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  • noun Plural form of metalworker.


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  • Unemployment rates for railroad conductors, logging workers and metalworkers fell sharply — seven percentage points or more — in 2010 while jobless rates among construction laborers and roofers rose, according to new data from the Labor Department.

    Manufacturing, Logistics See Job Gains

  • Last month 70,000 petroleum and chemical workers and about 120,000 metalworkers struck, demanding salary increases at triple the price of inflation.

    South Africa Textile Firms in Tatters

  • And on Tuesday, Fiat said it had reached an agreement with metalworkers unions to extend the new labor contract to all the remaining employees in its home country.

    Fiat Gears Up, Cautiously

  • In its speech, the metalworkers 'union demanded a transition to renewable energy and renewable energy jobs.

    Tina Gerhardt: Germany's Burgeoning Anti-Nuclear Movement Promises to Derail Merkel's Energy Policy

  • MILAN—Italian auto maker Fiat SpA said Tuesday it has reached an agreement with metalworkers unions to apply a new labor contract to all its employees in its home country, completing a campaign begun more than two years ago to improve productivity.

    Fiat Reaches Deal With Metalworkers Union

  • Chris Bently , a San Franciscan whose real-estate holdings include an apartment building on posh Nob Hill, this year paid a team of artists and metalworkers to build a car modeled after the "Nautilus" submarine from Jules Verne's "Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea," said two people familiar with the project.

    At Burning Man, Air-Conditioning, RVs Make Inroads

  • China's share of the network-infrastructure market in Europe, the Middle East and Africa rose to 31% in 2010 from 12% in 2008, according to company figures compiled by the European metalworkers 'federation.

    Europe Raises Cry Over Chinese Technology

  • In Germany, for example, unions in other sectors tend to follow the wage deals negotiated by IG Metall, the German metalworkers union.

    A Coordination Question in Wage-Bargaining Reform

  • "The European trade commissioner needs to take a very strong stance against market penetration by Chinese players," said Caroline Jacobsson of the metalworkers 'federation, after a meeting of union leaders from the three European companies last week.

    Europe Raises Cry Over Chinese Technology

  • The garden metalworkers are making decorative garden metalwork, which is all very fine, decorative metalwork that can stand weather is very good, and there were aliens and fierce steampunk dragonflies I almost wanted enough to try to talk markgritter into one even though the garden is his domain and like that.

    mrissa: And I didn't even get to the--oh, wait, those are for surprises.


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