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2014-10-23 16:22:36

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) union has joined a petition calling on the U.S. Commerce Department (DOC) and International Trade Commission (ITC) to impose antidumping and countervailing duties on welded API line pipe imports from South Korea and Turkey. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO The union, along with steelmakers American Cast Iron Pipe Co., Energex, Maverick Tube Corp., Northwest Pipe Co., Stupp...

2014-10-23 12:23:27

A previous version of this press release referenced an incorrect date in regards to the term of the collective agreement. The collective agreement runs through March 31, 2017. HAMILTON, ON, Oct. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - U. S. Steel Canada, Inc., announced today that its employees represented by United Steelworkers (USW) Local 1005 have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement that will extend through until March 31, 2017. The agreement covers approximately 600 employees at the...

2014-10-23 08:27:09

HAMILTON, ON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - U. S. Steel Canada, Inc., announced today that its employees represented by United Steelworkers (USW) Local 1005 have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement that will extend through until March 31, 2015. The agreement covers approximately 600 employees at the Company's Hamilton Works facility. "The ratification of a new collective bargaining agreement covering represented employees at Hamilton Works sends a positive signal to...

2014-09-25 20:21:04

Locked out Local 7-669 leaders demonstrate at company's Washington offices WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leaders of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 7-669 were on the streets of the nation's capital to give voice to their issues in the lockout of 150 union workers at Honeywell Corp. by demonstrating at the company's offices and lobbying firms of Akin Gump, OB C Group, McBee Strategic, and Duberstein Group....

2014-09-11 16:21:59

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today welcomed the news that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corp of Engineers will approve mine expansion at USS Minnesota Ore Operations, Minntac. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO The final permit will allow Minntac to expand mine capacity as well as adding an additional 16 years of mine life. This taconite plant currently produces 15 million tons of...

2014-09-10 16:22:10

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement today in regards to the U.S. Department of Commerce final investigation determination on dumped steel concrete reinforcing bar (rebar) from Mexico and Turkey. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO "Yesterday's final determination on dumped rebar is a mixed blessing at best. The Department of Commerce (DOC) made...

2014-09-03 08:22:54

OTTAWA, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - What the seafaring industry fears the most may become a reality. The Canadian-European Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) will have severe negative impact on Canadian Seafarers and the Canadian Marine Industry as a whole by opening domestic trade to foreign carriers, doing away with our Cabotage Laws. This is the most serious threat that we have ever faced in our industry. What: Press Conference to expose the lack of...

2014-09-02 16:20:39

OTTAWA, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - What the seafaring industry fears the most may become a reality. The Canadian-European Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) will have severe negative impact on Canadian Seafarers and the Canadian Marine Industry as a whole by opening domestic trade to foreign carriers, doing away with our Cabotage Laws. This is the most serious threat that we have ever faced in our industry. What: Press Conference to expose the lack of...

2014-08-22 12:22:56

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today after the International Trade Commission's vote on oil country tubular goods (OCTG) dumped into the U.S. market: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO "Today's vote puts our domestic OCTG market one step closer to a level playing field for those products and the men and women who make them. It's been a long road...

2014-08-21 16:25:44

AUGUSTA, Maine, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) released the following statement today from USW District 4 Director John Shinn in response to Republican attacks on U.S. Congressman Mike Michaud's efforts in 2002 to protect jobs at Great Northern Paper in East Millinocket, Maine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO "The latest Republican attack on gubernatorial candidate and Congressman Mike Michaud is so full of lies and...


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