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UA Local 51

Local 51 stands for approximately 1,300 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Refrigeration Technicians who serve the entire state of Rhode Island as well as portions of Massachusetts. It was established on January 1, 1997, when four locals from Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts (LU 77, 276, 476, and 28) merged.

In addition to a thorough Joint Apprenticeship Training Program for entry-level employees, Local 51 offers continuing education programs to its journeymen. The union also offers a variety of benefits including pensions, health and welfare benefits, annuity, eye, and dental Insurance, etc.

To learn more about UA Local 51 and its benefit programs, please, visit their website,

HCM TradeSeal support for UA Local 51:

  • Auto-calculation of UA Local 51 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculation and accounting support for UA Local 51 union benefits
  • Automatic union reports for UA Local 51
  • Union audit support for UA Local 51
  • Accurate Certified Payroll reporting for UA Local 51 work classes

How to Add UA Local 51 to TradeSeal

This Local's unique TradeSeal identifier is: PPF 51

Go to HCM TradeSeal > Data Manager and choose "Benefits, Deductions and Fringes" to add PPF 51 fringe benefit calculations and automatic remittance reporting.

Learn more about HCM TradeSeal by watching a brief overview video. HCM TradeSeal can automatically calculate fringe benefits and generate remittance reports for most union locals.