Ainsworth and union agree
Sept. 11, 2013, Vancouver – A new four year labour agreement has been reached between Ainsworth and the Pulp, Paper and Woodworkers Union of Canada. It has been ratified by its union members.
The agreement involves approximately 135 employees at the 100 Mile House, British Columbia mill and will expire on June 30, 2017.
"We are pleased to have reached an agreement, and we appreciate the contribution of our employees and the partnership of the PPWC union at 100 Mile House," said President and CEO Jim Lake.
With the ratification of this agreement, the Company now has new multi-year contracts in place with workers at both of its unionized facilities.