Press Releases

NABTU STATEMENT ON IDENTIFICATION AND TERMINATION OF WORKER FOR NOOSE INCIDENT AT Y-12 JOB SITE

Washington, D.C. – July 15, 2022 – “NABTU unequivocally and strongly stands against such hateful and racist acts, and our organization offered a substantial reward for the proper identification of the individual or individuals involved with the incident. Based on tips provided to the NABTU reward line, the individual has been identified, and his employment has been terminated.”

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NABTU APPLAUDS BIDEN ADMINISTRATION’S PENSION RELIEF EFFORTS

Washington, D.C. – July 6, 2022 – “This pivotal piece of the American Rescue Plan will directly aid millions of American workers, retirees, and families who faced significant pension benefit cuts, as they will now receive the full benefits they worked years to accumulate.”

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NABTU Statement on the Federal-State Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership

Washington, D.C. – June 23, 2022 – “The Federal-State Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership will aid in our ability to achieve these goals while expanding opportunities for our more than three million members.”

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NABTU Announces New Special Assistant to the President

Washington, D.C. – June 21, 2022 – In her role, Wells will work closely with international affiliates, state and local councils, as well as industry partners, with a particular focus on all matters related to workforce development and career pathway programs.

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NABTU STATEMENT IN RECOGNITION OF JUNETEENTH 2022

Washington, D.C. – June 19, 2022 – “This day reminds us all that we must never stop fighting to break down barriers to justice and equity for black Americans and all historically marginalized communities in America.”

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NABTU STATEMENT ON Y-12 JOB SITE INCIDENT

Washington, D.C. – June 17, 2022 – “In response to a report of a hateful act of intimidation on the Y-12 Uranium Processing Facility near Oakridge Tennessee, NABTU has authorized a $200,000 reward for the proper identification of the individual or individuals involved with the incident.”

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NABTU APPLAUDS WHITE HOUSE TALENT PIPELINE CHALLENGE

Washington, D.C. – June 17, 2022 – “It is an honor to be included in this proactive initiative, and we plan to seize this opportunity to advance apprenticeship readiness programs in the name of offering middle-class career opportunities in construction for all.”

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NABTU CONGRATULATES LIZ SHULER AND FRED REDMOND FOR AFL-CIO ELECTION VICTORIES

Washington, D.C. – June 13, 2022 – “These distinguished labor leaders know what it takes to uplift, motivate, and bring together workers of all backgrounds in an effort to reach common goals.”

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H2H DIRECTOR MARTIN HELMS EARNS ARMY CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER 3 PROMOTION

Washington, D.C. – June 3, 2022 – “Martin’s commitment to public service and devotion to veterans and NABTU’s core values enable him to proudly lead Helmets to Hardhats while continuing to serve his country.”

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NABTU STATEMENT IN RECOGNITION OF MEMORIAL DAY 2022

Washington, D.C. – May 30, 2022 – “This Memorial Day, NABTU joins all of America in remembering those who lost their life nobly serving in the armed forces.”

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North America’s Building Trades Unions and Ørsted Agree to Build an American Offshore Wind Energy Industry with American Labor

Washington, D.C. – May 5, 2022 – Today, North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) and Ørsted, the U.S. leader in offshore wind energy, announced a Project Labor Agreement (PLA) to construct the company’s U.S. offshore wind farms with an American union workforce.

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NABTU HONORS INTERNATIONAL WORKERS’ MEMORIAL DAY

Washington, D.C. – April 28, 2022 – “Today, NABTU joins the entire working world in mourning those who lost their lives on the job, as well as the millions that passed due to COVID-19.”

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