Plumbers, Pipefitters and HVACR Technicians local Union 72 provides contractors the safest and most highly skilled pipefitters available.
Whether installing or upgrading existing commercial heating and air conditioning systems you can be guaranteed that if a Local Union 72 pipefitter is on the project that you will receive a finished project completed on time and a quality crafted product.A journeyman Local Union 72 pipefitter that comes through our apprenticeship training program will have five years of classroom training and will have acquired over 8500 hours of on the job training.
The training includes but is not limited to: math, science, blue print and document interpretation, layout and installation of heating systems, cooling systems,fuel and natural gas piping, air systems, steam and condensate piping and multiple other fluid and gas piping systems. Also required are OSHA 30 safety training, welding and oxy-fuel cutting, brazing/soldering, heavy rigging, basic electricity/controls, first Aid/CPR and multiple other technology driven classes. Our journeyman pipefitters receive mandatory yearly continuing education classes that keep them abreast of the industry's latest advancements in techniques and installations.
In the Atlanta area Local Union 72 Pipefitters have installed the heating and cooling systems in the Georgia Dome, Phillips Arena, the Georgia Aquarium, Grady Hospital, Lockheed Aeronautical, numerous high rise office towers, countless schools and hundreds of other projects. In the outlying areas of the state Local Union 72 pipefitters have installed piping systems in Miller/Coors Brewery, Anheuser Busch, manufacturing plants, hospitals and the list goes on and on.
For over 120 years Local Union 72 has been proudly providing the safest and best qualified pipefitters throughout the state of Georgia.