System Council 16, IBEW

999 Westview Drive, Suite 5
Hastings, MN 55033
Phone 651-438-2927 Fax 651-480-1731

System Council 16 is one of five railroad system councils of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. We proudly represent over 2000 of the IBEW's finest members working in the rail industry across the U.S. We hope you find this web site useful and informative.

System Council 16 Highlights

Our main goal is to provide representation and service to our membership, and to help any unorganized workers become one of our members.

There are 28 Local Union's and over 2000 members in System Council 16.

Our members work for the following railroads:

  • BNSF Railway
  • CN*
  • Canadian Pacific Railway (Soo Line)
  • Montana Rail Link
  • Lake Superior and Ishpeming Railroad Company
  • Belt Railroad of Chicago
  • Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District
  • Gary Railway Co.
  • Paducah & Louisville Railway
  • Evansville Western Railway, Inc.














*CN includes the following former roads:
  • Illinois Central
  • Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range
  • Duluth, Winnipeg & Pacific
  • Chicago Central & Pacific
  • Wisconsin Central
  • Elgin, Joliet and Eastern

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