NEW YORK Allied Tube
& Conduit Corp. is in negotiations with employees at its
Harvey, Ill., facility to renew a collective bargaining
agreement that expires April 10.
"As always, our primary goal
continues to be reaching an agreement that meets the mutual
needs of employees, customers and stakeholders," a company
spokeswoman told AMM via e-mail. "The negotiations at
Harvey continue to remain cordial, respectful and in good
The workers at the
facilitywhich makes mechanical and electrical tubing,
sprinkler pipe, fence and channel productsare members of
United Steelworkers union Local 9777-18.
"Since we have more than a dozen
collective bargaining agreements in place at our North America
facilities, these types of negotiations are considered a normal
part of our operating business," the spokeswoman said.
Allied is a subsidiary of Harvey, Ill.-based Atkore
International Holdings Inc.