Welcome to the Machinists News
The Machinists News will focus on news of interest to Members of the International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers District 751, and is maintainted by Union staff in Seattle.
District 751 represents the 45,000 active, retired and laid-off workers at the Boeing Co. in Puget Sound, GKN in Kent, Triumph Composites in Spokane, BAE in Everett and Cummings Boat of Tacoma. District 751 also represents working men and women across Eastern Washington, including aluminum workers in Wenatchee, metal trades workers at Hanford, bus mechanics at local transit agencies, regional disposal workers, workers at Grand Coulee Dam, auto mechanics, heavy duty mechanics, machinists, welder fabricators, refrigerator repairmen, building maintenance specialists, irrigation workers and many others.
Comments are welcome — particularly from Members — but this is a moderated blog, and the rules of the lodge apply:
- Keep comments focused on the topic under discussion.
- Keep comments free from personal attacks.
Comments that don’t follow these simple guidelines will be blocked.