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UA Local 55

Headquartered in Cleveland, OH, Local 55 represents 1,200 plumbers across Ohio. It was chartered on October 26, 1889, as a branch of the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry (UA). The local’s members work on many of the area’s important construction jobs, such as the revitalization of the East Bank of Cleveland’s Flats area, American Greetings’ new world headquarters, the Hilton Hotel in downtown Cleveland, the Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center, and many more.

Local 55 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (J.A.T.C.) provides 3 types of training programs and journeymen upgrade training in a state-of-the-art, 18,000-square-foot facility in Cleveland, Ohio. The union also provides its members with medical coverage and pension plans.

To learn more about Local 55 and its benefit programs, please, visit their website,

HCM TradeSeal support for UA Local 55:

  • Auto-calculation of UA Local 55 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculation and accounting support for UA Local 55 union benefits
  • Automatic union reports for UA Local 55
  • Union audit support for UA Local 55
  • Accurate Certified Payroll reporting for UA Local 55 work classes

How to Add UA Local 55 to TradeSeal

This Local's unique TradeSeal identifier is: PPF 55

Go to HCM TradeSeal > Data Manager and choose "Benefits, Deductions and Fringes" to add PPF 55 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.