Pipefitters are highly skilled and certified tradespeople who work on jobs large and small all across North America. They install piping systems in projects ranging from residential to high-tech and extremely sensitive and sophisticated facilities. The work they do can involve high-pressure systems utilizing carbon and stainless steel and many complex alloys. Pipefitters work in power plants, pharmaceutical facilities, hospitals and many other commercial and industrial jobs. Their skills are essential to keeping our two nations running smoothly.
Pipefitters fabricate, install and maintain complex piping in a wide variety of mechanical systems in residential, commercial and industrial applications. This includes high pressure process piping using materials such as carbon and stainless steel, as well as many alloys essential to sensitive and sophisticated projects—hospitals, pharmaceutical facilities, refineries, manufacturing, utilities and more.
Pipefitters are highly skilled and certified in all aspects of their trade. They are found on complex facilities as well as traditional bread-and-butter projects.
- Healthcare/Biotech – Assisted living, hospitals and clinics; clean rooms and data centers; laboratories and pharmaceutical; research and development
- Commercial – Malls/shopping centers; office buildings/real estate; retail; residential/high rise; supermarkets
- Institutional – K-12 schools and colleges; libraries; stadiums; universities
- Hospitality – Hotels and resorts; casinos; cinemas and performing arts facilities; conference and convention centers; historic landmarks and museums
- Manufacturing/Industrial – Food processing; oil/gas/petrochemical facilities; manufacturing and minerals/metals; NASA/aerospace; power generation; water and wastewater treatment
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