Local 97 represents over 1,800 men and women in the British Columbia ironworking industry.
Despite the challenges posed by COVID-19 we decided to continue on the with the memorial, in a socially distanced way. We were honoured to have Lou attend the memorial and speak about passing the tradition on to a new generation. Watch a video of the memorial as it was broadcast via ZOOM: https://zo
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, we are not hosting an in-person Ironworkers Bridge Memorial in
Join us on Monday June 17th for this annual event at 1pm.
Come out and join us as we watch the top apprentices from the Western Canadian Ironworkers Union Locals compete for the title, and their chance to attend the International competition! The competition is July 7th, from 9:30 to 3:30, at BCIT in Burnaby. It is located in the Steel Trades Building, NE1
Ironworkers Local 97 would like to invite you to join us as we mark the 60th anniversary of the collapse of the Ironworkers Memorial Bridge. This year’s event is particularly significant as it is a major milestone, and to commemorate it we have paired the memorial with a weekend of recognition
Local 97 is excited to announce our new partnership with Stalkaya Construction Group Ltd! Stalkaya Construction Group is owned and operated by members of the Squamish Nation. Ironworkers Local 97 is proud to have many members of the Squamish nation as members of our union, and look forward to workin
On Saturday, June 17th 2017, we will be hosting the 59th Ironworkers Bridge Memorial. The ceremony will start at 1:00 p.m. and will include several speakers, musicians, and guests of honour. A wreath laying ceremony will follow. Parking is available at the North end of Boundary Road, in front of Bat
We are pleased to announce that Formula Contractors, based in Prince George, Victoria and Pouce Coup
The results of the Ironworkers Local 97 Election for the following offices are as follows: PRESIDENT
Local 97 is pleased to announce that eight students studying trades at BCIT will receive financial a
Can’t let the Americans have all the fun! It’s time for Local 97’s elections.