BRIDGEVILLE, Pa., - Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc. announced Thursday that its Dunkirk Specialty Steel, LLC subsidiary has agreed with the United Steel Workers (USW) that the Dunkirk hourly employees, whose collective bargaining agreement was set to expire at midnight on Oct. 31, will continue to work at the company's Dunkirk facility. The extension provides additional time to negotiate a mutually acceptable labor agreement.
During the extension, the employees, represented by Local 2693 of the USW, will continue to work under the terms and conditions of the prior agreement. The extension is scheduled to expire on Nov. 11 at midnight.
The company's other facilities that have employees represented by the USW, located in Bridgeville, Pa. and Titusville, Pa., are covered by separate collective bargaining agreements and are not affected by the current negotiations.