News

May 19, 2011
Canadian Natural Resources Limited is continuing to respond to the forest fires near the Horizon Oil Sands site. A number of smaller fires were extinguished earlier today and fire protection measures have been set up in several areas near site to reduce the fire threat to Horizon assets.
May 18, 2011
On behalf of the Cumberland Museum and Archives please find attached our invitation and registration form for the 2011 Miners Memorial Weekend in Cumberland BC  June 24th and 25th, 2011. 
May 2, 2011
Our last payment was sent to UBCJA in March 2010 – a full six months ahead of schedule – making our separation final, and our Canadian autonomy officially confirmed. While the victory couldn't have arrived soon enough, making this final separation payment means that CMAW is now free of all ties with UBCJA and also officially the very first all-Canadian building trade union.
April 25, 2011
Mitch Sinclair is member of CMAW and is currently the CMAW job steward for Mains Cranes in Nisku Alberta. Kimmy — a story of love and loss [img_assist|nid=54|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=300|height=398]Like two excited children with their whole lives ahead of them, Mitch and Kim set out for the long drive from Mississauga, Ontario to Edmonton, Alberta. Their road trip would take many days, but for the young newlyweds, the journey was an adventure. For them it meant leaving the past behind and finally realizing their dream of building a future together out west.
April 24, 2011
The B.C. Federation of Labour and the Vancouver District Labour Council invite you to pay tribute to workers who have been injured or killed on the job or died of an occupational disease. Bring your own union banners and invite co-workers, friends and family members to attend with you.
March 21, 2011
The following is from the January 2011 edition of WorkSafe Magazine.
January 12, 2011
[img_assist|nid=40|title=|desc=Cove Top & Flash Cove Employees have been locked out since December 23, 2010.|link=none|align=right|width=340|height=253]CMAW Local 1928 and Cove Top/Flash Cove have been bargaining for a new contract since June. The Union had proposed to work with no increases until spring.
January 10, 2011
We are now accepting CEP scholarship applications for 2011 2011 Scholarship procedures 2011 Scholarships Application Form
December 9, 2010
A large protest over union recognition attracted about 600 IBEW workers outside of a union hall on Hampton Ave. in south St. Louis Tuesday evening. An IBEW spokesperson says they organized this informational picket because the Carpenter's Union started their own electrical union, which IBEW says is not backed by an official union.