A new Millennium: In 2019 the UA will celebrate 130 years.
With another turn of the century, comes another generation of problems to solve. Today’s modern UA members are the undisputed skilled tradespeople of their profession, working on everything from homes, office buildings, apartments, power plants, factories, and refineries. There is hardly a construction project that does not call for their skill, expertise and dedication to the job. To prepare for the future generations of workers the UA is investing heavily in training, and recruitment to make sure that the union is ready to face the challenges of rapid technological advances through one of the most sophisticated systems of training in the world.