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Ethredge Rooks

...Believers Gospel Chapel and retired from Carolina Crane, Inc. as a crane operator. He was a member of International Union of Operating Engineers Local #474. Mr. Rooks was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend. Family members in...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171687204
Workers confront cloudy future

...have quite enough experience yet" to retire, Mr. McKibben said. Russell Britt, the operator of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local Union 470 in Aiken, said he rallies behind any mission at SRS that could mean new jobs. Many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/28/met_382365.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
Value of organized labor depends on perspective

...Artists and Allied Crafts Local No. 629. International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local No. 1579 International Union of Operating Engineers Local Nos. 470 and 474 Iron Workers Local No. 709 Painter & Allied Trade Local Union No. 1756 Plumbers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/07/bus_311348.shtml
Business
Union donates to fairgrounds

...enlarge the fairgrounds on U.S. Highway 1 outside Aiken, they called on members of Local 470 of the International Union of Operating Engineers to do the job. About 15 apprentice and journeyman members of the union have been operating bulldozers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/04/met_294797.shtml
Metro
Network questions detention

...he advocated a pro-union position at a company meeting. Mr. McClain is fighting to bring in the International Union of Operating Engineers to unionize the Beech Island plant. Sheriff Sellers defended the action, saying Tenneco officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/01/met_270983.shtml
Metro
Failure to release reports sparks suit

...suit. During a recent meeting with company officials, Mr. McClain campaigned for unionization by the International Union of Operating Engineers. After the meeting, Tenneco officials said, they called the sheriff's office about safety concerns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/17/met_270459.shtml
Metro
Pro-union worker sent to mental hospital

...at Tenneco Packaging, advocating a pro-union position. Mr. McClain is fighting to bring in the International Union of Operating Engineers to unionize the Beech Island plant. He said the company struck back at him. "They are trying to build...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/14/met_267826.shtml
Metro
Study to reveal nuclear hazards

...announcement. "My first reaction is, what took them so long?" said Lane Parker, a business agent for International Union of Operating Engineers Local 470 and a member of the SRS Citizens Advisory Board. "We've been waiting for years. "A lot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/16/tec_265763.shtml
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Volunteers support monument

...The park has truly been a community project," says Lane Parker, training administrator of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 470, himself a former Marine. Many of the union members who have worked on weekends clearing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/20/met_247937.shtml
Metro
Jobless lacking skills

...train for one. Forty percent of applicants to the four-year apprenticeship program offered by the International Union of Operating Engineers in Aiken don't meet the basic requirements to be admitted, said Lane Parker, business representative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/15/met_222514.shtml
Metro