IBEW LU 993 was nominated and won the BC Breaking Barrier award. This award is provided to an outstanding organization or individual for their work in tackling systemic or institutional racism and reducing barriers for communities that experience marginalization. Speaking on behalf of IBEW 993 Business Manager Glen Hilton said the IBEW LU 993 team … Read more
The Honourable John Horgan, Premier of British Columbia, and the Honourable Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, invite you to the virtual BC Multiculturalism and Anti-Racism awards ceremony at 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 21, 2021 – the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. To watch, please visit the … Read more
It’s back and better than ever! the IBEW First District International Representatives are holding our annual draw but we decided to change things up this year, making the top prize $20,000.00 cash and two (2) cash prizes of $5,000.00. This was based on feedback we have received from members on changing up the Grand Prize. … Read more
Business Manager, Glen Hilton, with IBEW 993’s new boomtruck. This addition will help IBEW 993 members get their A Level Boomtruck Certification so requests for operators will go to 993 members. This is one certification that’s always been in demand but difficult to obtain.
IBEW 993 and IBEW 993 Women’s Committee donated $1,500 for the Coldest Night of the Year!!! IBEW 993 and IBEW 993 Women’s Committee has a long history of supporting The Mustard Seed Kamloops, as they help the homeless by giving them a chance for a new life and hope for a better future.
Glen Hilton, the Business Manager and Financial Agent for IBEW LU 993, holding our new flag for the Kamloops & District Labour Council. Several locals from various unions associated with the KDLC have purchased flags to be used during special events. IBEW 993’s affiliation with local labour councils in our jurisdiction helps ensure that we … Read more
Steven Forrest from TL&T has informed IBEW 993 that TL&T has been awarded the 2020 Contractor of the Year by JF/JV for the LNGC Site. Steven stated that “this is a signification achievement for TL&T and we could not have attained this without the support of our TL&T Employees, which includes our Administration Staff, Field … Read more
The other day, Mollie asked me how big IBEW 993’s jurisdiction is. From looking at the jurisdiction map, you can see it’s quite large, but how large? Initially I thought it wouldn’t be possible, but then I remembered that almost a decade ago I plotted our jurisdiction so I could add it to maps. I believe … Read more
Thank you to all who have attended our webinars and have provided feedback. After a brief break, we’re excited to return to Webinar Wednesdays in 2021 with our next webinar titled, “Introduction to the Code of Excellence”. The IBEW Code of Excellence (COE) ensures the highest standards of excellence for all our industries. The program is … Read more
Dear Sisters, Brothers and Friends of the IBEW, from the Officers and Staff of local 993 it is our wish that you have a safe and enjoyable Christmas this year. Although it will be difficult to be together because of restrictions we can reflect on how important that is to us. Lets use that as … Read more