Peter Dalpe http://wkms.org en Labor Negotiations Hit Snag at Honeywell on First Day http://wkms.org/post/labor-negotiations-hit-snag-honeywell-first-day <p>L<span style="line-height: 1.5;">abor agreement negotiations at the Metropolis Honeywell Plant got off to a bumpy start as workers were ordered to remove their union stickers yesterday morning. &nbsp;&nbsp;Union representatives claim the move violates the National Labor Relations Act. </span><span style="line-height: 1.5; background-image: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-size: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; background-position: initial; background-repeat: initial;">&nbsp;United Steelworkers Local 7-669 President, Stephen Lech&nbsp;expressed his disappointment with the turn of events.</span></p><p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:04:52 +0000 Troy Taylor 42277 at http://wkms.org Labor Negotiations Hit Snag at Honeywell on First Day Honeywell Metropolis Recalls Remaining Laid-Off Workers http://wkms.org/post/honeywell-metropolis-recalls-remaining-laid-workers <div class="im" style="color: rgb(80, 0, 80); font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: small; line-height: normal;"><p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; line-height: 1.5;">Honeywell’s Metropolis plant is&nbsp;bringing back the&nbsp;remaining 11 workers on its recall list to meet its 2014 production targets.&nbsp; </span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; line-height: 1.5;">Plant Manager Jim </span>Pritchett<span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; line-height: 1.5;"> says the recall allows workers to get trained and </span>recertified<span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; line-height: 1.5;"> in time to support plant operations in January. &nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 22:13:22 +0000 Rob Canning 37330 at http://wkms.org Honeywell Metropolis Recalls Remaining Laid-Off Workers Metropolis Honeywell Plant Receives Bomb Threat http://wkms.org/post/metropolis-honeywell-plant-receives-bomb-threat <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Honeywell Uranium Processing Facility is</span> allowing some plant workers to leave while law enforcement and plant management continue investigating a report of an explosive device in the plant.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Honeywell went on lockdown after receiving the report this afternoon. Honeywell spokesman Peter Dalpe said law enforcement and members of the state bomb squad are on scene.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 19:37:45 +0000 Rob Canning & Whitney Jones 31923 at http://wkms.org Metropolis Honeywell Plant Receives Bomb Threat