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A Message To You

At the Boilermakers National Funds, our primary goal is to improve the lives of our participants and their families by providing a comprehensive portfolio of collectively bargained employee benefits. Since our founding in 1954, the Boards of Trustees of the Boilermakers National Funds have built a sound and innovative benefits system.

News and Announcements

    • Have Questions about your benefits?

      We are available to assist you at the Boilermaker National Funds from 8am to 5pm.


    • Minimum and Affordable Coverage

      The Plan’s notice of minimum and affordability status was mailed to all contributing employers on September 29, 2015.  This notice includes important information to assist employers in meeting their IRS Form 1095-C requirements.  The Fund will provide Form 1095-B to individuals that were eligible for coverage during the 2015 plan year.  more

    • Annuity Distribution Video - October 2015

      Before you take a distribution from your Annuity Account, konw your options. Your best option may be to leave it in the Plan. Want to learn more? more

    • New health benefit provided by American Well

      A new benefit has been added to the Health and Welfare Plan that allows patient consultations to be delivered by telephone, mobile device or two-way video conferencing when provided by American Well. more

    • Vision Update

      VSP, Vision Service Plan, began processing all vision benefits for Health and Welfare effective January 1, 2015. more

    • 13th Special Retiree Work Rule (SRWR) & Boilermaker Instructor Rule

      The Boilermaker-Blacksmith National Pension Trust Board of Trustees recently passed the 13th SRWR and BIR. The SRWR is effective October 1, 2015 ending September 30, 2016. While the Boilermaker Instructor Rule is effective October 1, 2015 with no end date. It is very important you read the attachment in its entirety for complete details. more