Progressive Railroading

Newsletter Sign Up
Stay updated on news, articles and information for the rail industry

All fields are required.

Rail News Home Labor


Rail News: Labor

BMWE to represent VAE Nortrak's Wyoming workers

A majority of VAE Nortrak Cheyenne Inc.'s production and maintenance workers recently voted in favor of joining the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes.

The union — which represents 50,000 railroad MOW workers — began an organizing campaign in December, then requested an election through the National Labor Relations Board in March.

VAE Nortrak Inc. supplies freight- and passenger-railroad track and materials.

Contact Progressive Railroading editorial staff.

More News from 4/21/2004