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Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Thirty-seven years ago, four men went to work building one of Downtown Vancouver’s most iconic highrises: the Bentall Centre Tower IV. Those men never came home.

Monday, January 08, 2018

What better way to fight workplace alienation than attending the largest gathering of tradeswomen on the planet?

Friday, December 29, 2017

Jobs for Tomorrow: Canada’s Building Trades and Net Zero Emissions, a report commissioned by the Canada’s Building Trades Unions and the BC Building Trades, was on the agenda of the September convention.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

I welcome the announcement by the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training today to appoint Roberta Ellis as the new chair of the Industry Training Authority.

Monday, December 11, 2017

The voice of B.C.’s unionized construction sector lauds the decision today by the B.C. NDP government to move forward with the Site C hydroelectric dam.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Samuel Adams, a member of Millwrights Local 2736, has helped establish a sea turtle hatchery in Costa Rica.
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The BC New Democrat government should complete BC Hydro’s Site C dam project say two of British Columbia’s leading energy experts – economist Marvin Shaffer and lawyer Jim Quail – who both reject many of the assumptions and conclusions of the BC Utilities Commission final report.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

A new analysis by a veteran energy expert shows that the BC Utilities Commission’s final report on BC Hydro’s Site C dam is fundamentally flawed and has made up to a $3 billion error on the “sunk costs” already invested in the project, leading to faulty conclusions about the viability of Site C to provide clean, green hydroelectric power for 100 years.

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