The Association of Master Painters and Decorators of New York, Inc., the New York Structural Steel Painters Contractors Association, the Window and Plate Glass Dealers Association of New York, and the Drywall Taping Contractors' Association of Greater New York and District Council 9 of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (DC 9), announced their joint support of Thompson at the Finishing Trades
Institute of New York in Long Island City.
Designed to be the country's leading training facility for the finishing trades
, it will develop advanced skills for residential and commercial painters, industrial painters, drywall finishers, paperhangers and glaziers.
We've done it by widening our services to include plastering, tiling and other finishing trades
related to decorating."
The aspiring tradespeople came to see Stockton-based building firm Rok's finishing trades
technicians at work on the interior decoration of the business units.
Demountable partitioning can be erected in a working office as all components are pre-finished and do not require wet finishing trades
"People in finishing trades
like electricians, joiners, painters, plumbers and engineers will all still go."
DC 9 partnered with The New York Structural Steel Painting Contractors Association to host a Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Fundraiser Cocktail Reception on Christmas Eve at the DC 9 Hudson Valley Finishing Trades