The New Brunswick Merit Contractors Association is recognized as the voice of open-shop contractors in New Brunswick. Merit NB is a not-for-profit organization comprised of open-shop contractors committed to serving the needs of contractors and their employees who work in the open-shop sector of the Construction Industry. Our focus is on the needs of all open-shop contractors.
In Atlantic Canada, the construction industry employs approximately 35,000 workers. On average 72% of these workers are employed in the open-shop sector.