Union Rep Worries About Morale At Conshohocken Mill
Union rep worries about morale at Conshohocken mill
CONSHOHOCKEN >> Anxiety is growing at the ArcelorMittal plant as long-term idling and the possible closure of a large part of the plant nears, a union official recently reported.
“We’re in limbo,” lamented Kameen Thompson, president of USW Local 9462, the union that represents steelworkers at the plant. “We need somebody to do something. It’s frustrating. The company says ‘we’ll let you know’ when layoffs will start. But nobody knows anything.”
ArcelorMittal last month announced it will idle its Conshohocken rolling mill and lay off 150 steelworkers.
The Conshohocken facility will continue to operate its unique heat treat, finishing and …