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News & Events

NEWS:

August 14-15, 2012

PFI was invited to judge the pipe fitting portion of the international apprentice contest of the United Association of Plumber and Pipefitters. The contest was held at Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor Michigan. George Stuller, PFI Labor Committee Chairman, was a judge representing the PFI and Mike Cables, PFI Vice-Chairman, was a judge representing the MCAA. The contest is held in conjunction with the UA instructor training program. The contest was a great success.

FUTURE MEETING DATES:

2014 PFI An­nual Meet­ing & PFI/UA La­bor Meet­ing

PFI An­nual Meet­ing & PFI/UA La­bor Meet­ing – March 27 – April 1st, 2014 at The Biltmore Estate, in Asheville, NC

PFI/UA Fall Labor Meeting – September 5 – 9, 2014 at the JW Marriott, in Houston, TX

APPOINTED OFFICERS for 2013/2014:

  • Chairman: Michael R. Cables (Kinetic Systems, Fremont, CA)
  • Vice-Chairman and Program & Meeting: Jeff Huggard (Pipe Fabricating & Supply, Woods Cross, UT)
  • Treasurer and Budget Committee Chairman: Tim Monday (Team Industries, Kaukauna, WI)
  • Membership Committee Chairman: Greg Howell (Dixie Mechanical, Inc., Tuscaloosa, AL)
  • Labor Relations Committee Chairman: George Stuller (P1 Group, Inc., Lawrence, KS)
  • Editorial Committee Chairman: Robert Nardei (Nardei Fabricators, Calgary, AB, Canada)
  • Nominating Committee Chairman: Gary Nichols (McAbee Construction, Tuscaloosa, AL)
  • By-Laws Committee Chairman: John Panetti (Team Industries, Kaukauna, WI)
  • Engineering Committee Chairman: Ned Hawkins (W. Soule & Co., Kalamazoo, MI)
  • Industrial Health & Safety Committee Chairman: TBA

APPOINTED UA REPRESENTATIVES for 2013/2014:

  • Steve Kelly, Assistant General President and Chairman of the United Association Labor Relations Committee
  • Mark J. Buss, International Representative, Appleton, WI
  • Randall Carroll, Gulf Coast Multi-State Pipe Trades Council
  • Roger D. Morgan - Local 630 - West Palm beach, FL
  • Jeffrey P. Knaus – Local 400 – Kaukauna, WI
  • Larry Matychuk – Local 488 – Edmonton, AB, Canada
  • Pete Nicacio – Local 598 – Pasco, WA