UA Local 440 History

July 6, 1903: Steamfitters Local 440 was chartered into the United Association

January 1, 1974: Steamfitters Local 440, Plumbers Local 73, and Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 330 (Kokomo) were merged to form Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 440

April 1, 1985: Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 632 (Columbus) merged with Local 440

July 1, 2013: Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 661 (Muncie) was consolidated into Local 440
 

What We Do

Provide highly skilled tradesmen who fabricate, install and service piping systems
Work includes heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems 

What We Provide

Contractors and owners:  seek work, good labor relations, highly skilled workforce
Members:  representation to negotiate competitive wages/benefits, training, job referral, mediation, and political action 

Our Goal

Provide industry and its contractors with the most highly skilled and efficient mechanics available 

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UNION NEWS
  • New Contractor Seminar May 12, 2021
  • Retirees Cookout - CANCELLED May 12, 2021
  • Union Meeting May 24, 2021
  • Holiday per Contract: Offices Closed - Memorial Day May 31, 2021
  • UA Softball Tournament - CANCELLED Jun 25, 2021
  • Window Open to Pay Dues Jun 28, 2021
  • Union Meeting Jun 28, 2021
  • Holiday per Contract: Offices Closed - Independence Day Observed Jul 5, 2021
  • Officers, Elected Committees, and Stewards Meeting Jul 26, 2021
  • Union Meeting Jul 26, 2021
  • UA Local 440 Golf Outing Aug 14, 2021
  • Union Meeting Aug 16, 2021
  • UA 40th General Convention Aug 23, 2021
  • Indy Labor Fest Sep 4, 2021
  • Holiday per Contract: Offices Closed - Labor Day Sep 6, 2021
  • UA Local 440 Picnic Sep 18, 2021
  • Retirement Seminar Sep 25, 2021
  • Window Open to Pay Dues Sep 27, 2021
  • Union Meeting Sep 27, 2021
  • Retirees Cookout Oct 6, 2021
  • Officers, Elected Committees, and Stewards Meeting Oct 25, 2021
  • Union Meeting Oct 25, 2021
  • Retirees Luncheon Feb 5, 2022
  • Retirees Luncheon Mar 5, 2022
  • Retirees Luncheon Apr 5, 2022
  • Retirees Luncheon May 5, 2022