Wabtec union workers ratify new contract, ending strike

BY: - August 31, 2023

A few days shy of Labor Day, union workers at the Erie plant of Wabtec Corp. ratified a new contract on Thursday, ending a strike that had lasted more than two months. The 1,400 members of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America union (UE), Locals 506 and 618 had been on strike […]

Wabtec, Erie unions reach tentative contract agreement

BY: - August 30, 2023

The unions representing striking rail workers at the Wabtec Corp. plant in Erie have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract, both sides confirmed Wednesday.  According to a statement from the unions, members will vote on the agreement Thursday, and if ratified, will bring the strike to an end.  The 1,400 members of the […]