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IAM Canada News

Obituary – Vincent Blais

It is with deep sadness that IAM Canada announces the passing of Vincent Blais, former Administrative Assistant on 21 February, 2020 in Gatineau, QC. at the age of 75. He became a member of the IAM in 1966 and was a 50-year member. Vincent leaves behind his grieving spouse Ginette,

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IAM Canada News

Long strike on Vancouver Island ends in settlement

Thursday 06 February, 2020For immediate release Victoria, BC – The sixty IAM Local 456 members working at three car dealerships in Nanaimo and Victoria reached a tentative agreement with Subaru of Nanaimo, Mercedes-Benz Nanaimo and Three Point Motors Victoria. They had been on strike since Friday, 13 December, 2019. The

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IAM District 78 News

IAM Jobs and Quebec aerospace ecosystem preserved despite Bombardier’s withdrawal from commercial aircraft construction

For immediate release Montreal, 13 February, 2020 – Bombardier sold its stake in the A-220 Limited Partnership (33.58%) to Airbus and Investissement Québec. The transaction allows Airbus subsidiary, Stelia, to take over part of the activities of the Bombardier plant in Ville Saint-Laurent. More than 3,300 aerospace jobs in Quebec

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IAM 1922 News

1922 Passes Local Budget at February 2020 General Meeting

It was another stellar turnout for IAM Local Lodge 1922 at our February 2020 General Meeting. Thank you to all the members, returning and first time, for taking part. Our Union is only as strong as our workers who power it. Discussion and motions at the meeting included: Passing the

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IAM Canada News

Young Machinists visit IAM Canadian Office, share vision of the union

12 February 2020 Three Young Machinists committee from IAM Local 2323 visited the IAM Canadian Office yesterday to meet and discuss our common vision. The members, all working in Air Canada Cabin Services, recently joined the LL 2323 Young Machinists Committee. They discussed how to get involved in their union,

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IAM District 78 News

Workers at Trojan Tire in Burlington Vote to Join IAM

IAM District 78 Grows The 15 employees of Trojan Tire in Burlington recently voted to join the IAM. Our newest members manufacture and service a soft cell inserted into large tires which are used in mining, waste management, and other sectors all over the world. This soft cell prevents the

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