Category: Press Release

Thursday, November 29, 2018 News Release Building Trades Announce Scholarship Winners Trades NL is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Post Secondary Scholarships. Each year, Trades NL awards five – $2,000 scholarships to a dependent of a member in one of the 16 Newfoundland and Labrador Building Trade Unions, to aid in furthering […]

Thursday, October 25, 2018 News Release Building Trades Council Receives Commitment on Wages Trades NL / Resource Development Trades Council (RDTC) met with the Premier this morning and received a commitment that Astaldi Canada workers wages will be covered by Nalcor. “This morning, after several conversations and a meeting with Premier Ball, we received a […]

Thursday, October 25, 2018 News Release Astaldi Workers Not Paid & Building Trades Council Calls for Immediate Meeting with Premier Trades NL / Resource Development Trades Council (RDTC) is confirming that Astaldi Canada did not meet payroll at the Muskrat Falls project site this week, meaning workers did not get paid for work done, and are […]

Friday, October 19, 2018 News Release Building Trades Council Calling on Premier & Nalcor to Protect Employees Trades NL / Resource Development Trades Council (RDTC) is calling on Premier Ball and Nalcor to intervene and ensure workers at the Muskrat Falls project site are protected, accommodated to travel home safely and compensated for their work […]

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 Trades NL is excited to announce the formation of Build Together Newfoundland & Labrador, a national program that promotes, supports and mentors women in the skilled construction trades. Build Together Newfoundland & Labrador is comprised of tradeswomen, both apprentices and journey persons, along with important partnerships with Women in Resource Development, […]

Newfoundland Labrador Building Construction Trades Council PRESS RELEASE June 16, 2017 NL Building Trades Contribute $50,000 to New Childcare Center in Happy Valley-Goose Bay The Newfoundland Labrador Building Construction Trades Council joined the Provincial Government, members of the Early Childhood Development Association (ECDA) of Happy Valley-Goose Bay, and local residents this week to announce a […]

PRESS RELEASE The Gathering Place Supported by Trades NL Trades NL announced today that it will make a 4-year, $120,000 contribution on behalf of its members to support the Gathering Place. Executive Director Darin King joined with Trades NL members and Joanne Thompson, Executive Director of the Gathering Place, to make the announcement. “Our board […]

Building Trades of Newfoundland and Labrador PRESS RELEASE Trades NL Contributes $120,000 to School Lunch Association Trades NL announced today that it will make a 4-year, $120,000 contribution on behalf of its members to support the School Lunch Association. Executive Director Darin King joined with Trades NL members and Ken Hopkins, Executive Director of the […]

Building Trades of Newfoundland and Labrador PRESS RELEASE Trades NL Contributes $120,000 to School Lunch Association Trades NL announced today that it will make a 4-year, $120,000 contribution on behalf of its members to support the School Lunch Association. Executive Director Darin King joined with Trades NL members and Ken Hopkins, Executive Director of the […]

Newfoundland Labrador Building Trades Council October 17, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Building Trades Contribute $250,000 to Salvation Army’s New Hope Community Centre Project The Newfoundland and Labrador Building Trades Council (NLBCTC) joined with representatives from the Salvation Army to announce a partnership where the Council will contribute $250,000 towards the construction of the Center of […]