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Western Canada Apprentice Competition Winners

2015 UA Western Canada Apprentice Competition Winners!

The UA Western Canada Apprentice Competition was held at the UA Piping Industry College of BC last month and members from across the region took part. “Congratulations to the winners and to all the apprentices who competed. We were so very impressed by your skills and with your enthusiasm and energy throughout the competition,” said Executive Director, Al Philips of the UA Piping Industry College of British Columbia. This year’s competition was made possible by UA members Chris Henriksen (Local 179), Chris Waples (Local 488), Steve Ducharme (Local 254), Matt Buss (Local 516), Jamie McPherson (Local 324) and Alisdair Reid (Local 324) who helped with the planning, co-ordination and judging of the competition. UAPICBC instructors, staff and volunteers also put in a lot time and hard work planning and hosting this successful event. The UA Canada was proud to sponsor the events alongside UA Locals 170, 516, 179, 254, 324 …


UA Canada supports military families with $30k donation

In honour of Corporal Cirillo, Warrant Officer P. Vincent, two brave Canadian soldiers who were tragically killed within days of each other in senseless acts of terror, and all of the Canadian service men and women who have selflessly dedicated their lives to protect Canadian’s freedom and way of life, UA Canada has donated $30,000 to the True Patriot Love Foundation (TPL).