Ironworkers handle multiple crafts with confidence and an emphasis on safety. Local 229 provides the best-trained craftspeople in structural, reinforcing and ornamental ironwork, as well as rigging, metal buildings and machinery moving. Their projects cover a geographic area that includes both San Diego and Imperial counties.

Office Hours for Local 229
Monday – Thursday 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Friday 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed daily 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for lunch


Ironworkers news alert

229 training center
NEW! VIDEO OPPORTUNITY: Training Center Open House Oct. 27 features beam cutting, welding demonstration and city proclamation.


NEW! Skilled ironworkers save contractors millions

Check out the District Council of Iron Workers video
Commitment to training, supporting contractor needs

Building industry success through world-class training
A visual overview of ironworker projects

Skilled ironworkers: Productive, efficient, safe
See how our ironworkers can save you millions

Coming Soon -IRONWORKER CONNECT-Starting with a way retirees can get back in touch with each other- Breakfasts-Lunches other Outings. Contact: for more info. This website & calendar will be updated when information is confirmed and finalized.

100 years as a local is fast approaching. If you have any old work or group pictures, ironworker paraphernalia or tools you would like to donate to our celebration please contact If you have any ideas on how to celebrate this occasion—send them too!

Sadly, Brothers:
Freddie Treece Bk# 760011 passed 12/25/2015
Joseph Garvey BK# 613717 passed 8/7/2015
Willie Hoskins Bk# 933624 passed 12/26/2015

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Ironworkers Local 229
5155 Mercury Point
San Diego, CA 92111
Phone: 858-571-5238
Fax: 858-571-6203

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