Operating Engineers take narrow election at Virginia precast plant
Published: Tuesday, 10 June 2014 12:05
Written by CP Staff
Sources: National Labor Relations Board; CP staff
The NRLB has certified International Union of Operating Engineers Local 77 in Suitland, Md., as collective-bargaining representative for equipment operators and mechanics at the Structural Concrete Products LLC plant in Manassas, Va. The Board adopted a regional director’s January 2014 decision on the prior month’s representation vote—four in favor, three opposed—among proposed bargaining unit employees. Woodbridge, Va.-based Structural Concrete had challenged the election, citing a Local 77 agent’s presence in a parked vehicle from which employees en route to casting ballots could be observed.
Associated Builders office attains early Green Globes certification
Published: Monday, 09 June 2014 16:12
Written by Concrete News
Sources: Associated Builders & Contractors, Washington, D.C.; CP staff
ABC’s 19,300-sq.-ft. national headquarters is one of the first buildings to be certified under Green Globes for Sustainable Interiors, a program available to owners or individual commercial space tenants from the Green Building Initiative (GBI), Portland, Ore.
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