Entries by Ken Noga

Extended Health Care Claims Moving To Manulife

If you have any questions regarding the extended health care claims conversion to Manulife, please call the Plan Administrators office at 1-877-926-4537 (Bilsland Griffith). Please click here to view the letter mailed to members regarding the conversion. Please click here to view the Manulife brochure. Lodge 359 Staff

Welder Performance Qualification Testing

On February 20, 2017 Boilermakers Lodge 359 received it’s Certificate of Recognition from the BC Safety Authority. What does this mean? It means that Lodge 359 can now provide qualification performance pressure weld testing for our members at the Joe Kiwior – Ivan Shook Training Centre. Any Lodge 359 member that wants to upgrade their […]

Boilermakers Support Local BMX Racer

Boilermakers Lodge 359 along with the Canadian International have sponsored local British Colombia BMX Racer Adicus Bird. The Comox Valley newspaper has written a article about this talented young lady, the story can be read by clicking here. Lodge 359 Staff

January 2017 Newsletter

Helping Out The Luyt Family On December 31st, 2016 I was in contact with my neighbours the Gotro family in Kamloops who had lost their 12 year old Grandson in November of 2016. Kai Gotro was a special needs child who passed away at Canuck Place Children’s Hospice. From my understanding, Jean Gotro was somehow in contact […]

Boilermakers Health and Welfare Plan – Important Changes Coming

IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING UPCOMING CHANGES TO YOUR EXTENDED HEALTH CARE COVERAGE January 18th, 2017 Effective February 1, 2017 your out of country / emergency travel accident insurance will be provided by Manulife through Allianz Global Assistance.  The coverage will remain the same, but in the event you have a claim, you will contact Allianz Global Assistance.  […]

2017 Boilermaker Scholarship Program

The 2017 Boilermaker Scholarship notification and application form have now been posted on the Membership Services page within the “Scholarships” pull down menu. To be eligible, the applicant must be a son, daughter, legally adopted child or dependent of a member in good standing. Applications are limited to high school seniors who will be entering their […]

Farrah Fights CDG

Boilermakers working at the Fort Nelson Spectra Energy site have reached out in support of the local community to assist with a great fundraising program for a young girl with a very rare congenital disorder known as CDG (Congenital Disorder of Glycosylation). Our members have organized a number of 50/50 card draws to help assist […]

September 2016 Newsletter

33rd Consolidated Convention Report Our members elect local lodge officers and delegates to the Consolidated Convention held every five years. For this 33rd Consolidated Convention held on July 18th to July 21st, 2016 local 359 members were able to send 7 delegates; Dave French, Jordan Streng, Gord Weel, Jim Wymer, Palmer Allan, Ken Noga and by virtue […]

2016 Boilermakers Lodge 359 Golf Tournament

Lodge 359 would like to sincerely thank all those who generously contributed to this years golf tournament. We had a perfect golfing day unlike the previous year, the prizes and dinner this year were simply amazing. A special thanks goes out to the staff and management of Pagoda Ridge Golf Coursefor hosting the tournament. This […]