LONGUEUIL, QC, April 19 /CNW Telbec/ - Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX), a
leading Canadian manufacturer of aerospace and industrial products,
today announced that its 335 unionized employees at its Longueuil
Landing Gear product line facility have voted in favour of a three-year
collective agreement which extends through May 1, 2014. Workers
involved are affiliated with the CAW-Quebec.
"The stability provided by this three-year agreement will enable the
Company to further focus on improving its productivity in order to meet
the challenges of a strong Canadian currency," said Gilbert Guérin,
Héroux-Devtek's Corporate Director, Human Resources.
The Longueuil operations consist of two facilities that manufacture as
well as repair and overhaul landing gears for the military and
About Héroux-Devtek Inc.
Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX), a Canadian company, serves two main
market segments: Aerospace and Industrial Products, specializing in the
design, development, manufacture and repair and overhaul of related
systems and components. Héroux-Devtek Inc. supplies both the commercial
and military sectors of the Aerospace segment with landing gear systems
(including spare parts, repair and overhaul services) and airframe
structural components. The Company also supplies the industrial segment
with large components for power generation equipment and precision
components for other industrial applications. Approximately 70% of the
Company's sales are outside Canada, mainly in the United States. The
Company's head office is located in Longueuil, Québec with facilities
in the Greater Montreal area (Longueuil, Dorval, Laval and St-Hubert);
Kitchener and Toronto, Ontario; Arlington, Texas; as well as
Springfield, Cleveland and Cincinnati, Ohio.
SOURCE HEROUX-DEVTEK INC.
For further information:
| From : |
| Héroux-Devtek Inc. |
President and Chief Executive Officer
Tel.: (450) 679-3330
| Contact: || MaisonBrison |
Martin Goulet, CFA
Tel.: (514) 731-0000