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13 Oct

Steelworkers Issue Joint NAFTA Statement at Trinational Labour Summit

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement must reverse the erosion of economic security, raise living and working conditions for all and provide broad, effective and enforceable labour rights, say leaders of the United Steelworkers (USW), North ...

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07 Jul

New Stelco investment promises produces mixed union reaction

A week after Bedrock Industries got the keys to Stelco comes word that it intends to put $250 million over the next five years into the Hamilton-based steelmaker. Top items on the list are developing technology for heat recovery and ...

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17 Jun

Stelco retirees assured their pensions will not be reduced

Hundreds of Stelco’s 9,000 Hamilton retirees attended an information meeting at the Convention Centre on Thursday. The meeting disclosed the details of a tentative agreement that may result in approval of the court-supervised sale of Stelco to Bedrock Industries. Steelworkers ...

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17 Jun

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