What we do 2017-10-04T02:31:47+00:00

What We Do

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As a network of experienced open shop business owners in Nova Scotia’s Construction Industry:

We regularly share expertise and collaborate to solve human resource issues, contract bidding & negotiation practices – as well as other key areas of business support.

We play a leadership role with post-secondary education and unions to increase the relevance of apprenticeship training.

We advocate for, and protect open-shop businesses against unfair union practices.

We provide one of the most comprehensive and affordable employee benefits plans in North America – specifically designed for construction businesses.

Employee
benefits
plan

The building blocks of care

MERIT BUILDS
PROGRAM

Giving back to Veterans

AWARDS &
TUITION
PROGRAM

How we help

3 TYPES
OF MERIT
MEMBERSHIP

Different ways we can partner

HOW WE DO IT

We work side-by-side to champion flexibility, freedom & growth – no excuses.

As business owners, creating new opportunities for growth means we are fully invested in empowering each other, and our employees on a daily basis. For us it’s pretty simple – the best way forward is to ensure we all succeed as open shop business owners.

Our Side-By-Side Approach
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