News

April 7, 2015
A few updates to note. You can download an updated CMAW Training & Reimbursement Form. We've also added forklift training and rough terrain lift to list of pre-approved ‎courses. Keep an eye on the training section.
December 12, 2014
New Pension report brings happy returns in uncertain economic times for members of the CMAW Defined Contribution Pension Plan. You can view the complete report by clicking here. 
September 15, 2014
Dependent children of CMAW members attending post-secondary education are eligible to apply for a John St-Amand/Madeleine Parent Bursary from the Confederation of Canadian Unions. Bursaries are worth $500. Applications will be selected by lottery at the CCU/CSC meeting in Halifax, Nova Scotia this fall.
August 28, 2014
CMAW had the opportunity to participate in Mediaplanet Canada's Organized Labour campaign where industry leaders united to educate others on the importance of Canadian Unions.
July 16, 2014
DCM, one of our major employers in Fort McMurray, has produced a three-minute video to help recruit more workers. The video emphasizes the importance of a strong and fulfilling 'family' relationship with its workers.
July 7, 2014
The new 47-minute documentary, called The Voice for Independent Unions in Canada, illustrates the CCU’s dedication to the establishment of a democratic, independent labour movement.
May 20, 2014
CMAW has secured work on the John Hart Generating Station project in Campbell River, BC. The 67-year-old dam is being modernized and the project is expected to employ 90 carpenters, mostly from CMAW Local 2020 and with a few key people coming from CMAW Local 2300. 
April 23, 2014
"Our beloved Carol (Stroshein) and Bryan Thor died suddenly Sunday April 13, 2014. They never knew they were incomplete until finding each other. Together Forever... They leave behind 5 children, 5 grandchildren and countless loved ones. They are so well loved and terribly missed.
April 9, 2014
Prince Rupert Courthouse wrapped in scaffold and shrink wrap. Project involved exterior renovation, including lead paint abatement, repointing of mortar joints and window replacements.