Pipelines Connect Jobs -- Why the Disconnect?

Oct 29, 2014

BY CHRISTOPHER SMILLIE  Senior Advisor, Government Relations and Public Affairs Canadian Building Trades Pipelines deliver energy directly to consumers or to industry and have operated safely in...

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Canada Should Look to the U.S. for Skilled Workers

Sep 8, 2014

BY CHRISTOPHER SMILLIE  Senior Advisor, Government Relations and Public Affairs Canadian Building Trades This past Thursday, September 4, Ottawa hosted an Executive Steering Committee Meeting...

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Frontier College & Canadian Building Trades Literacy And Essential Skills For The Building Trades

Aug 19, 2014

Objectives Frontier College, in partnership with the Canadian Building Trades and its trades unions and affiliates, will develop and test a building trades-based Literacy and Essential Skills (LES...

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Energy Development

Energy Development

CBTU believes in energy independence for North America and supports oil sands and other hydrocarbon developments in Canada.

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Mobility

Mobility

CBTU is campaigning to have the federal government introduce a Construction Mobility Tax Credit—a personal tax exemption on expenses construction workers typically incur when they temporarily relocate for work.

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Pipelines

Pipelines

CBTU’s campaign in support of pipeline projects is designed to educate the public in communities located along key routes about the benefits of these projects.

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