September 17, 2018. The work picture has picked up we are consistently into Book II. The work at US Steel and Arcelor Mittal is holding steady with multiple work orders being released throughout both plant. Arcelor Mittal has Blast Furnace Outage in October that should also take manpower that will get into Book II. The 14 day or less outage work for Arcelor Mittal, US Steel and industrial sectors is getting into Book II. The above ground package of the NHT project at BP refinery as been awarded to MJ Electric, we don't expect the project to begin to take on manpower until the fall. The fall TAR work at BP has been awarded to Meade Electric, pre-outage work has begun and we anticipate this work manning up end of September begining of October with an additional need for 100-125 JIW's in our jurisdiction. To date 43 on book I; 188 available on book II.
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