July 2019

Fall 2019 Shutdown Schedule Now Available!

Monday, July 22, 2019
Members: The Fall 2019 Shutdown Schedule has been updated to July 22, 2019. Please have a look at contractors, dates and locations.

June 2019

Local 488 Weld Test Training Centre - C-Pressure Qualification for Fall Shutdowns

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Brothers and Sisters: The Local 488 Weld Test Centre is looking for any Second or Third Year Welding Apprentices as well as Journeyman without a B-Pressure ticket that are interested in getting a C-Pressure Qualification for the Fall Shutdowns. This would be only for ACTIMS sites - Suncor (Fort...

Local 488 Introduces Plumbers 911

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Local 488 is looking to expand its market share into segments that we have not focussed on for some time. That is why we are introducing Plumbers911. We are currently looking for members who are considering starting their own Plumbing business - we are here to help and assist you in developing a...

March 2019

Important - Please Update IRATA Information

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Attention all Members: We are currently updating our database for IRATA tickets and we ask that you take the time to call us and validate your IRATA certifications. We also ask that you spread this message to your colleagues in the field. To update your IRATA information, please contact Stacey...

Letters RE: Drug Testing At Suncor Sites

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Brothers and Sisters: Please read the following correspondence from companies regarding random drug testing procedures at all Suncor sites. In addition, please read the additional attached document that explain the differences in the Suncor and Canadian Models.