Insulators Local 118 bargains new agreement with CLRA, wins wage & pension increases

The BC Insulators Local 118 has reached a new 2-year collective agreement with Construction Labour Relations Association employers that will see wage and pension benefit increases for members. The Local 118 Negotiating Committee met with the CLRA on Tuesday, March 26, 2014 and after a full day of bargaining reached a Trade […]

Acorp Industries is now a Local 118 signatory contractor!

BC Insulators Local 118 is pleased to announce that Acorp Industries, one of BC’s largest mechanical insulators, is now a signatory contractor! Acorp Industries ownership team of Joanne Jones and Ken Stobbard have secured a number of high profile projects in the province. Local 118 is now proud to represent seven […]

Lee Loftus & Cher Hanusiak: Save energy, money & the planet – with mechanical insulation

  Published in The Province newspaper, Sunday April 6, 2014 “Waste not, want not.” — Benjamin Franklin, 1706-1790 With Earth Day coming up on April 22, we will hear about “greener” energy efficient buildings and alternative power sources like solar panels. But the simplest and most economical way of saving money and […]

UPDATED: New Local 118 scholarship deadline is Tuesday May 13 – up to $5,000

UPDATE – the deadline for applications for Local 118 scholarships has been extended to Tuesday May 13 at 4:30 p.m.   The draws for the Ed Russell Scholarship, Alyce Hodgkins and Steve Duzek Scholarship will take place at the General Membership meeting on Tuesday May 13, 2014 at 7 pm.  Several scholarships […]