BC Insulators members in solidarity with BC teachers

Members of the BC Insulators are respecting the picket lines of sisters and brothers from the BC Teachers Federation, who are on strike to get a new collective agreement with their employer. BC Insulators who work at the Vancouver School Board are affected by the dispute. All union members are […]

BC Insulators at Canadian Green Buildings Conference

The BC Insulators made a very successful appearance with our trade show booth at the Canadian Green Building Council Building Lasting Change Conference in Toronto June 2-4, 2014. Brothers Mark Guay, Neil Munro and Lee Loftus attended and worked with members of the Insulators Ontario Local 95 to promote Mechanical insulation to the […]

Two $500 bursaries available to BC Insulators trades trainees

BC Insulators members enrolled in a union-recognized Trades Training program are eligible for two new $500 bursaries established by the BC Building Trades Council in the memory of Brother Fred Randall. Randall was a long-time Business Manager and member of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 115, as well […]

Master Apprentice Competition At BCIT A Big Success

The BC Insulators hosted this year’s Western Canada Master Apprentice Competition on the campus at BCIT. Representatives from Saskatchewan, Alberta and BC competed in the 2 day event. The apprentices, Benny Burden (BC), Colby Teel (Alta), and Brandon Mang (Sask) insulated and metalled a mock up piping station over the […]