BCA Enabling Proposal Ballot Count

The BCA enabling proposal ballot count was tallied today, the result is as follows;

343 ballots were returned.

211 accepted the proposal.

128 rejected the proposal.

4 ballots were spoiled.

The enabling proposal has been accepted. The tentative date for enacting the proposal is March 5, 2017

Thank you to the balloting committee, Ross Kirkpatrick, Jim Wymer, Christine Hoffmann, Maureen Hellmann and Ken Noga.

Welder Performance Qualification Testing

On February 20, 2017 Boilermakers Lodge 359 received it’s Certificate of Recognition from the BC Safety Authority.

What does this mean? It means that Lodge 359 can now provide qualification performance pressure weld testing for our members at the Joe Kiwior – Ivan Shook Training Centre.

Any Lodge 359 member that wants to upgrade their welders log book and test should make arrangements through Gord Weel or his assistant Jamie White by calling the general office during regular business hours, 778.369.3590.

Lodge 359 Apprenticeship and Training

Boilermakers Support Local BMX Racer

Boilermakers Lodge 359 along with the Canadian International have sponsored local British Colombia BMX Racer Adicus Bird.

The Comox Valley newspaper has written a article about this talented young lady, the story can be read by clicking here.

Lodge 359 Staff