ANNOUNCEMENTS:                                                                                          Click on the link below to see Local142 commercial.

  Latest CBA click below.


 National Service & Maintenance Agreement click below.


Starting on August 1, 2015 forward,The Union office will be closed from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm for lunch.

Results from Election of  Officers:

click on file below for results of election.


                                                                                                                      U.A. Journeyman dues are now $33.00 a month, and U.A. Apprentice dues are now $29.00 a month



If you have a 401K ,the attachment below is a great tool to model your investments by. It was provided by the Harrell Group who invests our Pension and 401k funds.


Local 142 Credit Union website:

  brown and blue Baseball Caps are for sale.  The caps sell for $14.00 each. We just got in new style blue ball caps, they sell for $20.00.See Clyde Stern for caps.

When reporting to work:

Please have your Social Security card in hand.

Please have a valid Texas Driver's License or Texas ID in hand.

Please have the proper attire on, ready to go out to the job-site that day.

Please be on time.

The shops will not send you to work without your Drivers License, ID or Social Security card.

Thank You

Mark Potter

Business Manager


Heads Bowed:

Brother Luke Lambert passed away on August 17, 2015 at the age of 52, Luke had been a member of Local 142 since February of 1986. He worked for the Trane Company for the biggest part of his carrer with 20 years of service. He will be missed.

Brother David H. Ransleben passed away on April 2, 2015 at the age of 69, David was great welder and a good Union Brother. He had been a member of Local 142 since October of 1966, He will be missed.

Brother Juan Sanchez passed away on March 6, 2015 at the age of 51,  He had been a member of Local 142 since August of 2013. He will be missed.

Brother Norvin B. Friesenhahn passed away on February 2, 2015 at the age of 75, he had been a long time instructor at the JATC and operated his own company for many years. He has been a member of the Local since March of 1966. He will be missed.

Brother Hank Brown Passed away on January 21, 2015 at the age of 94, He was an ex Business Manager of Local 142,a Lifetime member and received his 70 year pin last year. He was initiated into the Local on February of 1943. He was the State President of the Texas AFL-CIO and was active until his last days. He has the Hank Brown AFL-CIO retiree club named after him.He will be missed.

Calendar of Events: All Events are at the Training Center 3630 Belgium Lane, unless noted otherwise.

Monday October 5, 2015: Executive Board meeting @ 4:30 PM

Thursday October 8, 2015: Finance Board meeting @ 5:00 PM

Monday October 12, 2015 Regular Union Meeting @ 5:30 PM Union Meetings are held at Hermann Son's Lodge 2nd floor 525 S. St. Mary's Street

Tuesday October 13, 2015 Apprenticeship Monthly Meeting @ 5:30 PM

Wednesday October 21, 2015: Retired Members Luncheon @ Noon at the Plumbers and Pipefitters Hall.