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Pipe Welders Needed: Dallas

Job Description: There is an immediate need in the Dallas area on multiple jobsites for pipe welders, who have experience in the following welding processes: Stick, TIG and MIG. Location: Dallas, Texas Trades Needed: Pipe Welders Start Date: Immediately Total Package: $44.48 ($33.48 on the paycheck and $11 in benefits) Contact: Email Richard Johnston [email protected] or Grady Toler [email protected]

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Passing H.B. 636 will keep vital State Plumbing Board

House Bill 636 will be heard on March 10 during the committee of Licensing and Administrative Procedures. If approved, the bill will allow the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners (TSBPE) to continue providing the valuable services related to reviewing applications and granting plumbing licenses. In 2019, Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order extending

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Plumbing Materials Arrive in North Texas, thanks to the United Association

On Thursday morning, the Southwest Pipe Trades Association (SWPTA) and representatives from its affiliated Local Unions met in Dallas to load trucks with plumbing supplies to address plumbing emergencies across Texas.  The United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing, Pipefitting and Sprinkler Fitting Industry (UA) and the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA)

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5 Things to Look for When Hiring an HVAC Company

When you need service for your building’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system, it’s always a good idea to get the help of a company that specializes in HVAC services for commercial buildings. An HVAC contractor has the expertise to install, repair, and maintain your system, meaning they can ensure your unit is operating

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The Importance of Sprinkler Fitters

Between the start of a fire and when firefighters arrive on the scene, enough time will have passed for people’s lives to be put in danger and for property to be damaged. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), it only takes two minutes for a fire to become deadly and five minutes for

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Professional Welder

The Importance of Welders and Their Impact on Society

The truth is that the welding industry is not for everyone. It’s a difficult and physically demanding job. But it’s also a job that’s rewarding and one that professional welders take pride in—for good reason. Welding is essential to a wide variety of products and infrastructures, and it plays a rather important role in various

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Professional plumber

The Importance of HVAC Techs

Your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is responsible for keeping the ambient temperature within your building nice and comfortable. Without these machines, it would be difficult to remain warm during the winter and cool during the summer. But an HVAC system isn’t something that magically appears when you want it; it’s a system

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Professional plumber

The Importance of Plumbers

Plumbing is something that is easy to take for granted. It’s one of those matters where you don’t notice how much of a role it plays in your daily life until it stops working or something goes wrong. The fact that we can simply walk up to a faucet and expect hot water to come

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