Local 40 Gets Sunset Glenoaks Studios Camera Ready

Local 40 Gets Sunset Glenoaks Studios Camera Ready

By Oren Peleg On the site of an old gravel pit in the northern reaches of the San Fernando Valley, Local 40 members are wiring up a state-of-the-art soundstage facility to meet increasing demand for next generation production techniques. Though the project was first approved in 2015, shovels only hit the dirt in 2020 after…

At Universal Studios, The Work Is Building A Better Life For Local 40 Members

At Universal Studios, The Work Is Building A Better Life For Local 40 Members

IBEW 40 members are transforming a dirt patch on a hillside along the road up to the Universal Studios parking structures into a gleaming new office building – 11 stories of glass, steel, and concrete set to open by mid 2024 that will house executive suites for the studio heads. Just behind it sits a…

IBEW 40 Breathing New Life Into Historic Radford Studio

IBEW 40 Breathing New Life Into Historic Radford Studio

Radford Studio Center in Studio City is an unassuming location, tucked away on Ventura Boulevard surrounded by a few small motels and strip malls on one side and a quiet residential neighborhood on the other. Yet for nearly 100 years this 55-acre backlot (which gave Studio City its name), has housed some of the most…