Our members are trained professionals in the trade of mechanical insulation. Mechanical insulation is in nearly every type of commercial and industrial facility.
Hospitals, schools, restaurants, steel mills, oil refineries, power plants, military bases...
Operating as usual
Retired Local 78 Member Mr. Odis Everett passed away last night (3/16/22). Please keep him, his family and friends in your thoughts and prayers. We will post arrangements as soon as we know them.
The members and officers of the Heat & Frost Insulators Local 78 would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year!
From all of the officers of the Heat & Frost Insulators Local 78 and our members, we would like to wish all of you and your loved ones a Merry Christmas.
Retired Local 78 Member Leon Brewer passed away this morning. Please keep him and all of his loved ones in your thoughts and prayer. We will send out arrangements as soon as we know them.
The members of the Heat & Frost Insulators Local 78 would like to wish all of you and your loved ones a Happy Thanksgiving Holiday.
Some pictures of our new training center and some of our current apprentices.
In today's times, we must remember these great words by a great man.
The graveside service for Eugene "Bubba" Garner will be held at Tri Cities Memorial Gardens on Monday, January 18th at 2pm. The address is: 2601 Florence Blvd. Florence, AL 35630. If you are going to send flowers, please get your florist to contact Greenview Memorial Chapel for more information and details. You can contact Greenview Memorial at 256-764-2411.
Retired and life long Local 78 member Eugene "Bubba" Garner passed away last night. Please keep him and his loved ones in your thoughts and prayers.
We will post arrangements as soon as we know them.
The Heat & Frost Insulators Local 78 would like to wish all of you and your loved ones a Happy New Year. Bring on 2021!
Doing some last minute shopping? Make sure your Christmas gifts are union-made!
Happy Holidays & Merry Christmas to all of you and your loved ones.
Retired Local 78 member Tommy Reeves passed away early this morning. We will post funeral arrangements as soon as we know them. Please keep him and his family in your thoughts and prayers.
The members of The Heat & Frost Insulators Local 78 would like to wish a Happy Thanksgiving to all of you and your loved ones.
The Insulators Local 78 would like to thank all veterans for their service!
Happy Veterans Day 2020!
Don't forget to make your voice heard. Get out and vote on November 3rd!
Please help us welcome the new group of apprentices for the Heat & Frost Insulators Local 78.
From left to right: John Ivey, Nate Morgan, Holden Sykes, Jonathan Berry, Brian Inman, O'Brien Pickett, Micah Buchanan, and James Berry. Not pictured - Tre'veon Andrews
Arrangements for Stacey Knight:
Funeral and visitation will be Sunday October 4th at Parkway Funeral Home. Highway 24 Trinity, AL.
Visitation will be 12:30pm - 2pm
Funeral will be at 2pm.
Funeral arrangements for Jerry McCormack:
Visitation and funeral will be held at New Horizon Funeral Home in Dora, Al on Saturday, October 3rd.
Visitation will be 10 to 11 am. The funeral will follow at 11 am.
Brother Stacey Knight passed away last night. Please keep him and his family in your thoughts and prayers.
We will post arrangements as soon as we know them.
Local 78 Member Mr. Jerry McCormack passed away earlier today. Please keep him and his family in your thoughts and prayers.
We will post the arrangements as soon as thay are available.
September 11, 2001........
Local 78 will return to taking applications 8:30am to 2pm every Tuesday. Applications must be done in person at 2653 Ruffner Road Birmingham, AL 35210.
For questions please call 205-956-2866.
Labor Day. Brought to you by America's union men and women!
Happy Labor Day to all of you. Solidarity!
Local 78 upcoming training schedule:
Asbestos Supervisor Refresher 8/28/2020
Asbestos Worker Refresher 9/18/2020
Asbestos Worker Initial 9/21/2020-9/25/2020
Asbestos Supervisor Refresher 10/23/2020
Asbestos Worker Refresher 11/13/2020
Asbestos Supervisor Refresher 12/11/2020
Apprenticeship classes will resume in September
CDC Covid-19 guidlines will be followed for all classes.
For questions about any of the classes, please call 205-956-2866.
Life long Local 78 member Barry Smith passed away this morning. Please keep him, his family and his friends in your thoughts and prayers.
Arrangements will be posted as soon as we know them.
Arrangements for Ronnie Eason:
Graveside service will be at 2pm Sunday July 12th at Union Grove Baptist Church. Burial will be at Union Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be prior to the service 12 noon to 2pm. Union Grove Cemetery is located at 190 Leacil Dooley Road Bremen, AL 35033. Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangments.
Life long Local 78 member Ronnie Eason (yard Bird) passed away last night. Please him, his family and friends in your thoughts and prayers.
We will share arrangments as soon as we know them.
We would like everyone to help us congratulate Jermisha Smith on being the Insulators Local 78 apprentice of the year for 2020. Once it is scheduled, she will be competing in the SEC Master Apprentice Competion.
You derserve it Jermisha and good luck in the MAC!
We hope all of our brothers & sisters and their family and friends across the country have a Happy 4th of July Holiday.
Local 78 needs 2 insulator mechanics for the Mazda/Toyota Plant in Huntsville, AL starting 05/05/2020. It is a 40 hour a week job. If you are interested, call Allen Howell at 205-956-8101 ext 2.
Tuesday, April 28th is Workers memorial Day.
Local 78 has spots left for 30 mechanics and 6 apprentices for the Mazda/Toyota Plant in Huntsville, Al. The job will run on 6 to 7 tens for 4 to 6 weeks. Hire in dates are on 3 different days next week. 4/29/2020, 4/30/2020, and 5/1/2020. There is a drug screen prior to each days hire in date.
If any of you are interested or have questions, please call Allen Howell at 205-956-8101 extension 2.
Local 78 member Ricky White passed away last night. Please keep him and his family in your thoughts and prayers. We will post arrangements as soon as we know them.
Due to COVID-19 and social distancing guidelines, a celebration of life memorial will be held later this summer for Ricky. We will post those details when they become available.
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