Workers overwhelmingly ratified a new four-year contract that includes pension enhancments and wage increases, including an optional 401(k) program.
By Associated Press|May 21, 2012 at 08:34 AM
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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Bath Iron Works shipbuilders who are represented by the international Machinists union have overwhelmingly ratified a new four-year contract that includes pension enhancements and wage increases.
The agreement approved Sunday by a 1,610-342 vote is the best in the industry, according to Machinists spokesman John Carr.
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