Date: May 3, 2017
Interviewer: Jim Sinclair
Gary Kroeker spent over 35 years as an activist and executive member of Local 115 of the International Union of Operating Engineers as well a term as President of the BC Building Trades Council. He spoke with past-President of the BC Federation of Labour, Jim Sinclair, about the changes and challenges faced by the building trades over the years as well as the positive accomplishments of the unions in that sector.
Keywords: Operating Engineers 115; Building Trades; construction; affiliation clauses; picketing; Expo 86; Allied Hydro Council; non-union; project labour agreements