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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.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Victories don’t come easy or often when people try to fight back against a national government’s attacks on organized labour.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

FortisBC’s Surrey to Coquitlam gas line

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) recently marked a historic occasion with the unveiling of the Canadian Building Trades Monument in Major’s Hill Park in Ottawa on May 16.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Why it is a big deal when someone has finally recognized that they need Building Trade Unions?
Friday, August 18, 2017
“It’s an exciting time for us to revisit our history,” said BCBT President Lee Loftus after the unanimous vote by B.C. Regional Council of Carpenters; Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 170; Millwrights Local 2736; and the Piledrivers Local 2404 and current Building Trades members in favor of a resolution to "endorse the principle of unity for British Columbia’s Construction Crafts and agree to fully support a re-unified Council to the benefit of all."
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Same construction work but focus moves to climate change.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Jim Sinclair, the former president of the B.C. Federation of Labour is producing a book capturing the history of the B.C. Building Trades. Check out this quick overview of our first 50 years.

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