PTC Alliance And Chicago Heights, IL Union Reach New Agreement

Chicago Heights, IL – December 11, 2017 – Hourly employees at PTC Alliance’s Chicago Heights, Illinois plant have approved a new 3-year labor contract. The agreement was ratified on December 8 following final discussions between the parties.

“We are grateful to the members of the Union bargaining committee for their efforts during negotiations that helped both parties achieve this mutually beneficial agreement”, said Brian Drennan, Vice President of Operations.

Cary Hart, CEO and President of PTC Alliance, said “This new labor contract has laid the foundation that will enable PTC Alliance to continue to provide our customers with the quality products and service that they have come to expect from this facility while maintaining our cost competitiveness in the market.”
The Chicago Heights, Illinois plant employs about 50 workers who are represented by the Teamsters International.

PTC Alliance is a leading manufacturer and marketer of welded and cold drawn mechanical steel tubing. The Company’s major customers include steel service centers, automotive and truck manufacturers, construction and agricultural equipment OEMs. The Company’s other plants are in Alliance, OH; Fairbury, IL; Richmond, IN; Chicago Heights, IL; Hannibal, MO; and Beaver Falls, PA.