Evraz NA Regina layoffs seen less likely

Jan 14, 2014 | 01:40 PM | Thorsten Schier

Tags  Evraz, Regina plant, layoffs, United Steelworkers, USW, Thorsten Schier

NEW YORK — Evraz Inc. North America has managed to get some rail cars for outbound shipments from its tubular mill in Regina, Saskatchewan, making a potential temporary layoff of more than 400 workers there less likely, according to a local union representative.

"We had a conference call last night with (the company), and they’re getting rail cars right now. They’re fairly comfortable right now that there won’t be a layoff on (Jan. 20), but it still depends on them getting more cars," a spokesman for the United Steelworkers union told AMM, adding that this was a "marked improvement" from a few days....





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