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on the other hand, 15 or
so office workers at ARAMARK in St. Laurent have joined us. This
multi-national business manages a service network, such as supplying and
maintaining food vending machines.
Saint-Laurent, specialises in controls and electric motors. We
have approximately 24 members working at this Unit, who were
previously with Local Lodge 987.
ABB, in Lachine,
was created after the acquisition of another Company, by ASEA
Brown Boveri in Saint-Laurent. They then combined with
existing operations in Lachine, and the certification from the
Minister of Labor was split, thereby creating a new bargaining
Unit within Local Lodge 1660. They specialize in electrical
relays, and there are currently about 12 members in this Unit.
Tech Hydro, (G.E. Hydro
Technical Counsel, Hydraulic Laboratory) regroups many of
the office workers, (buyers, draftsmen, technicians, non-destructive
testers, printers and others), as well as the Lab workers, and will become a part of Andritz Va Tech Hydro (Austria)
Dominion Sample, is in the east
end of Montreal. They too were formerly with Local Lodge 987.
They employ 70 of our members, most of them being women. This
is one of the few shops in our Lodge which has a lot of women
employees They specialize in promotional items, such as
key-chains, pins, etc.
Johnston Dandy Ltée,
located in Lasalle, papermakers have been using Dandy Rolls for over 150
years to produce watermarks in machine made papers, and to make
improvements in the sheet. Dandy Rolls are used for improving formation,
closing up the sheet, smoothing the top side surface, improving felt
side quality and printability, and improving drying.
formely Valmet Canada, owned by multi-national
Valmet of Finland makes rolls and roll coverings for paper and
paperboard making machines. Formerly a part of the old
Dominion Engineering Works, since then greatly down-sized,
they employ approximately 28 of our members.
Peerless, located in LaSalle near our offices were formerly with Local Lodge 2133.
They specialize in lighting fixtures for the commercial, industrial,
institutional and residential markets.. We have 48 members in this
Plastic Decorators, also in the
east end of Montreal, specializes in printing labels,
instructions, advertising etc. on plastic bottles and other
types of plastic containers and packaging. We have around 35
members in this Bargaining Unit, and like at Dominion Sample,
most of them are women. They were formerly members of Local
Robco Inc, of Lasalle, which is
the neighbouring city to Lachine, makes all kinds of gasket
and industrial packing material. We have approximately 25
members there who came to us from Local Lodge 987.
formerly Stavely Weighing Systems, comprises two separate
Bargaining Units. The shop Unit builds industrial scales,
including truck weighing scales, and the service Unit services
and installs these scales. Formerly with Local 987, we have 8
shop members and 5 service members in these Units.
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