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PCA Highly Disappointed by Withdrawal of Teck Resources Mine Project

Edmonton (February 24, 2019) – The cancellation of the $20-billion Frontier Oil Sands Mine Project, is a major setback for resource development in Canada, according to the Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA), whose member companies and workers would have welcomed the opportunity to build the project. “It’s a major blow to Canadian workers, their […]

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B.C. Supreme Court Urged to Quash Horgan Government’s Labour Deal

Vancouver (February 3, 2020) – The NDP government’slabour framework, devised for the sole purpose of benefitting its Building Trades Union (BTU) cronies, violates the rights of 85 percent of B.C.’s construction workforce and should be declared unconstitutional, according to a coalition of British Columbia’s largest construction associations and progressive unions. Today the B.C. Supreme Court […]

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PCA Supports New Government Initiative to Attract More Job Seekers to the Skilled Trades

PCA commends the Ford government for taking a leadership role in boosting the skilled trades. The government has launched a new multi-media advertising campaign that promotes the skilled trades as a rewarding and lucrative career choice. PCA was pleased to attend today’s campaign launch by the Honourable Monte McNaughton, Minister of Labour, Training and Skills […]

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PCA Supports Direction of Alberta UCP’s First Budget

(Edmonton, Oct. 24, 2019) – The Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA), whose member companies employ thousands of Alberta construction workers, supports the Alberta government’s 2019 budget, recognizing that sacrifices are necessary to restore the province’s investment climate, drive the economy and create jobs. “This is a budget that’s right for the times,” said Paul […]

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PCA Urges Trudeau Government to Make Infrastructure and the Energy Economy Top Priorities

Edmonton (October 22, 2019) – The Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA) whose member companies build major Canadian infrastructure projects, including pipelines, congratulates Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party of Canada on their federal election victory. “After a distracting and divisive campaign it’s time for Canadians to get back to building this country’s future,” said […]

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PCA Announcement

PCA Announces Change in Ontario Leadership Toronto (October 7, 2019) – The Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA) is pleased to announce that Karen Renkema will assume the role as Vice-President, Ontario. “I’m delighted to take on a leading role with an organization that walks the talk, and truly is progressive and forward thinking,” said […]

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Busted! PCA Campaign Calls Out Horgan Government’s Fake CBAs

Vancouver (Sept. 18th, 2019) – The Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA)whose member companies employ thousands of B.C. construction workers, today launched a public awareness campaign that calls out the Horgan government for introducing “fake” Community Benefit Agreements (CBAs) on major infrastructure projects in B.C. “B.C. workers and communities will see few of the so-called […]

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B.C. Supreme Court Clears Way for Challenge of Horgan Government’s Lopsided Labour Rules

Vancouver (July 23, 2019) – Today’s decision by the B.C. Supreme Court is a major step forward in the effort to protect the rights of the majority of the province’s construction workers, according to the Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA) whose member companies employ thousands of construction workers across B.C. The B.C. Supreme Court […]

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