Media Releases

Canada’s Building Trades Unions pleased with NEB conditional approval for TransMountain Project

May 20, 2016

OTTAWA, May 19, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions pleased with NEB conditional approval for TransMountain Project/ OTTAWA, May 19, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) welcomes the National Energy Board’s…

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Canada’s Building Trades Unions and Build Together pleased to support Bill C-243

May 17, 2016

OTTAWA, May 17, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions & Build Together, Women of the Building Trades are pleased to support Bill C-243, an Act respecting the development of a national maternity assistance program strategy and…

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Canada’s Building Trades Unions Pleased with Measures in 2016 Federal Budget

Mar 22, 2016

CBTU Canada Newswire OTTAWA, Mar. 22, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions are pleased with the support demonstrated for the skilled trades in this Government’s first tabled budget. The Government has funded a number…

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Canada’s Building Trades Unions and National Construction Labour Relations Alliance pleased with introduction of Bill C-227

Feb 25, 2016

CNW OTTAWA, Feb 25, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) and the National Construction Labour Relations Alliance (NCLRA) welcome the introduction of an Act to amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services…

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Canada’s Building Trades Unions pleased with introduction of repeal legislation for Bill C-377 and Bill C-525

Jan 28, 2016

Canada News Wire OTTAWA, Jan. 28, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions are very pleased with the introduction of repeal legislation for Bill C-377 and Bill C-525. Canada’s Building Trade Unions are pleased this is…

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Canada’s Building Trades Unions Welcome the Announcement on Bill C 377

Dec 21, 2015

OTTAWA, Dec. 21, 2015 /CNW/ – On behalf of Canada’s Building Trades Unions, representing over 500,000 middle class Canadians, Bob Blakely, Canadian Operating Officer said: “During the debate on these onerous,…

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Public Viewing of 4 Finalist Proposals for Canadian Building Trades Monument

Nov 24, 2015

CBTU MEDIA RELEASE – NOVEMBER 24, 2015 Canadian Building Trades Monument – Public Art Competition Public Viewing of 4 Finalist Proposals December 10, 2015 Musée Bytown Museum, Ottawa 5pm – 7:30…

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Skilled Trades Platform 2015

Oct 8, 2015

Download the platform Skilled Trades Platform 2015 (PDF) Skilled Trades Platform 2015 (High Resolution PDF) Canada’s cities and towns are crumbling around us Canada needs a comprehensive integrated infrastructure program that…

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Canada’s Building Trades Announces New Deputy Director – Arlene Dunn

Oct 6, 2015

CBTU Ottawa, October 6, 2015:   Robert Kucheran, the Chair of the Canadian Executive Board of Canada’s Building Trades Unions, announced today that as a result of an extensive executive search, that…

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The U.S.-Canada Border Needs to Open For the Skilled Workforce

May 15, 2015

CHRISTOPHER SMILLIEHuff Post Business Canada Still nothing for people going to work! Canada and the United States signed an agreement recently which in reality won’t witness results for many years and certainly will…

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