New Talks Scheduled for Wabtec and UE Locals 506 and 618
New Talks Scheduled for Wabtec and UE Locals 506 and 618

Wabtec and union negotiators are expected to return to the bargaining table on Wednesday.

March 3rd, 11:38 PM EST
UE 506 President Speaks about Wabtec Strike at Bernie Sanders Campaign Rally
UE 506 President Speaks about Wabtec Strike at Bernie Sanders Campaign Rally

U.E. 506 president Scott Slawson was invited to speak at a Bernie Sanders campaign rally in Brooklyn, N.Y.

March 3rd, 2:56 PM EST
Sanders floats Erie visit as strike continues at Wabtec plant
Sanders floats Erie visit as strike continues at Wabtec plant

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said he would consider visiting Erie to support and show solidarity for union members striking Wabtec, his latest statement regarding the tense labor contract dispute.

February 28th, 4:50 PM EST
Wabtec Closes Successful Merger with GE Transportation
Wabtec Closes Successful Merger with GE Transportation

The combined company, now owned by Wabtec Corporation, of Wilmerding, Pa., is expected to have revenues of more than $8 billion this year. 

February 25th, 5:34 PM EST