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2009-01-20 07:56:00

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE: CCC) announced today that it has been awarded a three-year service contract from the City of Pasadena, California for a treatment system to remove perchlorate and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) from groundwater in the Monk Hill Basin, a sub-area of the Raymond Basin aquifer. Under terms of the contract, which can be extended beyond three years, Calgon Carbon will provide and install the treatment system, along...

2008-07-22 03:00:34

By Thomas Olson, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 22--About 60 workers locked out of Calgon Carbon Corp.'s Neville Island plant ratified a three-year labor agreement Monday night that will cut pension and retiree health benefits but raise wages. The employees, members of United Steelworkers Local 5032, voted 40 to 12 to ratify the tentative agreement, which runs until July 2011, said Jerry Morton, president of the local. Workers on June 30 rejected a similar proposal from management...

2008-07-21 00:00:25

Calgon Carbon Corp. and the United Steelworkers union have reached a tentative agreement on a three-year contract, a spokeswoman for the steelworkers said Saturday. About 60 members of USW Local 5032 will vote on the accord, reached late Friday, at 7 p.m. Monday at the American Legion Hall in McKees Rocks, said Barbara White Stack of the United Steelworkers. Management and employees at Calgon's Neville Island plant have been in a dispute over a benefits package for a new contract. Workers...

2007-04-05 06:00:19

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