building trades


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build′ing trades`


n.
those trades, as carpentry that are primarily concerned with the construction and finishing of buildings.
[1885–90]
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The building trades asserted its position in unambiguous terms, and all San Francisco was in turmoil.
"Why won't the building trades come out?" he demanded wrathfuly of the obscurity that veiled the ways of living and the world.
"When'd ye see him last?" asked old man Denny, with one eye on the report of the Building Trades League.
number of students an opportunity to learn the building trades, and the students would use the money paid to them to keep themselves in school.
You know, and you know that I know just what jobbery was done in the building trades' strike last fall, who put up the money, who did the work, and who profited by it." (Brentwood flushed darkly.) "But we are all tarred with the same brush, and the best thing for us to do is to leave morality out of it.
But despite a building boom that has kept employee contributions strong as of late, it's an uncertain time for pension plans thathad to cope with a fallingstock marketin 2018 and are paying out benefits to retired workers who are living longer than ever, acknowledges Mike Gantert, director of the Elm Grove-based Building Trades United Trust Fund.
In partnership with government, the Building Trades Unions have established the Allied Infrastructure and Related Construction Council of BC that will enter into contracts on behalf of workers.
In industries such as the building trades, apprenticeships retain the core principle of learning from a skilled professional, but what makes these apprenticeships special is that they pay wages that can support the apprentice and his or her family.
For technical members, the city is seeking people with expertise in architecture and environmentally friendly buildings, a building trades union representative, a developer, an environmental professional, a public health professional, and a human rights representative.
The workers are eligible to join the New York Building Trades Modular Unit, established in an agreement between FCRC and seven unions in the building trades.
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