Local 78 was granted a charter in 1926 with eight charter members. Our territory covers the 50 most northern counties with Mississippi, Georgia, and Tennessee bordering west, east, and north, respectively.Our members serve a four year apprenticeship to learn all aspects of the insulation industry.
Our office is located at 2653 Ruffner Rd. in Birmingham Alabama.Birmingham is the home of Rickwood Field, the oldest baseball park in America. We also have Regions Field which opened in 2013 and is the home of the Birmingham Barons, a Double-A team affiliated with the Chicago White Sox.
Only a few miles from our office is the Barber Motorsports Museumwith a collection of motorcycles like nowhere else in the world. Their collection has over 1,400 immaculately restored motorcycles and cars and over a quarter of a million visitors every year.