About Us


International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers Local 568 was granted a Charter on September 29th, 1937. Our highly skilled members are proficient on Bridge, Structural, Ornamental, and Reinforcing facets of the Ironworking Industry. We advocate strong morals, safer projects and a highly skilled workforce bringing projects in on time and under budget. We provide retirement, health care and highly skilled training at no additional cost to the members. We represent the working men and women and work closely with contractors to meet contractual and obligatory schedules for a successful partnership. 

The jurisdiction of local 568 begins in the heart of where it all began, Cumberland, MD. Our footprint extends over parts of the four state area within Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia and Pennsylvania building roads, bridges, power generation plants (coal, wind and water), hospitals, educational facilities, shopping malls all while keeping the safety of everyone in mind.