Media Releases

Canada’s Building Trades Unions welcomes pipeline announcement

Nov 30, 2016

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) welcomes the announcement of approval of two major pipeline projects by the Rt. Hon. Justin Trudeau. Skilled trades people and Canada’s economy depend on major resource projects…

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CBTU applauds the passage of Bill C-4 through the House of Commons

Oct 21, 2016

OTTAWA, Oct. 20, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) are very pleased with the successful passage of Bill C-4 through the House of Commons, repealing legislation from the prior session’s Bill C-377 and…

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Labour Day Message

Sep 3, 2016

Our Labour Day message has been on a variety of themes over the last few years. We would like to think that those themes were pretty important and related to you,…

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Canada’s Building Trades Unions are pleased to support Bill C-292

Jun 15, 2016

Canada Newswire OTTAWA, June 15, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions are pleased to support Bill C-292, an Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (occupational disease and accident registry) by MP Sheri Benson (Saskatoon West)….

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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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