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July 10, 2017  

Unifor ratifies collective agreement with Bombardier at Thunder Bay plant

Agreement includes wage increases for production and skilled trades workers, pension increases and a fold in cost of living allowance.

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November 7, 2016  

Ford workers vote in favour of new labour contract

Ford promises to invest $713 million in its Canadian operations.

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November 13, 2015  

Ford to invest $900M at Chicago plant in tentative deal between automaker, union

Four-year agreement approved by UAW leadership includes the creation of 200 new jobs at the facility.

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May 26, 2015  

Valve-maker Velan locks out 400 Montreal workers

Employees overwhelming vote against labour agreement that would have boosted wages over three years.

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March 9, 2015  

Unifor, CP ratify labour agreement

Contract includes wage increases, benefits improvements and a commitment to maintaining operations.

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February 23, 2015  

Auto worker protest at Miss. plant could open new UAW push

Is the union preparing to launch another salvo in the US deep south?

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November 11, 2014  

UAW says new VW policy opens door to union in Tennessee

Automaker says it will recognize the union, allowing it to bargain for both members and non-members.

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October 23, 2014  

US Steel Canada ratifies agreement with United Steelworkers Local 1005

Agreement extends through March 2015 and covers 600 USW-represented workers.

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March 27, 2014  

Vancouver port truckers reach deal to end strike

The federal government will increase trip rates by 12% and wait fees for truckers at the ports will be increased.

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November 18, 2013  

Steelworkers and Canfor reach tentative deal

Five-year deal boosts pay, adjusts trades rates, improves health benefits and includes provisions to secure the USW’s pension plan.

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October 15, 2013  

Steelworkers union secures 98% strike mandate at AltaSteel

The union says AltaSteel is making extreme demands and trying to undercut union representation.

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April 17, 2013  

CAW reaches 30 day agreement with National Auto Radiator

Negotiations on a broader agreement continue as lockout ends.