Local 118 In The News

Boom Town BC

If you want to know where most of the jobs are right now, you have to run your finger up the map to B.C.’s northeast, where an estimated 14,000 people are directly employed in the shale gas fields outside of Fort Nelson and Fort St. John. Pipefitters, power engineers, machinists, […]

CHES ONTARIO 2012 Conference & Trade Show

CHES ONTARIO 2012 Conference & Trade Show.The 2012 CHES Ontario conference is returning to North America’s most sustainable city, Kingston Ontario with the theme: Innovation and Sustainability Reduce Costs, Increase Revenue and Respond to Aging Infrastructure: The Costs vs. the Benefits. GlassCell Isofab and TIAC participated in the CHES-Ontario Chapter […]


Sunday June 10th was the Walk for Truth for Asbestos Victims. It was a great day as over a hundred people walk through Powell River. Brothers Martin Skadsheim, Alex Sharpe & Lee Loftus were among them. The Ford Family from Powell River BC lost their electrician father, Dave, to mesothelioma […]

June 2012 General Meeting

. June 12th 2012 Local 118s General meeting was held at the Operating Engineers Hall on Ledger Road in Burnaby. This is the place to be to find out the latest news on the Work Outlook,Financial Reports, and all other aspects of Union business. The meeting commenced at 7:00pm with […]