Steel Erectors Bill Ferguson receives award
At a meeting of the Steel Erectors chapter of the Builders Association on January 3, 2008, Bill Ferguson was presented a plaque by John Watkins honoring him for 15 years service as Chairman. Recently, Bill has announced that he was stepping down from the position of Chairman. In addition to serving as the Chairman of the Steel Erectors group he acted as Chief Spokesman at labor negotiations with the Ironworkers and served on the Apprenticeship JAC. Many issue were addressed during Bill's tenure as Chairman including reorganization of the apprenticeship program, IMPACT, drug testing, and pension plan related topics. The Builders Association is in the process of replacing Bill as Chairman, but expects Bill to be a valuable member of the Steel Erectors chapter in the future.