyond for a Community in Need

10/17/2017 - October Payroll Fraud Program Update is Now Available

10/9/2017 - Sharpening Steward Skills Starts with Leadership Training

10/5/2017 - Central South Hosts Texas Jobsite Foremen to Discuss Managerial Concerns

9/30/2017 - OSHA Begins Enforcement of the New Respirable Crystalline Silica Standard

9/25/2017 - Florida Members Pave the Way for Their Leadership Team to Continue Council Growth & Success

9/16/2017 - Labor Rights Week Event a Success in Austin

9/15/2017 - New Orleans Airport Gets Top Flight Work from Carpenters

9/6/2017 - Carpenters Wanted for Post-Hurricane Irma Repairs

9/1/2017 - Southern Construction Study Shows Deficiency in Labor Conditions

8/31/2017 - Mid-South Carpenters Elect Slate of Officers

8/28/2017 - CSCRC Disaster Relief Fund Activated

8/23/2017 - Florida Council Poised for Four More Years of Success

8/22/2017 - Mid-South Council Leverages Booming Construction Market to Benefit Its Members

8/16/2017 - New Orleans City Council Candidate Meets with Central South Carpenters Leadership

8/15/2017 - Arkansas/Oklahoma Training Program Strengthens Community Ties

8/14/2017 - Florida Council Emerges as a Beacon of Success

8/9/2017 - Union Contractors & Texas Carpenter Reps Team to Highlight the Importance of Soft Skills

8/8/2017 - NC Lawmakers Take a Stand Against Payroll Fraud

8/8/2017 - Teaching them SOONER than later

8/6/2017 - Southeastern Carpenters are Forming a Council SIB Committee

7/31/2017 - Local 256 Welcomes 9 New Members

7/31/2017 - Texas Carpenters Help Neighbors Beat the Heat

7/24/2017 - SIB Committee Forms in Louisiana

7/20/2017 - Interior Systems Specialist Needed to Join Florida Training Team

7/19/2017 - Southern Company Officials See Union Training Benefits First-Hand

7/14/2017 - Contractor at University of Tennessee Project to Pay Over $300K for Hiding Payroll

7/13/2017 - Bellows Earns Top Safety Status, Sponsors Safety Stand-Down at Carpenters Training Center Site

7/13/2017 - Ever Consider Running for an Elected Position?

7/12/2017 - Louisiana's Gary Warren Helps Expose Rampant Payroll Fraud

7/10/2017 - Two Southern District Members are the Latest Graduates of the UBC's Renowned Superintendent Career Training Program

7/6/2017 - Texas Carpenters & NFL Star Team to Build Home for Wounded Vet

7/2/2017 - Have a Happy 4th and a Healthier Summer!

6/28/2017 - Florida Solar Workers Treated to Lunch & an Outstanding Work Outlook by EST Banks and DVP Donahou

6/20/2017 - Fast manpower response propels successful Gulfport Energy project

6/19/2017 - Council Leaders Represent Well at Louisiana Labor Breakfast

6/19/2017 - Florida Carpenters Local 1905 Present Great Family Picnic

6/16/2017 - Born Union Carpenter Retires

6/10/2017 - A shining star from Local 1846 retires

6/10/2017 - New Texas Training Center Coming Along Great!

6/4/2017 - Form & Scaffold Carpenters Needed at Plant Vogtle

5/25/2017 - Southeastern Carpenters Deliver Safe, Skillful Scaffolding

5/22/2017 - 70-Year Members Highlight 100+ Local 283 Service Pin Recipients

5/11/2017 - Hundreds of Carpenters Shine Bright in Florida Solar Farm Work

5/10/2017 - How's Prevailing Wage Repeal Working Out?

5/5/2017 - Safety: The overriding principle for accomplishing our work

5/1/2017 - It's National Safety Week - and it's in our hands

4/20/2017 - Spreading the Message of Union Membership the unCommon Way

4/17/2017 - Mid-South Carpenters Step-Up to Help TVA Enhance its Waterworks Exhibit at the Oakridge Children's Museum

4/14/2017 - New Website for Arkansas/Oklahoma Training Program

4/10/2017 - Local 283 Member Leaders Reach Out to Civic Leaders for Growth Opportunity

4/3/2017 - Spring Outage Season Benefits from Southern Millwright Skills and a New Nuclear Industry Office

3/30/2017 - Texas Training Fund Looks to Partner with the State for Construction Training in Prisons

3/29/2017 - Local 283 Members Earn Milestone Service Pins

3/20/2017 - Georgia Carpenters Take Skills to a Higher Level for Cork-Howard

3/16/2017 - Operating Engineers Training Center Built from Carpenter Expertise

3/14/2017 - Carpenters Needed for Florida Solar Farm Jobsites

3/13/2017 - Southern Millwrights Bring Prevailing Wage Support to Arkansas Capital

3/9/2017 - Texas Training Program Gets New Website

3/5/2017 - Extra Training Set in Florida to Meet Customer Demands

3/5/2017 - TVA Gets Excellent Work from Southern States Millwrights

3/5/2017 - UBC Flooring Program Earns Industry Praise & Support

2/28/2017 - Which Central South Local Will Win?

2/27/2017 - Natural Born Millwright Turns Passion into a Thriving Business

2/27/2017 - Texas Carpenter Maria Robles Takes Recruiting to the Source

2/21/2017 - Atlanta Carpenters put Training Theory into Action

2/20/2017 - UBC Supports New DOL Secretary Nominee

2/16/2017 - Brunswick Jetport Gets Quality Work from Southeastern Carpenters

2/15/2017 - Mid-South Carpenters: 7 Years & 5 Million Hours of Safe Work at TVA Bellefonte

2/15/2017 - Online Community Created for District's 300-Hitters

2/14/2017 - Baton Rouge Business Report Takes on Payroll Fraud

2/9/2017 - Big River Steel Keeps Productivity in Place with Southern States Millwrights

2/7/2017 - Central South Carpenters Regional Council Announces Several Staff Changes

2/7/2017 - TVA Clears Next Hurdle for New Projects

2/2/2017 - Southern Millwrights Represent Well at the International Level

2/1/2017 - Fighting Payroll Fraud at the University of Tennessee

1/25/2017 - Carpenter Skills Soar at Bank of Oklahoma Project

1/25/2017 - Latest issue of The Millwright is now online

1/24/2017 - UBC General President McCarron Meets with President Trump

1/23/2017 - DVP Donahou Earns 40-Year Membership Pin

1/22/2017 - Drywall & Flooring Installers Needed in Tennessee & Alabama

1/20/2017 - Skills on Display

1/16/2017 - Flooring Leader Taps INSTALL as "Quality-Conscious Labor Force"

12/27/2016 - Kennedy Space Center project gets national attention

12/20/2016 - Pile Drivers Needed in Florida

12/19/2016 - 24 Months of Safe Work Recognized at Plant Vogtle

11/23/2016 - A Special THANKSgiving Message to UBC Nation

11/17/2016 - Form Carpenters Needed at Plant Vogtle

11/15/2016 - It's National Apprenticeship Week - Join Us!

11/14/2016 - Central South Carpenter Leadership Meets with Louisiana Governor

11/14/2016 - Millwright Earns Safety Award

11/10/2016 - Southern Millwrights Answers the Call to Serve

11/10/2016 - Thank You Veterans

11/1/2016 - Council Leaders Represent Well at JJ Dinner

10/30/2016 - UBC Southern District Lays Solid Foundation with INSTALL

9/27/2016 - Members Helping Members Recover from Flooding

9/16/2016 - Alabama Carpenters Answer the Call to Help with Healing Place Fundraiser

9/14/2016 - Mid-South Launches New Training Web Site

9/13/2016 - Southeastern Carpenters Fighting SR 287

9/10/2016 - Nashville Investigative Reporters Find Payroll Fraud in Nashville

9/10/2016 - Texas Council Reps/Contractors Host BBQ For Jobsite Crews

9/6/2016 - Georgia Carpenters Help Pilot Jobs Program

9/4/2016 - Florida Job Call

9/2/2016 - Industry Pub Spotlights Millwright Compressor Training

9/1/2016 - This Labor Day - Make a Commitment to Protect Our Future

8/31/2016 - Nuclear Certified Scaffolders Needed in Arkansas ASAP

8/28/2016 - Disaster Relief Fund Now Able to Offer Flood Volunteers a Per Diem & Related Expenses

8/18/2016 - Flood Relief Fund Set Up: Donate to Help Today

8/8/2016 - Naples Business Owner Arrested for $700,000 Workers’ Compensation Fraud Scheme

8/1/2016 - Long-Term Work is Waiting at Plant Vogtle

7/26/2016 - Protect Yourself from the Zika Virus

7/25/2016 - Southern Millwrights Expand Staff of Business Reps

6/30/2016 - Happy 4th!

5/26/2016 - Happy Memorial Day!

5/24/2016 - Help Us Fight Payroll Fraud

5/18/2016 - Congressman Murphy Meets with Florida Carpenters, Picks Up Endorsement and Campaign Support

5/16/2016 - Tennessee Valley Authority Gets Safe, Precise, Productive Work from SSMRC Crews

5/1/2016 - Productive, Safe Scaffolding Work Provided for STP Nuclear Plant

4/30/2016 - Cracking Down on Payroll Fraud

4/20/2016 - Southeastern Carpenters Building America's First 21st Century Nuclear Units

4/10/2016 - SSMRC Helps Airbus build first USA facility

4/1/2016 - US DOL Wage & Hour Division Clarifies Joint Employer Status Information

3/18/2016 - Tulsa’s Wiljo Interiors Pays More than $200K in Unpaid Wages to Almost 200 Misclassified Workers

3/10/2016 - UBC Staffer Named to National Aviation Security Advisory Comittee

2/16/2016 - Carpenters Anchor Fluor Maintenance for Big Cajun II Outage

2/16/2016 - Southeast Carpenters Help Parsons Achieve DOE Voluntary Protection Program Star Status

2/8/2016 - NC Governor Signs Executive Order to Crack Down on Payroll Fraud

1/16/2016 - AOKCAT Creates Elite Millwrights for Local Construction Industry