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March 15, 2012  

Caterpillar makes another investment in US operations

Company will spend $20 million to expand South Carolina plant and create 80 jobs.

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February 23, 2012  

Electro-Motive workers ratify Caterpillar closeout

Unionized workers at Electro-Motive Canada have overwhelmingly ratified a closeout deal that gives them richer-than-required severance, bonuses and allows for the orderly shutdown of the US company’s locomotive plant in London, Ont.

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February 17, 2012  

Caterpillar building $200M Georgia plant, creating 1,400 jobs

Transferring small-track tractor production from a plant in Japan

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February 16, 2012  

FEEDBACK: Don’t agree with the Caterpillar rant

A manufacturer offers an alternate view of Caterpillar’s dealings with the CAW and the subsequent closure of the Electro-Motive locomotive plant in London, Ont.

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February 13, 2012  

CAW questions Caterpillar’s takeover of Electro-Motive

The head of the Canadian Auto Workers union is accusing Caterpillar Inc. of not following the rules in its 2010 takeover of a London, Ont. locomotive plant it has decided to shut down.

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February 7, 2012  

Electro-Motive: Caterpillar’s corporate greed

Capitalism is a wonderful thing. You combine a few

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February 7, 2012  

Electro-Motive: Harper, McGuinty play politics

The only two people in Canada that could help victims of CAT’s foul play do nothing.

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February 6, 2012  

Mark’s Work Wearhouse pulls Caterpillar boots

National work-wear chain supporting the 420 workers who lost their jobs when Caterpillar closed London’s Electro-Motive.

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February 3, 2012  

Derailed: Caterpillar shutters Electro-Motive’s London plant

Transportation giant puts 420 out of work, closing Canada’s last locomotive manufacturing facility

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January 26, 2012  

Caterpillar reports 60 per cent profit jump; CAW calls for mass pickets

Electro-Motive employees are still locked out by parent company Caterpillar despite making huge profits.

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January 23, 2012  

“Harper, get your ass down here” roars crowd at Electro-Motive protest [VIDEO]

15,000 rally in London, Ont. against Caterpillar’s controversial lockout of its Electro-Motive plant.

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January 6, 2012  

UPDATE: McGuinty ‘concerned’ about Electro-Motive lockout

Premier Dalton McGuinty is offering his help to resolve a nasty labour dispute at a locomotive plant in London, Ont.

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January 5, 2012  

UPDATE: Harper silent on Electro-Motive lockout

The Harper government is washing its hands of a nasty labour lockout at an Electro-Motive locomotive plant in London, Ont. once used by the Prime Minister as a backdrop to tout business tax breaks.

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January 3, 2012  

Electro-Motive locks out 420 CAW workers at London plant

Locomotive maker Electro-Motive began the new year by locking out CAW members at its plant in London, Ont.

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December 28, 2011  

CAW calls for review of Electro-Motive acquisition by Caterpillar

The union says Caterpillar is trying to force workers out through massive wage cuts and the eliminating pensions at Canada’s only locomotive manufacturing plant.