Welcome to the Membership Section of the Ironworker Employers Association of Western Pennsylvania, Inc. (IWEA).
We have developed three specific categories of membership for qualifying companies, which are listed below. We invite you to review this information, as well as our Association By-Laws. If you find this information of value and have an interest in becoming a Member of the Association, we encourage you to download an application and submit it as directed on the form.
Should you have any questions or require anything further, please contact the Association Office at (412) 922-6855 or via email at email@example.com.
We welcome all qualifying firms, and look forward to hearing from you.
REGULAR MEMBER - is broken down into two classifications: Building Industry Member and Heavy Highway Member.
Building Industry Member - shall be an individual firm, partnership, and/or corporation who is engaged in the erection of structural steel and/of other related items to the Ironworking Industry. These materials would be erected in conjunction with bridges, commercial and industrial maintenance structures as well as other related buildings or structures. Each Building Industry Member shall be entitled to vote and hold an Association's elected office.
Heavy Highway Member - shall be an individual firm, partnership, or corporation who is engaged in the erection of reinforcing materials and fence erection on heavy highway designated type projects such as bridge decks, bridge piers, water and sewage treatment plants, and other types of structures as identified in the Collective Bargaining Agreement. Each Heavy Highway Member shall be entitled to one vote at any General and/or Heavy Highway Meeting of the Association and may hold an Association elective office.
ASSOCIATE MEMBER - shall be any individual, firm, partnership, or corporation who has an appropriate relationship to the Ironworking Industry and to the Association; such as rental companies, fabricators, manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, vendors, and/or suppliers who represent worthy products or services that are used by Association Members and Contractors in the Ironworking Industry. An Associate Member shall be entitled to all privileges of the Association except it shall not have voting rights or be entitled to hold Association office.
AFFILIATE MEMBER - shall be any individual, firm, partnership, or corporation who has a relationship with the Ironworking Industry and/or the Association but which is not engaged to any on-site construction or maintenance work. Members in this class would consist of attorneys, accountants, insurance agencies, etc. An Affiliate Member shall be entitled to all privileges of the Association except it shall not have voting rights or be entitled to hold Association office.