Articles & Announcements

It is with heart-felt sympathy that we inform you of the sudden passing of our Brother Grant Davidson on Friday August 25, 2017.  Brother Davidson will be resting at the

Newediuk Funeral Homes, Whitby W. C. Town Funeral Chapel
110 Dundas Street East, Whitby, ON  L1N 2H7; Phone number is (905) 668-3410

Visitation and Funeral arrangements are as follows:

Friday, September 1st 2017 from 2 – 4 pm & 7 – 9 pm, Saturday, September 2nd 2017 from 2 – 4 pm & 7 – 9 pm and also on Sunday, September 3rd 2017 from 1 – 3 pm.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. John the Evangelist, 903 Giffard Street, Whitby on Saturday, September 2nd 2017 at 12 pm.  Cremation.

Condolences may be expressed online at

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Brother Davidson’s family and friends.

It is with deep sadness that we inform you of the passing of our Honourary Brother Dan Mishich on Tuesday May 30, 2017.  Brother Mishich will be resting at Aftercare Cremation & Burial Service – Toronto, located at 1097 O’Connor Drive, Toronto, ON  M4B 2T5, Telephone No. 416-440-8878.

Visitation:   Friday June 2, 2017 between 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 P.m.
Saturday June 3, 2017 between 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Service:       12:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the Funeral Home, followed by burial at Mount Pleasant Cemetery


It is with deep sadness that we inform you of the passing of our Honourary Brother William (Bill) Howitt on Saturday April 29, 2017.  Brother Howitt will be resting at the McIntosh-Anderson-Kellam Funeral Home located at 152 King Street East, Oshawa, Ontario on Saturday May 6th, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the memorial service in the Funeral Chapel at 2:00 p.m. Reception will follow at the funeral home.  Phone number (905) 433-5558

Donations in Brother Howitt’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Durham Region.  Online condolences may be shared at


Brothers and Sisters:

Please be advised that International Union of Elevator Constructors Local 125-A and National Elevator Escalator Association (NEEA) and the Construction Labour Relations Association of Newfoundland (CLRA) have agreed upon monetary terms and working conditions for a new 5 year Collective Bargaining Agreement expiring April 30th 2022. The membership of Local 125-A Newfoundland has ratified this new agreement and will be returning to work on 5/1/17

The Local 125-A Negotiating Committee along with the entire membership would like to thank all of the IUEC Locals Unions who financially supported our members and their families during this difficult time in obtaining a Collective Bargaining Agreement in Newfoundland.

The Greatest Strength of the IUEC, is the Brotherhood and un-wavering solidarity that all Elevator Constructors demonstrate when needed.


The Membership of Local 125-A