UBC JOURNEYMEN: BUILDING LEADERSHIP FOR A STRONG FUTURE

  • April 18, 2016
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Ninety British Columbia Regional Council of Carpenters (BCRCC) members recently attended the United Brotherhood of Carpenters Journeymen Leadership Program at the International Training Center in Las Vegas. Members from every local in the Council participated (including Floorlayers 1541 and Whitehorse…

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JOBS FOR YUKON WORKERS ON MAJOR ENERGY EFFICIENT RETROFIT

  • March 21, 2016
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Whitehorse - The Yukon Government’s main administration building on Second Avenue in Whitehorse is looking more like something out of a sci-fi movie these days than the home of offices and Yukon’s Legislative Assembly. The building has been environmentally-contained (shrink-wrapped)…

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VANCOUVER’S SKYTRAIN NETWORK

  • March 16, 2016
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SNC Lavalin's Evergreen Line Project - Vancouver - Members of the British Columbia Regional Council of Carpenters continue to work with SNC Lavalin on the completion of the Evergreen Line’s track and tunnel. This past November, ‘Alice’, the tunnel boring machine,…

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WHISTLEBEND CONTINUING CARE FACILITY GOES LOCAL

  • February 1, 2016
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PCL/PACALTA strikes deal with Yukon Carpenters Local 2499 -  JANUARY 28, 2016 WHITEHORSE – PCL Constructors Westcoast, PACALTA, and United Brotherhood of Carpenters Local 2499 are again moving to maximize local hire opportunities on a major capital project.  An all-employee…

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NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP CONTEST 2015

September 10-13, 2015 - This year's National Apprenticeship Contest was held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.  The best of the best from various locals across Canada gathered together for the event.  There was a Carpentry, Drywall, Millwright, and Floor Covering contest.  Brother…

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BC REGIONAL COUNCIL APPRENTICESHIP CONTEST 2015

June 20, 2015 - The 2015 BC Regional Council Apprenticeship Contest held at the Farmer Construction yard in Victoria was a great success.  Congratulations to 1st place winner Christopher Bragg, 2nd place winner Alex Doucette, and 3rd place winner Peter Lye. Click…

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