On this page, you will find all of the announcements and updates regarding the Association and plumbing industry.  Be sure to check back often as the Association is busy representing contractors on labor relations, legislation, providing education, hosting networking events and much more.

Boston Landings’ Unique Mix of Uses

It’s not every day that GBPCA contractors and Local 12 plumbers get to build projects that will be used by Boston’s beloved sports teams. Valante

Shortage of Plumbers—What Shortage?

Massachusetts, and the Boston area in particular, has one of the highest rates of unfilled construction jobs in the country. As they try to staff

GBPCA Contractors and Local 12 Plumbers on Merrimack Valley Recovery Front Line

People typically take plumbing and heating systems for granted—until something goes wrong. Then they realize the critical roles that plumbers and gasfitters play. Things went

Martin Walsh’s Sensible Kind of Unionism

On January 5, 2014, The Boston Globe published an article I wrote on its Opinion/Editorial pages. It has generated a lot of response. You can