IAMAW Leads the way on CLC Lobby Day in Ottawa – L’AIMTA ouvre la voie lors de la journée de lobbying du CTC à Ottawa

Once again, the IAMAW contributed the most participants from any one union in Canada: 84 of 400 union representatives for the CLC annual lobby day were Machinists!  This marks the third time in as many years that the IAMAW led the way for lobbying efforts on Parliament Hill. Encore une fois, l’AIMTA a contribué le plus de participants d’un syndicat au Canada: 84 des 400 représentants syndicaux pour la journée de lobbying annuelle du CTC étaient des Machinistes! C’est la

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2018 IAMAW Aerospace Conference – Conférence Aérospatiale AIMTA 2018

Brother George Zoni, President, and Brother Ivan Halar, VP, attended the 2018 IAMAW Aerospace conference in Fort Worth, Texas, from September 10 to 14, 2018.  The conference served to inform members of the current state of the aerospace business as a whole and how our aerospace members were doing within that business.  As stated by International President Bob Martinez Jr., the aerospace industry in North America is booming!  Topics discussed ranged from technological changes (e.g., additive manufacturing), union density within

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Siemens Atlanta Convention

George Zoni and Nathalie Meunier were in Atlanta last week to attend the 3rd annual Siemens Workers’ Convention.  This convention brings together people from Canada, the US and Germany in order to discuss the current issues facing workers at Siemens facilities.  HR representatives from the US were on on-hand to give updates on the current situations in the US.  This event is organized by Randy Middleton of the IBEW, and facilitated by Harald Kern and Dirk Linder from Germany.  Harald is

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LL2468 Officers and Committee Members 2018-2021 SL2468 – Exécutif / membres de comités 2018-2021

The following members of LL2468 have been elected to the positions below that are in effect as of January 16 2018: Les membres de la SL2468 ici-bas sont élus aux positions suivantes effectif à partir du 16 janvier 2018:   George Zoni              President Ivan Halar                 Vice-President Juliette Martin           Recording Secretary – Secrétaire-archiviste Colin Adams             Financial Secretary – Secrétaire-trésorier Nathalie Meunier       Conductor – Sentinel Daren Legault           Trustee – Syndic Sylvain Giroux          Trustee – Syndic Sonia James             Trustee – Syndic Committees

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Nomination Results for 2018-2020 Term – Résultats des nominations pour le mandat 2018-2020

The MGM of November 14, 2017, was quite lively!  Ultimately, all positions for the 2018-2020 term were filled by acclamation.  Congratulations to all! La réunion mensuelle du 14 novembre 2017 était très animée!  En fin de compte, tous les postes pour le mandat 2018-2020 ont été pourvus par acclamation.  Félicitations à tous! RRC_Exec               Siemens_Exec

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Matt McGinn and Georges Ghetler Retire!

Happy Retirement Matt McGinn After thirty eight years Matt has decided to retire and enjoy life. Matt started at Rolls Royce on November 29, 1979. Matt started to work in the print shop as a print operator. Matt then was promoted to become the Print shop Coordinator in 1998, he did a great job and handled the load with a smile and speed and quality. In 2002 Matt became a Technical assistant the position he occupied till his retirement. IN

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Patricia Mareuil Retires! La retraite de Patricia Mareuil!

Patricia retires after 42 years of work at RRC.  Pat is best known as the “Queen of reporting” for all of RRC!  She is also a champion and helped in the introduction of SAP into RRC.  Pat helped develop most of the training sessions on SAP for different departments and designed all the bells and whistles on different gates to make SAP as user friendly as possible, which was quite a big job for such a complicated system.  Pat started at

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Siemens Investing in Dorval – Siemens investit à Dorval

Publié le 20 janvier 2017 à 11h22 | Mis à jour à 13h02 Siemens investit 133 millions pour moderniser son usine de Dorval Le géant allemand investira entre autres 110,6 millions à Dorval afin d’y réaliser de la recherche et du développement pour la conception ainsi que l’amélioration de turbines aérodérivées, utilisées notamment pour la production d’électricité. PHOTO ARCHIVES BLOOMBERG La multinationale Siemens investira près de 133 millions dans son usine de Dorval, qui lui servira également de rampe de

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RRC Retirees 2016 Christmas Party – Fête de Noël des retraités RRC 2016

Shahira and I had the opportunity to catch up with the RRC Retirees Association at their annual Christmas Lunch.  It was very nice to see our former colleagues with whom we worked for many years.  A good time was had by all! Shahira et moi nous avons eu l’occasion de diner avec l’association des retraités RRC lors de leur diner de Noël annuel. C’était très agréable de voir nos anciens collègues avec qui nous avons travaillé pendant de nombreuses années. 

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