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Help For Workers Affected By COVID-19

By |2020-03-17T13:49:15-04:00March 17th, 2020|COVID-19, News|

We are going through events that the world has never experienced before. COVID-19 has disrupted our lives and our jobs. The positive side of all this is that we are going through this together. It is our strength in the face of adversity that will see us through and make us stronger. If you are

OSBCTC Testifies Before Senate Subcommittee on Infrastructure Permitting and Fast-41

By |2020-02-05T10:32:14-05:00May 2nd, 2019|Construction, Infrastructure, News|

On May 2, 2019, Michael Knisley, Secretary-Treasurer of the Ohio State Building and Construction Trades Council testified before the US Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs’ Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations in its hearing on Oversight of Federal Infrastructure Permitting and FAST-41. This is his testimony: Good morning, Senator Portman and members of the

OSBCTC Testifies On Behalf Of Ethane Cracker Plant

By |2020-02-05T10:33:00-05:00December 6th, 2018|Construction, News|

OSBCTC Secretary/Treasurer Mike Knisley and ACT Ohio Executive Director Matt Szollosi testified at an EPA permit hearing on November 27, 2018 on behalf of the $6 billion ethane cracker plant proposed for Belmont County. The following are Knisley's comments. "The long-term, multi-billion-dollar investment that PTTGCA/Daelim is making in the ethane cracker facility in Belmont County

Ohio Companies/Unions Win National Safety Awards

By |2020-02-05T10:33:13-05:00November 15th, 2018|Construction, News, Safety|

Ohio Companies/Unions Win National Safety Awards Some of the most safety-conscious workers in the nation are right here in Ohio. The Ohio State Building and Construction Trades Council along with many of its partner unions, contractors and business owners were presented with the prestigious Zero Injury Safety Awards (ZISA) during the National Maintenance Agreement Policy