36 Members of Local 537 Honored With Life Membership Status in 2015
Posted Tuesday, January 20, 2015

UA Pipefitters Local Union 537 wishes to congratulate our fellow Union Brothers who will be reaching Life Membership Status in the United Association of Journeymen & Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada this year. Life Membership in the UA is granted to all members who have stayed in good standing for 50 Years.

We are truly honored to award members of  the 1965 Apprentice Class their Life Membership Card in 2015.
Thank you for your dedicated service to the UA and for being an honored member of Boston Pipefitters Association Local Union 537.

  1. Brother Charles Anderson
  2. Brother Stephen M. Arre
  3. Brother Stephen Bartoloni
  4. Brother Frederic Benevento
  5. Brother Joseph F. Bouchie
  6. Brother Andrew R. Cheever
  7. Brother Frederick W. Cook
  8. Brother Thomas F. Cronin
  9. Brother Kevin Devine
  10. Brother John W. Dionne
  11. Brother Edward A. Eastman, Jr.
  12. Brother John F. Ferreer
  13. Brother Thomas E. Glennon
  14. Brother Charles F. Haggerty
  15. Brother Richard E. Holleran
  16. Brother Robert Hultzen
  17. Brother John F. Joyce
  18. Brother William B. Keogh
  19. Brother Arthur F. Lally
  20. Brother Leonard C. Lyons
  21. Brother H. Allan MacGillivary
  22. Brother David Maihiot
  23. Brother Francis T. Meagher
  24. Brother Jeremiah Mee
  25. Brother Travis M. Merritt
  26. Brother William M. Moran
  27. Brother John J. Mulkerin
  28. Brother Francis E. Nicholls
  29. Brother Robert E. Nicholson
  30. Brother John A. O’Connor
  31. Brother Raymond Patenaude
  32. Brother Walter F. Rideout
  33. Brother Stephen F. Robbio
  34. Brother John J. Shaw
  35. Brother Thomas F. Snow
  36. Brother Lee F. Taylor

The 2015 Life Members will be presented with a well deserved UA Gold Watch and 50 Year Pin in front of Family and Friends later this year.   The Anticipated Date for the Life Membership Ceremony is currently 7:30 pm Thursday, May 21, 2015 at the Training Center pending any unforeseen scheduling conflicts with the UA meeting schedule.

Fraternally and In Solidarity,

Leo J. Fahey, Business Manager FST

Welcome to Local 537

For over 100 years the Pipefitters of Local 537 in Boston have been installing piping systems throughout our great region. The Leadership and Members of  United Association, Local 537, would like to welcome you to our website where you can find a great deal of information about us. The Pipefitters of Local 537 work on projects of all shapes and sizes. We have worked on major construction projects such as: the Deer Island Water Treatment Plant, Mystic Power Station, Weymouth Power Plant, Intel Semi-Conductor Plant, Genzyme Pharmaceutical Campuses and at our great local educational institutions such as Harvard University, Boston University and Boston College.  We work in most all of our regions Top Medical facilities. We built our great stadiums for the Patriots, Bruins, Celtics, and Red Sox and we can also be found working on smaller commercial facilities such as strip malls and residential development projects.

Pipefitters of Local 537 are vital to many industries throughout Massachusetts and it's because of our highly skilled workforce. We are over 2,600 members strong and growing. We pipe a 6 county area within our Jurisdiction and we are always looking for the best and brightest that our region has to offer. You can click on the Organizing and Apprenticeship pages to learn more about how to join our great organization.

We encourage you learn more About Us, our Services, and we hope that you enjoy your time on our site, and finally, we welcome all Feedback.

God Bless America!