If you are a union affiliated boilermaker contractor operating in New York City, we encourage your firm to consider membership in the Boilermakers Association of Greater New York (BAGNY).
BAGNY is an association of some of the largest and most well-established boilermakers in the greater New York area. You can learn more about our members here.
All of our members are signed to the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers AFL-CIO, Lodge No. 5, Zone 5 (Boilermakers Local Lodge No. 5).
BAGNY Brings Value
BAGNY has offices in Downtown Brooklyn and retains attorneys specializing in the practice of labor law in the construction industry, as well as a staff to serve the needs of its members. The office is available to respond to questions and concerns on a variety of matters.
Here is an overview of the Association’s activities and membership values:
Represents its members in negotiation of the industry-wide Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Serves as liaison for its members on issues involving the Boilermakers Local Lodge No. 5, to address mutual concerns in an effort to maintain a productive work environment.
Appoints members to serve as Trustees on the Board of Boilermakers Industry Promotion Funds.
Keeps members informed on issues affecting contractors, i.e. local, state and federal regulations and legislation, laws and changes in tax codes, such as the new safety training and anti-harassment laws.
Holds luncheon meetings several times a year to provide a forum to update the membership on issues of concern and discuss current industry matters.
Encourages members to use its logo as part of their letterhead and sponsors decals and customized safety vests for member companies to promote both the Association and the boilermakers industry at large.
Surveys members on matters where the experience of one may benefit the others.
Serves as liaison to important industry organizations including BTEA, STA and the New York Building Congress.
The Association has a public relations and marketing initiative which includes a website and an advertising program.
COMPLETE THE MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION:
Membership in a strong association such as BAGNY can offer your firm a voice in the dialogue to promote and strengthen our industry.
You can complete the Membership Application in one of two ways:
- Complete the Online Application
- Download and email your completed application to:
Sylvie Straus-Figueroa, Esq.
BAGNY Managing Director, Secretary and Counsel
QUESTIONS? Reach out to Sylvie Straus-Figueroa, Esq.
by phone (718) 624-2200 or email at Sylvie@rothberglawfirm.com.