The EPMU's Engineering, Fabrication and Building Services Industry is the section of the EPMU that represents more than 7000 New Zealand workers from areas including high-rise construction, agricultural machinery manufacturing, oil and gas rig construction, boiler making, air conditioning, boatbuilding, scaffolding and joinery. If it involves heavy fabrication or building the chances are the EPMU's EFBS Industry covers it.
Workers at Mercer Stainless have walked off the job today in protest against management attempts to slash their redundancy entitlements and annual leave. The strike began at 12pm...Read Article
Wanganui engineering firm Axiam Metals has told workers it will be making 44 redundancies due to the tough global economic environment. The company produces product components for largely overseas...Read Article
Workers at more than 100 engineering and manufacturing shops will have guaranteed pay rises for the next two years after EPMU members voted overwhelmingly to ratify the...Read Article