PLCAC 69th Annual General Meeting & Convention

The Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada and its Board of Directors are excited to get preparations underway for the PLCAC’s 69th Annual General Meeting & Convention.  Known internationally as the City of Gardens, Victoria, BC has been named both the Most Romantic City in Canada and one of the top 15 Friendliest Cities in the … read more

Cancellation of PLCAC Victoria 2021 Convention

The PLCAC Board of Directors, after reviewing the pandemic status and vaccine roll-out projections, made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s PLCAC Annual Convention that was scheduled for May 16-21, 2021 at the Fairmont Empress in Victoria, BC. David Johnstone, President of the PLCAC noted: “We are living in a world of great uncertainty. … read more

BuildForce Canada Announces new Introduction to Mentorship Course

BuildForce Canada, the construction sector council partner who delivers the PLCAC developed, Pipeline Construction Safety Training (PCST) course, has announced a new course to support awareness and skill building for effective workplace mentoring relationships, Introduction to Mentorship. Introduction to Mentorship is self-paced, takes about two hours to complete, is online learning based and designed for … read more

Update: LNG Canada Project Construction

The single largest to-date private sector investment in Canadian history, the $40 billion LNG Canada project, continues to take shape near Kitimat and has surpassed the half-way mark. In 2021, roughly 4,000 workers were employed at the Kitimat site and 2022 is projected to be even more demanding for labour resources. “We had an extremely … read more

LiUNA Lending a Hand Team: Around the Bay Race

Joseph Mancinelli and the LiUNA Lending a Hand team are participating in the annual Around the Bay Road Race in support of St. Joseph’s Healthcare in Hamilton, ON on Sunday, March 27, 2022. The LiUNA team is comprised of LiUNA Board Members, staff and friends. Around the Bay (ATB) is the oldest road race in … read more