Training Center

If you want to learn the skills that will pay you serious money, now and for the rest of your life...Then you belong in today's high tech, high sweat, high reward pipe industry.

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Benefits Office

The Steamfitters Local 602 offers self insured Medical, Pension, Annuity and Training program.

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Political Action

We have created this page in conjunction with the United Association Political & Legislative Affairs Department to enable members to GET INVOLVED!

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Welcome to Steamfitters Local 602


Steamfitters UA Local #602 represents the Journeymen, Apprentices and Helpers, who work in the Heating, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Process Piping Industry in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area.

We are pleased to welcome you to our website and hope you will take the time to browse through it and learn about the many advantages and benefits of being a member of our Local Union. Our members have installed, repaired and maintained heating, air conditioning, refrigeration and process piping systems in the Nation’s Capital and its surrounding areas for over 100 Years. We have provided and continue to provide these services in a variety of different Buildings and/or Facilities across the Metropolitan Area.
Customers, who have relationships with our Local Union, know that Local 602’s members provide an invaluable service, with the highest degree of professionalism, when called upon for whatever their needs may be.

Please feel free to contact us at any time, if you have any questions or if you are in need of any additional information about our Local Union.


Important info! Contactors and building owners know Local 602 members build and service mechanical equipment with the highest degree of professionalism. And our members know they receive top wages and benefits for the outstanding work they do. Please contact us if you have any questions about Steamfitters Local 602..


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Mon, Mar 27, 2017

We would like to take the time to congratulate the members of Local 602 who have reached their milestones in Service with the United Association.

To view the complete list of this years awardees, please click on the event title above.

Maryland Legislators Propose “Right to Work” Bills in both the House and the Senate
Wed, Feb 8, 2017

Maryland State Senators and Representatives of the Maryland State House have proposed Bills to implement “Right to Work” laws in the State of Maryland. These Bills will be a heard before the House Economic Matters and Senate Finance Committee this month and we are asking for your support to help prevent this Legislation from becoming Law. For more information related to what has been proposed, the representatives who have sponsored these Bills and what you can do to help, please click on the event title above: Maryland Legislators Propose “Right to Work” Bills in both the House and the Senate<

Fri, Jan 20, 2017

We want to remind both the Members of Steamfitters Local 602 and our Signatory contractors of the language in Article XVI, Paragraph 80, which refers to the notification required when hiring a member thru solicitation and the requirement of obtaining a referral from the Union Hall, prior to beginning employment. 

Please click on the news title above "Attention Members and Contractors: Import Reminder" to view the specific language in that paragraph of the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Wed, Nov 30, 2016

December Meeting and Christmas Lunch December 8th, 2016 at the Local 602 Union Hall. RSVP by December 1st to Bernie (301) 949-1788. Click here to Download Flyer!

NoVA Labor Phone Bank Volunteers
Tue, Nov 1, 2016

What: We need Volunteers for NoVA Labor phone banks.

When: November 4th 9:30am -2:00pm

Where: Steamfitters Local 602 Union Hall 8700 Ashwood Drive Capitol Heights, MD

If you are interested in Volunteering Call Greg Davis (301) 333-2356 Ext. 34.

Fri, Jun 3, 2016

Steamfitters UA Local 602 would like to congratulate our Graduating Class of 2016. Please click on the News Title "STEAMFITTERS LOCAL CLASS OF 2016" to view the complete list of graduates.

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Upcoming Events

Sat, May 6, 2017 - 6pm - 12am at Gaylord National Resort

Steamfitters Local 602 proudly presents, the 2017 Awards Dinner Dance on Saturday, May 6th 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 12:00 a.m. at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, 201 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD 20745.

To view the event Flyer, Please click here: 2017 AWARDS DINNER AND DANCE

Sat, May 6, 2017 - 8 - 11am at 8509 Arwick-Ardmore Road, Landover, MD

The Boards of Trustees for the Fringe Benefit Plans are sponsoring a Benefits Expo which will be held in the Trade School’s Auditorium – Building A - 8509 Ardwick-Ardmore Road Landover MD 20785 on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  

For more information, please click here: STEAMFITTERS LOCAL 602 BENEFITS EXPO