Electrical project team of 60 union electricians expected at peak construction; Architect: D’Agostino Izzo Quirk Architects (DAIQ Architects), Somerville, MA; Construction Manager: Gilbane-AECOM Hunt, A Joint Venture, Boston, MA; Owner’s Project Manager: Skanska USA Building Inc., Boston, MA Worcester, MA – On May 15, 2020, Worcester-based IBEW Local 96 signatory contractor, Ostrow Electric Company and its crew of Local 96 electricians started electrical construction work at Polar Park, the new home of the Worcester Red Sox, located in the heart of Worcester’s historic, resurgent Canal District in Kelley Square. The ballpark is the signature project in the current redesign and … Continue reading Ostrow Electric and IBEW Local 96 Underway with Worcester Red Sox Polar Park
IBEW Local 96 signatory contractor, Mass Electric Construction, has been awarded and is underway with two large-scale solar projects in Central Massachusetts: a 6.3 MW ground-mount solar array in Charlton, Massachusetts and a 2.8 MW solar array in Uxbridge, Massachusets. The Charlton project commenced on March 29 and a crew of approximately 40 IBEW Local 96 electricians is expected to perfomr installations at peak construction. The solar array is expected to be completed within three months. The Uxbridge solar farm will be constructed with a crew ranging upwards of 20 Local 96 electricians at peak construction, with project completion expected … Continue reading Mass Electric Construction and IBEW Local 96 Underway with Solar Farms in Charlton, MA and Uxbridge, MA
Worcester, MA – On January 15, 2019, 111 IBEW Local 96 members, comprised of journeymen and apprentice electricians and technicians, received certification in Code of Excellence Training at the Local 96 Union Hall in Worcester.
Why Polar Park and the Kelly Square Development Should Be Constructed with Skilled, Reliable Union Labor As the City of Worcester and its residents anticipate and plan for one of the city’s most important and dynamic developments in its long and storied history – the construction of the Worcester Red Sox Polar Park, as well as the surrounding development and redesign of Kelley Square, the highly skilled electricians of Worcester’s electrical union, IBEW Local 96, and our union’s signatory contractors are uniquely well-qualified to adeptly handle the project and its many challenges with on-time, on-budget electrical construction services that also … Continue reading IBEW Local 96 – Union Position on Worcester Red Sox Polar Park Construction
Local 96 is again proud to accept and make donations to help make the holidays brighter for our American veterans.
December 2, 2018 – Washington, D.C. – On November 27 to 29, IBEW Local 96 Business Manager Thomas Maloney joined with IBEW President Lonnie Stephenson and 200 IBEW business managers and pension trustees from throughout the U.S. to successfully head off an attack on Multi-Employer pension plans that Congress was considering during the current legislative session.
Congratulations to the winners of the Local 96 2nd Annual Chili Cook off. Pictured is- 1st Place Winner, Yussef Khalaf (center) 2nd Place Winner Scott Perkins (right) and 3rd Place Winner Krzystof Pelic (left).
Thank You to all who showed up at the Union Rally at City Hall
On September 24, 40 highly skilled IBEW Local 96 electricians proudly joined with All-Pro Electric, of Haverhill, MA to provide electrical system safety checks and upgrades at homes in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover in the wake of the Merrimack Valley natural gas disaster.