2018 CANADIAN APPRENTICE COMPETITION

The 2018 Competition, held annually in conjunction with the Canadian Convention, was
held in Victoria BC in July of this year. Local 8 is very proud to announce that our
competitor, Sam Townshend of Calgary was the First Place Winner.
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2018 PROVINCIAL & NATIONAL APPRENTICE COMPETITION
Skills competitions at the Provincial and National level were held at the
Edmonton Expo Centre in May & June, 2018.

Local 8 member Mike Aleniuk (Vet's Group) was the gold medal winner; shown below
 with Training Co-Ordinator, Jason Wright and his project. Lower right are the three
Local 8 apprentices participating: Shenyse Melnyk (silver), Michael Aleniuk (gold) and
 Rebecca Galley (bronze)
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HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
- Union Built House
 
 
     
     

LOCAL # 8 TRAINING HALL
 
On June 26th, Local 8 officially opened our new training facility, located in the Local 8 Hall.
Guests included new BTA Executive Director James Gibbins, International Representative Garry Kot, representatives of the AIT as well as contractors and members.
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SMWIA LOCAL 8 WORKING IN ALBERTA
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Alberta Industrial
Sheet Metal
Flynn Industrial
at Ledcor Mod Yard
Flynn Industrial at new
Fort McMurray Fire Hall
Flynn Industrial at new
Fort McMurray Fire Hall
Flynn Industrial at new
Fort McMurray Fire Hall
Crossthown H & V at new
South Calgary Hospital
Crossthown H & V at new
South Calgary Hospital
Crossthown H & V at new
South Calgary Hospital
Crossthown H & V at new
South Calgary Hospital
Crosstown H & V at new
South Calgary Hospital
Allied Blower Igloo Erectors crew at
new building site in Airdrie
Igloo Erectors crew at
the new Bow Bldg. Calgary
L.A. Brayer crew at the
new Edmonton Clinic
L.A. Brayer at the
new Edmonton Clinic
L.A. Brayer at the
new Edmonton Clinic
L.A. Brayer at the
new Edmonton Clinic
L.A. Brayer at the
new Edmonton Clinic
Holy Trinity Church/School,
Fort McMurray
Panel system by ProClad, Installation by  Bond-A-Ply
New Telus Science
Centre (Calgary)
Igloo Erectors at Telus
Science Centre
Igloo Erectors at Telus
Science Centre
Igloo Erectors at Telus
Science Centre
Igloo Erectors at Telus
Science Centre
Vets Sheet Metal Jacobs at Syncrude Jacobs at Syncrude
Flynn Industrial , Kearl Lake, Wapasu Midwest Fabricatior Shop, Edmonton Allied Blower shop
Calgary Board of Education
Maintenance Shop, Highfield
Calgary Board of Education
Maintenance Shop, Highfield
Calgary Board of Education
Other Photos:

2016 Service Awards

If you have photos you'd like to have added to our website, please email them to info@local8.ca
and we'd be happy to have a look.

 
2016 SMWIA Canadian
Apprenticeship Competition

Halifax - July 2016
Daniel Lee represented Local 8, shown here with B.A. Steve Satter, President Fred Galley and B.M. Doug Worobetz
 
2015 SMWIA Canadian
Apprenticeship Competition

Edmonton - July, 2015
Local 8 competitior, David Winchester with Local 8 officers and his completed
stagecoach project (designed by Rick Carter)
 
2013 SMWIA Canadian Apprenticeship Competition
Halifax - July, 2013
Local 8 represented by Jonathan Gray, bottom row, 2nd from left. Project was a replica of the world's largest fiddle.
 
2011 SMWIA Canadian
Apprenticeship Competition

Charlottetown - July, 2011
 
Anthony Rauws, shown with BA J. Peter Wyatt (left) and BM Doug Worobetz (centre) and Anthony's completed lighhouse project
 
2010 SMWIA Canadian
Apprenticeship Competition

Toronto - July, 2010
Local 8's Richard Geise with IA FST Joe Nigro and Gen. Presiden Michael Sullivan