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A $50 Million commitment was announced by Atlantic Power Transmission (APT) for workforce development in New Jersey as part of their union supported proposal for transmission development connected to the new offshore wind industry. The New Jersey Offshore Wind Strategic Plan outlined an essential need for a strong workforce and that’s exactly what the Eastern…Read More

The Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters is hosting an Open House for their expanded Heavy Construction, Pile Driving & Offshore Wind Training Facility in Hammonton, NJ and for their new EAS Carpenters Dive School in Sicklerville, NJ on Wednesday, May 11th. These state-of-the-art training facilities are a major leap forward in the workforce…Read More

The Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters joined a national effort this week along with the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America to highlight the issues of wage theft, worker misclassification, and construction industry tax fraud. This annual event, Tax Fraud Days of Action, takes place during the same time of year…Read More

New Jersey Carpenters! For the National Tax Fraud Days of Action hosted by the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, NJ Carpenters are standing up against unscrupulous contractors in Jersey City. Please join us tomorrow between 9:00 AM and 12:30 PM at one of these three locations.   The 88 Regent Project 88…Read More

Orlando Sciarretti of Local 432 has been announced as the Union Carpenters Action Network grand prize winner of a new Ford F-150 Truck.   Congratulations to Orlando!   Your consistent dedication and pride for your union were recognized and your union thanks you for all your hard work. Thank you for setting a great example…Read More

On a recent episode of The Labor & Energy Show hosted by Joe Dougherty and Joe Krause, Executive Secretary-Treasurer for the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters, William C. Sproule was a featured guest providing a view from the side of the hard-working men and women of the ever-growing wind energy industry.   Tune…Read More

On Thursday, April 14th, the Carpenter Contractor Trust is hosting the 2022 AG Roundtable Webinar as part of the national “Tax Fraud Days of Action”. This initiative allows us to direct our full attention on spreading the word on all of the issues the construction industry and workers around the country face every day.  …Read More

EAS Carpenters!   Through the Union Carpenters Action Network (UCAN) incentive program, 2,000 members have earned the chance to win a brand new Ford F-150.     We will be holding an official drawing on Saturday, April 9th, and making the announcement immediately after. Please follow @EASCarpenters on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram to find out…Read More

Carpenters Local Union 255 in South Jersey is hosting its 11th Annual “Hammer It Home Classic” Golf Tournament directly benefiting the Special Olympics of New Jersey on Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 9AM.   Address: Mays Landing Country Club 1855 Cates Road Mays Landing, NJ 08330   We hope EAS Carpenters register below or donate…Read More

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Get the advanced skills and training needed to successfully manage a construction project.   4 Courses Lasting 8 Weeks Each Supervision Fundamentals Blueprints, Methods, and Materials Documents and Inspections Planning, Scheduling, and Management   Ideal Candidates Must Have: OSHA 30 5+ Years Field Experience Good Work History Blueprint Knowledge Commitment to Course Completion Dedication to…Read More

Maryland Members!   We want to make sure you are up-to-date with the vote-by-mail process!    In February, registered voters should have received a mail-in ballot application. All you need to do is follow the instructions on the application and return your completed application in the provided pre-paid envelope.   NOTE: Union Suggested Candidates Will…Read More