Volunteer Ironworkers from Local 512 Set Up Bentleyville Christmas Tree in Duluth

On Saturday, October 13, 2018, volunteers from Iron Workers Local 512 participated in setting up the iron frame for the 128-foot tall Bentleyville Christmas tree in Duluth’s Bayfront Festival Park. Since 2010, volunteers from Local 512 have erected and taken down the massive Christmas tree – the dazzling centerpiece of the Bentleyville “Tour of Lights” holiday event. Read more »

Lennar Homes Continues to Use Scandal Ridden Company

New information has surfaced that the single largest home-builderin the Twin Cities metro area for every year since 2006, Lennar, has used American Contractors and Associates (ACA) on multiple projects.

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Apprentices to be featured during Apprenticeship Week

Feature an apprentice! Do you have an apprentice who is doing great things? Let us know! Send a short bio about the apprentice and a photo to dli.apprenticeship@state.mn.us. Check back during Apprenticeship Week (Nov. 12-16, 2018) at www.dli.mn.gov/NAW to see other featured apprentices. Read more »

Upcoming Construct Tomorrow events

Construct Tomorrow offers high school students a hands-on opportunity to learn about apprenticeships in the construction trades. Organizers kicked-off the 2018-2019 school year in October 2018 with events in Eveleth, Fairmont and St. Paul. Construct Tomorrow is a partnership of the Minnesota building and construction trades
apprenticeship programs, industry leaders, educators, employers, and government agencies. Since 2013, over 60,000 students have attended Construct Tomorrow events throughout Minnesota.

Additional Construct Tomorrow events are scheduled for: Read more »

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