BC Ironworkers Local 97

Local 97 represents over 1,800 men and women in the British Columbia ironworking industry.

Sep 15

8 BCIT students to benefit from George Angelomatis Memorial Bursary

Local 97 is pleased to announce that eight students studying trades at BCIT will receive financial a

Aug 23

Local 97 Election 2016

Can’t let the Americans have all the fun! It’s time for Local 97’s elections.

Jul 15

Costec Chomenko

Just as the local was preparing for his pending retirement it is with great shock and sadness that w

Apr 8

Education Outreach

Are you a member of Local 97 living outside The Lower Mainland? Is it tough for you to get to the ha

Apr 1

97’s Welding Trailer

Care to take a peek inside Local 97’s brand-new welding facility on wheels?

Mar 21

Class In Fort St. John

Here’s a shot from the Introduction To Trade program that 97 ran last week up in Fort St. John

Mar 9

Haiti Follow-Up Article

“These six guys who came down were unbelievable in what they did,” said Serge Massicotte

Mar 1

Building It Better

Check out this rockin’┬ánew video┬ápromoting┬áCanada’s ironworkers!

Feb 17

CBC Haiti Interview

Local 97 dispatcher Paul Beacom talks with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation about 97’s hu

Feb 12

BCIT Commercial Shoot

Just recently, a production crew needed help with a commercial and these 97 apprentices taking a Lev

Jan 25

Training Galore At 97

So much going on at the hall! If you’re a 97 member interested in taking advantage of some of

Dec 7

A Blast From The Fast

One of our newer signatory contractors came to us with a project recently. They thought it would tak