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    Jan 13, 2021

    *  UPDATED JAN 10, 2021  *

    *LU-176 JOLIET, IL*

    WORK IS STILL GOOD AND CALLS INTO BOOK 2 REGULARLY. DRESDAN HAS A REFUEL OUTAGE COMING UP THE FIRST PART OF NOVEMBER. THE THE JACKSON GENERATION JOB IN ELWOOD IS ONGOING. KIEWIT HAS THE CPV POWERHOUSE NEAR MORRIS AND IS EXPECTED TO HIRE UNTIL THE END OF THE YEAR. CONTINENTAL HAS 3 SOLAR PROJECTS, THERE ARE SEVERAL WAREHOUSE PROJECTS WITH JAN & ABCO AND MEAD HAS BEEN TAKING MANPOWER & WILL BE BUSY THROUGH THE END OF THE YEAR. EXXON MOBIL REFINERY HAS A TURNAROUND SCHEDULED FOR NEXT SPRINGS. 

    *LU-197 BLOOMINGTON, IL*

    ALMOST ALL CALLS INTO BOOK 2! THE RIVIAN AUTOMOTIVE PLANT HAS HUGE PROJECT THAT IS GUTTED THE PLANT & PUTTING IN ALL NEW EQUIPMENT FROM CABLE TRAY, MED VOLTAGE TO CONVEYOR LINES. CONTI ELECTRIC HAS ANOTHER ROUND OF NIGHTSHIFT CALLS EXPECTED TO COME IN THIS WEEK. ALL CONTI CALLS WORKING 7-10'S. LOCAL ANTICIPATING CALLS FOR MANY MORE WIRMEN IN THE NEXT MONTH BETWEEN THE MULTIPLE CONTRACTORS ONSITE. CONTI ELECTRIC HAS THE MED VOLTAGE & LARGE PORTIONS OF CABLE TRAY. OTHER CONTRACTORS INCLUDE WEBER, KELSO-BURNETT, ZELLER ELECTRIC, OBERLANDER & SLIFCO ELECTRIC. THE MOST CONTRACTORS ON THE JOB SHOULD BE WORKING 6-10'S AT A MINIMUM & POSSIBLY 2 SHIFTS. TO SIGN THE BOOKS YOU CAN COME IN PERSON, HOWEVER , THEY ARE ACCEPTING BOOK SIGNING BY FAX - (309) 827-0197 ï»¿- FROM HOME LOCALS. GOOD BOOK TO SIGN!

    *LU-212 CINCINATTI, OH*

    LOCAL IS STILL BUSY. NEW FC CINCINNATI MAJOR LEAGUE SOCER STADIUM ALSO HAS UNFILLED CALLS. JOB IS WORKING 6-10'S. THERE ARE ALSO MORE WORK AT DELTA SERVICES AT THE AMAZON SITE AT CVG AIRPORT. PROJECT WORKING 5-10'S. NEW BED TOWER AT CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL, STEADY WORK AT 3 POWERHOUSES IN THE JURISDICTION & MANY OTHER LARGE SCALE, LIGHT-HEAVY COMMERICAL PROJECTS WITHIN THE 13 COUNTIES. NUCOR STEEL IN GALLATIN COUNTY, KY HAS A $500 MILLION DOLLAR EXPANSION BIDDING SOON AS WELL. GOOD BOOK TO SIGN! 

      *LU-481 INDIANAPOLIS, IN*

    WORK IS BUSY, BUT MOSTLY 40 HR/WEEK CALLS. ELI LILLY IS BUSY (THERE IS AN EXTENSIVE BACKGROUND CHECK), NEW CRIMINAL JUSTICE CENTER IS MANNED UP  AND BANKERS FIELDHOUSE IS ALL BUT COMPLETE. FEDEX AT THE AIRPORT CONVEYOR DUE TO COVID-19 HAS BEEN PUSHED BACK UNTIL SUMMER 2021. CALL JOBLINE FOR MORE DETAILS-(317) 923-2596. LOCAL 481 REFERRAL IS BEING HANDLED ELECTRONICALLY AT THIS TIME. SIGN BOOK 2 WITH A FAX FROM YOUR HOME LOCAL LETTERHEAD. BASIC PAGE WITH LPE WITH ALL INFORMATION THAT THE MEMBER IS NOT WORKING & IN GOOD STANDING.

       

     *LU-573 WARREN, OH*

    WORK IS GOOD IN THE AREA & LOCAL IS EXPECTED TO NEED HELP GOING INTO THE NEW YEAR. THE LG/GM BATTERY PLANT CURRENTLY HAS 30 WIREMEN ONSITE. BUILDING STEEL IS UP & PROJECT IS POURING CONCRETE AFTER CHRISTMAS. JOB IS CURRENTLY WORKING 5-8'S, HOWEVER, 6-10'S & A NIGHTSIFT ARE EXPECTED NOT TO FAR OFF IN THE HORIZON. PROJECT EXPECTED TO NEED UP TO 500 WIREMEN AT PEAK. LORDSTOWN MOTORS (GM LORDSTOWN) HAS A JOB CHANGING CONVEYORS & PULLING ROBOT CELLS. CURRENTLY THERE ARE 10 WIRMEN ONSITE WITH JOB CURRENTLY WORKING 40/HR WEEKS. ENGINEERS CLOSE TO FINISHING FINAL LAYOUT OF NEW ROBOT CELLS. KOA WITHIN 5 MILES OF JOBSITE. THERE ARE ALSO LOTS OF HOTELS WITHING 20 MILES OR MANY HOUSE RENTALS AND APARTMENTS IN THE AREA. CALL HALL FOR INFO.

     *LU-601 CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL*

    WORK IS GOOD & LOCAL HAS CONSISTENTLY BEEN INTO BOOK 2 ALL YEAR. MOST CALLS ARE 40 HR/WEEKS WITHSPOTTY OVERTIME. THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA SOLAR PROJECT HAS STARTED AND OTHER MULTIPLE JOBS AT UNIVERSITY ALSO ONGOING & MORE PROJECTED TO START SOON. THERE IS ALSO A CONVENTION CENTER/ICE ARENA DOWNTOWN THAT IS BEING NEGOTIATED AS WELL. THE UNIT 4 CHAMPAIGN SCHOOL JOBS WILL BE GOING STRONG THIS YEARS & MORE HELP FROM BOOK 2 IS EXPECTED ON THOSE. ENBRIDGE (CRUDE OIL STORAGE) IN THE NORTHERN JURISDICTION IS STARTING A COOLING TOWER JOB SOON. THERE IS ALSO WORK AT DUPONT PLANT, AFNA FOODS & OWENS STREATOR. AS WITH MOST AREAS, THE STAY HOME ORDERS FROM THE COVID-19 ARE GOING TO FACTOR INTO ALL PROJECTIONS. GOOD BOOK TO SIGN. NO STATE LICENSE REQUIRED.

    *LU-665 LANSING, MI*

    LOCAL IS AT FULL EMPLOYMENT & CURRENTLY HAS ABOUT 140-150 TRAVELERS WORKING IN THE AREA. POWERHOUSE HAS BEEN STEADILY MANNING UP & MORE CALLS ARE EXPECTED. JOB IS WORKING 6-10'S & REQUIRES A STATE OF MICHIGAN ELECTRICAL LICENSE & A DRUG TEST. HOSPITAL PROJECT HAS ALSO SLOWLY BEEN MANNING UP WITH THAT JOB CURRENTLY WORKING 5-8'S AND REQUIRE A STATE OF MICHIGAN ELECTRICAL LICENSE & DRUG TEST AS WELL. CALLS HAVE BEEN STEADILY COMING IN & LOCAL EXPECTS TO REMAIN BUSY THROUGHOUT THE WINTER MONTHS.

      *LU-725 TERRE HAUTE, IN*

    WORK HAS STEADY IN THE AREA WITH NEW HOSPITAL IN BLOOMINGTON, AS WELL AS OTHER PROJECTS AROUND BLOOMINGTON. CALLS COMING IN FOR PROJECT MECURY AT CATALENT PHARMA WHICH IS SUPPOSED TO BE PACKAGING THE COVID -19 VACINE. JOB WORKING 6-10'S & IS SUPPOSED TO GO TO 7-10'S SOON. MOST CALLS GOING TO THESE 2 PROJECTS. ALL THE BIG WORK AT MARATHON REFINERY HAS BEEN SCALED BACK AND/OR POSTPONED DUE TO ECONOMY/COVID. MOST THESE JOBS ARE MOSTLY MANNED UP FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR. THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL FOR MORE WORK IN THE AREA & WITH ROBINSON REFINERY. 

     *LU-855 MUNCIE, IN*

    LOCALS WORK PICTURE IS GOOD. THE RIVER START SOLAR PROJECT HAS STARTED & AMES CONSTRUCTION HAS THE JOB. LOCAL ANTICIPATES NEEDING UP TO 50 MORE WIREMEN ALONG WITH APPRENTICES & CE'S. MOST WORK IN THE AREA IS 40 HR/WEEKS WITH MAJORITY OF THE WORK AT BALL STATE UNIVERSITY IN MUNCIE. THESE PROJECTS INCLUDE THE SCIENCE BUILDING & A NEW DORM. THERE ARE ALSO OTHER CONTRACTORS & LOCATIONS IN DELAWARE COUNTY & HENRY COUNTY. CUMMINS ELECTRIC MAY ALSO HAVE A FEW CALLS IN RICHMOND & WAYNE COUNTY, WITH THIS BEING MOSTLY INDUSTRIAL WORK. CALL THE JOBLINE EVERY NIGHT & CALL HALL FOR MORE INFORMATION.


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