Have A Deal
September 4th 2007
months of negotiations the TCRC has reached a
tentative agreement with CP Rail. If ratified by
the membership the collective agreement between
the company and the Teamsters Canada Rail
Conference will be renewed for a period of five
years commencing January 1st, 2007.
We thank the members for their ongoing
solidarity and patience during this process.
|Your TCRC Negotiation Committee
(From left to right)
Greg Edwards VGCS LE West from
Revelstoke, Doug Finsonn VP National,
Dave Olson GC TW, Harvey Makoski VGCJ LE
West, Tim Beaver GC LE East, Tim Smith
VGC TW, Daniel Genereux GC TE, Bruce
Hiller VGCJ TE, Dave Able GC LE West and
Bill Cormier VGCS LE East.
Published: September 4th 2007
Canadian Pacific reach tentative contract
agreement for train operations employees
September 4, 2007
The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference,
representing 4,500 locomotive engineers and
conductors, and Canadian Pacific reached a
tentative five-year contract settlement.
"This is an important agreement that effectively
balances the objectives of the TCRC members and
the company's goals," said Rick Wilson, CP
Assistant Vice President, Labour Relations.
The Memorandum of Settlement will be sent to the
union membership for ratification.
"We are pleased to be presenting this agreement
to our members as it provides for improvements
in wages, benefits, and pension provisions, as
well as the introduction of work/life balance
issues." said Douglas Finnson, TCRC Vice
Details of the tentative agreement will be
released following ratification of the agreement
by union members.