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December 12, 2016  

Stelco seeks court OK to move ahead with restructuring

Proposal would preserve 2,100 jobs at the company’s facilities in Hamilton and Lake Erie.

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January 19, 2016  

Tata Steel UK cutting 1,050 jobs, blames cheap Chinese imports

Cuts follow an earlier round of of 1,200 jobs cuts by the manufacturer in October.

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November 12, 2015  

USW calls on Trudeau, Wynne to act on deepening steel industry crisis

Union says ongoing problems at Essar Algoma, US Steel threatening up to 100,000 industry jobs.

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September 28, 2015  

Alcoa splitting metals segment from auto, aerospace units

Company expects the split to be complete by the second half of 2016.

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April 21, 2015  

USW wants court to open “secret deal” between Feds and US Steel

Steelworkers union and the City of Hamilton have filed a joint motion in Superior Court.

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February 27, 2014  

Canam wins contracts worth $191M, including new Oilers arena

North America’s largest fabricator of steel construction products sees net income surge 45%.

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February 10, 2014  

PEI finances steel plant expansion in hopes of creating 40 jobs

$4.5M project will expand fabrication shop and to purchase automated equipment to increase production capacity.

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January 28, 2014  

400 temporary layoffs avoided at Regina Evraz plant

Rescinded layoff notices were issue during an overstock due to backlogs on exports by rail.

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December 16, 2013  

Essar Steel Algoma gets pension relief from Ontario government

Regulation allows for fixed payments over the next three years and extends amortization period to 2024.

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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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August 14, 2013  

OHSA fines Republic Steel $1.1M for safety violations

Federal fines include two dozen violations at Canton, Ohio manufacturing plant.

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April 30, 2013  

US Steel labour talks stall, 1,000 workers remain locked out

Sides divided over elimination of cost-of-living wage increases, vacation time reductions.