Bargaining Updates

For Immediate Release

 

AK Steel Contract Update

Middletown, OhioFebruary 20, 2007 –The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumes talks.

This morning, you’re Executive Committee and an IAM International Representative met with the Company Negotiating Committee for approximately 35 minutes.  We presented the Company with a Union Counterproposal intended to secure the rights of our members without imposing additional expense upon the Company.

The Union’s counterproposal is fair and equitable, and certainly provides the means for the Company to achieve and maintain competitiveness in the industry. 

The Company stated that we may expect to hear from them within a week or so for purposes of scheduling our next meeting.

 

                                                                                                –  Your Executive Committee 

 

Press Contact:

Jim Tyler
Communication Representative
Cell (513) 604-6718
            

For Immediate Release  

AK Steel Contract Update  

Middletown, Ohio February 12, 2007 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumes talks.

The Union and company have scheduled to resume talks on Tuesday morning, at 8:00 a.m. February 20, 2007

 Jim Tyler
Communication Representative
Eastern Territory
513-772-9310 office

513-604-6718 cell

jtyler@iamaw.org

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Press Contact:

Jim Tyler
Communication Representative
Cell (513) 604-6718
           

For Immediate Release

AK Steel Contract Update

Middletown, Ohio January 11, 2007 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumes talks.

Today, three IAM International Representatives met with the Company Negotiating Committee for approximately two hours.  The Company presented the Union with a counterproposal.  The Company’s counterproposal is virtually the same as their regressive October 19 proposal with the exception of slight modifications to the proposed Return to Work Agreement.

The Company’s latest counterproposal is under review.  We will continue to seek a fair and equitable labor agreement. 

The parties have not yet scheduled their next bargaining session.

 

                                                                        –  Your Executive Committee

 

 

Press Contact:
Jim Tyler
Communication Representative

Cell (513) 604-6718        

For Immediate Release

AK Steel Contract Update

Middletown, Ohio January 10, 2007 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumes talks.

The Union and company have scheduled to resume talks on Thursday morning, at 10:30 a.m. January 11, 2007

 

 

 

 

IAM LOCAL 1943 ELECTION,

 MEMBERSHIP MEETING AND CONTRACT UPDATE DECEMBER 14, 2006

 

 

Absentee Voting at the Union Office today (12-11-060 Through Wednesday
 (12-13-06), 7:30 a.m. – 12 Noon & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

Regular Voting December 14, 2006, 6:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The voting is taking place at the Union Office (1100 Crawford Street). After the polls close the Vote count will be at the VFW Social Center on (Central Avenue. The Results will be posted that evening after the vote count is over.

 

Membership Meeting and Contract update will be December 14, 2006, 4:00 p.m.

Located at the VFW Social Center (Central Avenue).

 

 

 

 

Questions, please call the Union Office 513-423-6573

 

 

 

 

Press Contact:
Jim Tyler
Communication Representative
Cell (513) 604-6718
 
              

For Immediate Release

AK Steel Contract Update

Middletown, Ohio December 7, 2006 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown resume talks.
The Union and company have rescheduled today’s meeting to Friday, December 8, 2006 at 2:30 p.m.

 

Press Contact:

Jim Tyler
Communication Representative
513-604-6718
          

For Immediate Release

 

AK Steel Contract Update

 

Middletown, Ohio December 7, 2006 –The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown.

The Union and company have canceled today’s 9:00 a.m. meeting due to traffic accidents and weather conditions and will be rescheduled later. 

 

 

Press Contact:              

Jim Tyler
Communiaction Representative
513-604-6718

For Immediate Release

 

AK Steel Contract Update

 

Middletown, Ohio December 1, 2006 –The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumed talks.

The Union and company met Friday, December 1, 2006 for about 3 hours and discussedthe Unions concerns.

The Unionand company will communicate Monday, December 4, 2006 to schedule the next meeting.

 

For Immediate Release

Local 1943 Members Vote To Reject Revised AK Steel Offer

October 18, 2006 – Locked out members of AEIF-IAM Local 1943 in Middletown, OH voted today to reject a revised contract two weeks after rejecting an earlier proposal.

The Union and AK Steel have scheduled to resume talks on Thursday morning, at 9:30 a.m. October 19, 2006.         

Press Contact:
Jim Tyler
513-604-6718

 


 

For Immediate Release

AK Steel Contract Update

Middletown, Ohio October 6, 2006- The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumes talks.

The Union and company have scheduled to resume talks on Tuesday, at 1:00 p.m. October 10, 2006

Press Contact:
Jim Tyler
513-604-6718


 

For Immediate Release

AK Steel Contract Update

Middletown, Ohio September 18, 2006 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumes talks.

The Union and company have scheduled to resume talks on Tuesday morning, at 10:00 a.m. September 19, 2006


 

For Immediate Release

AK Steel Contract Update

Middletown, Ohio September 13, 2006 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumed talks.

The Union and company met Wednesday, September 13, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. and discussed in more detail the company’s latest comprehensive proposal.

The Union is currently reviewing the proposal and will deliver the company with a counter proposal on Friday, September 15, 2006.

 


 

For Immediate Release

AK Steel Contract Update

Middletown, Ohio September 12, 2006 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumed talks.

The Union and company met Tuesday, September 12, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. and received the company’s latest comprehensive proposal.

The Union is currently reviewing the offer tonight and will meet and present the company with a counter proposal Wednesday, September 13, 2006 at 10:00 a.m.

Thank you
Your Executive Committee

Hotline 513-423-0477

 


 

AK Steel Contract Update

August 23, 2006 – Wednesday August 23, your union committee met internally today to discuss future contract talks, but at this time no meeting dates have been set with AK Steel. The union also met today with the building trades on doing contractor work at AK with positive talks and more meeting dates set.

The religious community has organized a prayer vigil on Sunday August 27, 3:00 p.m. at the union hall.

Don’t forget the defense checks will be distributed this Friday and Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and all future weeks.

Thank you
Your Executive Committee

Hotline 513-423-0477

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For Immediate Release

AK Steel Contract Update

Middletown, Ohio August 8, 2006 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local Lodge 1943 located in Middletown, Ohio resumes talks.

The Union and company have scheduled to resume talks on Thursday morning, at 9:00 a.m. August 10, and Friday August 11, 2006

The Union remains committed to negotiate a fair and equable contact for its membership at AK Steel in Middletown, Ohio.

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August 4, 2006 – Update