Two contracts cover design and manufacturer of 180 new vehicles.
Deals include a joint venture with China’s CSR for a people-mover system.
The trains will be built at Bombardier’s Litchurch Lane facility in Derby, retaining up to 760 UK manufacturing jobs.
Aviation firm strongly swayed by provincial incentive package.
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.
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.
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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