LUL Asset Performance Directorate, Tube Lines, Alstom, LU Engineering branch, LU Fleet branch
The RMT have accepted an Olympic Offer from Tube Lines worth up to £850. A decision was made on the 28 June at the unions recent Annual General Meeting.
“That in light of the report from the Regional Organiser and taking account of the recommendation of the representatives we recommend acceptance of the offer and instruct the GC to inform Tube Lines of our acceptance.”
Olympic Rewards Tube Lines
The three documents below make up Tube Lines offer for Olympic Rewards.
Pay Negotiations 2011 – Alstom Metro Trains – Blue-Collar Group.
Summary of final offer agreed with the to the RMT Trade Union representatives on 26 October 2011.
In response to the pay claim from the trade unions, the Company has extensively listened to our staff and the RMT and this paper sets out the agreed terms
of the offer as follows;
Basic Rates of Pay
We note the report from our Regional Organiser that at a meeting yesterday, Tube Lines offered the following:
- Tube Lines would start immediately to issue staff Oyster cards to all staff and also
issue staff nominee passes in line with those issued to LUL staff.
- A joint working party would be set up to look at the rates of pay, terms and conditions,
pensions and 75% reduction on mainline railways between Tube Lines and APD.
- Tube Lines RMT members to begin overtime ban from 00:01 on Wednesday 9 May until 00:01 on Wednesday 23 May
- RMT applauds Tube Lines Staff who went on strike and LU staff who refused to work duties due to safety concerns.
RMT general grades have made the following decision:
We note the report from our lead officer and applaud our Tube Lines members for their solid, strong and effective strike action from 24-27 April. We also applaud those members on London Underground who
We welcome the report from our lead officer, confirmed by our branch secretary, that the industrial relations difficulties in this department are currently being resolved to our satisfaction. However, we remain vigilant for management causing any further problems, and instruct the General Secretary to place this matter back in front of us should any concern arise.
London Transport Regional Council and LU Fleet branch to be advised.
PENSION AND PASSES – TUBE LINES
The strike action taken since Tuesday in this dispute has been rock solid and members are to be congratulated for your solid support and determination in our ongoing campaign for pension and passes justice.
RMT Demands Investigation Into Maintenance And Staffing Cuts As Buckled Tunnel Lining Comes Within Inches Of Ripping Tube Train OpenSubmitted by Peter2 on 30 April, 2012 - 21:49
TUBE UNION RMT today demanded an independent investigation into London Underground maintenance and staffing cuts after photographic evidence emerged suggesting that the train that hit the buckled lining on the Bakerloo Line in Thursday mornings rush hour came within inches of being ripped open like a sardine can with potentially lethal consequences.
A major incident on the Bakerloo Line last week a shut don for several hours. A defect of the tunnel wall was struck by the first trains of the morning. Once the cause was established a large section of the line was closed.
On the same day Tube Lines were on strike for equal pensions with colleagues at London Underground.
Submitted by LU Engineering branch
The GGC have decided that the RMT will not agree any breaches to the framework agreement either forced or voluntary.
RMT Continues Ballot Plans At APD and TfL and Encourages ACAS Talks With LU To Reconvene As Soon As PracticalSubmitted by admin on 27 April, 2012 - 00:46
We note the resolution from LU Engineering branch and the report regarding our ballot of APD Fleet members.