Heroux-Devtek employees ratify new agreement
April 19, 2011 By Carey Fredericks
April 19, 2011, Longueuil, Que. - Héroux-Devtek today announced that its 335 unionized employees at its Longueuil Landing Gear product line facility have voted in favour of a three-year collective agreement which extends through May 1, 2014. Workers involved are affiliated with the CAW-Quebec.
"The stability provided by this three-year agreement will enable the Company to further focus on improving its productivity in order to meet the challenges of a strong Canadian currency," said Gilbert Guérin, Héroux-Devtek's Corporate Director, Human Resources.
The Longueuil operations consist of two facilities that manufacture as well as repair and overhaul landing gears for the military and commercial market.