FSR Code Course in Prince George Information

The 2018 Code is Almost Here The 2018 Canadian Electrical Code will be adopted January 1, 2020 Course Information November 16 – December 1st, 2019 Schedule: Saturday and Sundays – 48 hours inclusive with 6 x 8 hour classes (8:00am to 4:30pm) Starting: November – 16, 17, 23, 24, 30 December – 1 Location: Four … Read more

A Huge Thank you to Houle Electric for Donating $1200 to the Comfort Cases

A huge thank you to Houle Electric and Jessie and Justine who stopped by to drop off a $1200 dollar donation and two Gift cards from Houle Electric to assist IBEW LU 993 Women’s Committee in building the Comfort Cases to be distributed on International Women’s Day March 2020. There will be 3 major projects … Read more

Royal Inland Patient Tower Site Visit & presentation to the TRU foundation classes

Angeline Camille and Mollie Routledge joined Eric Chambers and Cody Pederson from Houle Electric Strategic Projects to give a presentation to the Thompson University Foundation Classes on the Patient Tower in Kamloops. The presentation review what it takes to build a hospital and the progress of the RIH Patient Tower. After the presentation the foundation … Read more

IBEW 993 Women’s Committee Members in Unit II Meet to Organize Comfort Cases, Shoe Memorial, and Children’s Christmas Party in Unit II

IBEW 993 Women’s Committee members Chandra Basil, Alison Klie, Tammy Schneider, Melina Todd, Rachel Ferguson, Cassandra Adolph, Angeline Camille, Mollie Routledge from Unit II Meet to discuss and organize for the 2019 Shoe Memorial in Kamloops Children’s Christmas Party and the Comfort Case for Sexual Assualt Victims. If anyone would like to assist with these … Read more

KDLC Labour Day Picnic in Kamloops

Once again IBEW 993 cooked up the burgers and dogs at the Kamloops & District Labour Council Picnic on Labour Day. We had a great bunch of volunteers working to keep everyone at McDonald Park fed. We even recruited some of the Next Next Gen of union electricians throughout the day. Through burger and hot … Read more

News Brief: 2019 Construction and Maintenance Recap – Final Thoughts

This year’s C&M conference had rousing speeches, recognition of those who rose above the call, invaluable workshops, and an opportunity to engage with leadership on important topics. Director of Construction and Maintenance Department Mike Richard had some thoughts about just how special it is to be an organization like the IBEW. He said the construction department alone is … Read more

News Brief: 2019 Construction and Maintenance – Breakout Sessions

Under the bright lights, on the big stage is usually where the headliners play, and at the IBEWConstruction and Maintenance conference that’s true as well. The two conference workshop sessions are where attendees learn new ways of doing business. This year, members came together to learn about new programs within the industry, reflected on organizing efforts, … Read more