As an important note, The Local 697 Business office has moved to a new location at 7200 Mississippi St., Suite 200, Merrillville Indiana.
February 20, 2017. The work picture will remain slow through the winter season. BP does not have any major projects for 2017. As of late the 3 day or less outage work in the Steel industry has not gotten into book 2. At this point we expect a slow finish to the winter season. To date 169 on book I; 106 available on book II.
Sign-in 7:30 -4:45 M,T,Th,Fri, 7:30-4:45 Wed; Re-sign from the 10-16th of the first month of each quarter. Jan,April,July Oct. Jobs update daily on our Website: IBEW697.org ..Note: 3 turndown rule is in effect. If you are registered on the Out of Work list, you can bid on jobs on the website, leave a voice message or you may still call in between 7:30 and 9 am. Please! watch the double booking!