In the afternoon of May 31, 2018 the PNWRCC and AGC have agreed to extend the current contract; including wages and working conditions, until June 30th as to continue negotiations. We will keep you up to date as we continue the bargaining process.
A relief fund has been established by the Southern States Millwright Council, Central South Carpenters Regional Council, and the UBC to aid UBC members, their families, and their communities affected by this devastating flood in Louisiana and Alabama. Hundreds of carpenters, millwrights, pile drivers and other… Read More
Are you ready for the next step in your career? Are you passionate about your union and want to see improvements and greater opportunity for your fellow members on the job site and unrepresented carpenters? Apply today to join the Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters…. Read More
The Ballot Committee met on May 24, 2016 and counted ballots for several agreements. Six agreements were ratified today. The results of the “YES” votes are as follows: Western WA Wall and Ceiling Agreement- 60.94% Regional Scaffold Agreement- 67.90% Eastern WA Area Master Agreement- 76.65% Central WA Area… Read More
The $7.5 billion Jordan Cove LNG facility in Coos Bay, OR hit a setback on March 11, 2016 when the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) denied the applications of Jordan Cove LNG and Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline (“Pacific Connector”). Specifically, the FERC stated that the public… Read More
WESTERN WASHINGTON AGC On 6-2-2015 we recounted and added in addition ballots that were received after 5-22-2015 but postmarked on or before 5-20-2015. We received an additional 180 ballots 76 YES 53 NO 51 Challenged (Postmarked after 5-20-2015) That brings the final Ballot count for… Read More
Pacific Northwest Regional Council Staff have met with the Wyoming Contractors group multiple times over the course of the last few months. After some in-depth discussions we were able to reach the attached Tentative Agreement. Your bargaining team strongly recommends a “Yes” vote. Ballots must… Read More
Our bargaining Team met with the Montana Contractors Group and reached a Tentative Agreement that we believe addresses the issues of the membership. Please review the following overview of the Tentative Agreement. Your Bargaining Team strongly supports a yes vote. May 22, 2015- UPDATE- Agreement… Read More