Posts written in : May 2016

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May 16
2016

Ministry of Labour takes charge of Ontario College of Trades (OCOT) scope-of-work enforcement

In a surprise move, the Ontario government has transferred key enforcement functions for the Ontario College of Trades (OCOT) to the Ministry of Labour (MOL) from the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU). MTCU deputy minister Sheldon Levy and MOL acting deputy minister Sophie Dennis signed a May 9 memo describing the changes. “As the province moves forward with Mr. Dean’s recommendations, […]

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May 16
2016

The IMPACT JOB PROFITS PROGRAM

An Internal Training Program for the Ironworking Industry FMI Corporation, in collaboration with The Ironworker Management Progressive Action Cooperative Trust (IMPACT), presents  for the ironworking industry. FMl and IMPACT customize the program to fit the specific needs of your company, which is then delivered for the sole benefit of your field supervisors. INCREASE profits by […]

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May 10
2016

Nucor Announces Expansion of Vulcraft/Verco Group into Canada

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today that its Vulcraft/Verco Group is expanding into Canada. The new production facility will operate as Vulcraft Canada, Inc., and will be located near Hamilton, Ontario to serve the Central and Eastern Canadian markets. The facility will produce steel joists, joist girders, and decking. Product fabrication is expected to begin later this year. […]

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