Articles & Announcements

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

Celebration of Life for Brother William O’Brian


A Celebration of life to be held at Dorval Legion Branch 245

9721 Cote de Liesse Road, Dorval, QC. on May 14, 2017 from 2 pm to 5 pm

For  more information call 514-631-5786


IUEC Local 50 will be holding an intake for the areas of North Bay, Sudbury, Timmins and Sault Ste. Marie.


Applicants must clearly state what municipality they live in for the intake committee.

Selected participants will be contacted by the committee and required to show identification that verifies the municipality you live in (photo ID with address).

You must submit your resume along with supporting documents of education to;



1. Email Resume with proof of education (OSSD or GED transcripts, Post Secondary Diploma or other)

2. IUEC Local 50 will review all emails from applicants

3. Local 50 will select applicants for further participation in the intake process

4. Successful applicants will challenge an aptitude test


Applicants that pass the aptitude test will then participate in further training buy Local 50.


Emails will only be accepted from March 27, 2017 until Friday April 7, 2017.





It is with deep sadness that we inform you of the passing of our active member Brother Barry Marten on Saturday March 18, 2017.

Family and friends will be received on Saturday March 25, 2017 at the Ward Funeral Home, Weston Chapel, located at 2035 Weston Rd. (North of Lawrence Ave. W.), York, ON  M9N 1X7  (416) 241-4618.  Visitation from 11:00 am. – until service in the Chapel at 1:00 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sunnybrook Health Sciences care of the Odette Cancer Centre.  Please visit “Book of Memories”