EVANSVILLE, Ind. - November 12, 2013 - Accuride Corporation (ACW) - a leading supplier of components to the North American commercial vehicle industry - today announced that it successfully reached a new five-year collective bargaining agreement with the United Steelworkers Local No. 2-475, which represents approximately 600 hourly associates - both active and inactive - at Accuride`s Brillion Iron Works business unit in Brillion, Wisconsin.
"We are pleased with this new agreement, which improves our ability to compete for, and earn, profitable new business, while recognizing the hard work of our talented and loyal associates at Brillion Iron Works," said David Adams, President, Brillion Iron Works.
The parties` most recent agreement was entered into in 2009. The new agreement is effective through June 30, 2018.
About Accuride Corporation
With headquarters in Evansville, Ind., USA, Accuride Corporation is a leading supplier of components to the North American commercial vehicle industry. The company`s products include commercial vehicle wheels; wheel-end components and assemblies; and specialty cast-iron components for a range of agricultural, construction and mining, and oil and gas equipment applications. The company`s products are marketed under its brand names, which include Accuride®, Accuride Wheel End SolutionsTM, Gunite®, and BrillionTM. Accuride`s common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol ACW. For more information, visit the Company`s website at http://www.accuridecorp.com.
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