20

March

First Female Crane Operator in Manitoba

Svetlana Kolesnikova is on cloud nine, both literally and figuratively. On April 28, 2017, the Russian immigrant became the first female tower crane operator in Manitoba, and now she’s living out her dream high in the sky.
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25

January

Winnipeg Hospitals & Winnipeg Regional Health Authority Update

With 2018 underway, we would like to offer a short update for our membership on Winnipeg Hospitals and the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority.
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19

January

Fatal Injury to Forbes Employee near Gilliam

We are profoundly saddened to lose a worker at a project site where the project owner, contractors and skilled trades unions have always made safety a mutual first priority.
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17

January

The Manitoba Government and the Nellie McClung Foundation present the Nellie McClung Trailblazer Scholarships for Young Women

The Nellie McClung Trailblazer Scholarships for Young Women are for female students considering careers in the exciting fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), business or underrepresented trades.
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17

December

Local 987 Committed to Training Apprentices at Home

This article is from the IUOE Winter 2017 Magazine. When the industry required tower crane operators, IUOE Local 987 answered the call. Last year, Manitoba was experiencing a tremendous amount of growth in a very short time. From hydroelectric projects in Northern Manitoba to numerous high rise projects in Winnipeg’s city center, work was booming.…
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07

December

Gallery: OE987 Christmas Open House 2017

Check out the photos from our 2017 Winnipeg Christmas Open House!
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01

November

OE987 Christmas Open House

We’re excited to announce that our annual OE987 Christmas Open House is coming up for both our Winnipeg and Brandon locations.
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28

August

OE987 Show Support at St. Boniface Hospital Rally

On Thursday, August 24, OE987 members were proud to rally at the St. Boniface Hospital in support of our brothers and sisters in health care support positions.
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09

August

A Family Living Wage in Manitoba

Read about the current living wage for residents of Winnipeg, Brandon and Thompson.
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25

July

Hospital support staff hold rally opposing cuts

Dozens of Winnipeg hospital workers drew attention Tuesday to a growing sense of uncertainty and confusion over provincial health-care cuts.
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