Robbins & Myers' Moyno pump unit, union agree on new contract

Robbins & Myers Inc.'s Moyno Inc. business unit based in Springfield, Ohio, reaches agreement on a new three-year labor contract with the UAW International Union and its Local No. 902, which represents 140 Moyno employees...

Feb 18th, 2005

DAYTON, OH, Feb. 17, 2005 (PRNewswire-FirstCall) -- Robbins & Myers Inc. announced today that its Moyno Inc. business unit based in Springfield, Ohio, reached agreement on a new three-year labor contract with the UAW International Union and its Local No. 902, which represents 140 Moyno employees.

Moyno president Alan S. Boyce said, "The agreement between Moyno and our employees was arrived at after two months of bargaining. The negotiations were handled in a highly professional manner and I commend the efforts of both the Union Committee and management negotiating committee. This agreement, which was ratified by more than 80% of the voting members, represents a fair and equitable wage and benefit package while providing a means to help control health care costs."

Moyno Inc. (www.moyno.com) is a leading manufacturer and marketer of Moyno® progressing cavity pumps, sludge pumps, metering pumps, sanitary pumps, multiphase fluids transfer systems, grinders and controls. The company has an extensive worldwide stocking distribution network that serves a wide range of industries including water and wastewater treatment, pulp and paper, specialty chemical, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, mining, petrochemical and oil and gas transfer industries.

Robbins & Myers Inc. (www.robbinsmyers.com) is a leading global supplier of highly-engineered, application-critical equipment and systems to the global pharmaceutical, energy, and industrial markets. Based in Dayton, Ohio, the company maintains manufacturing facilities in 15 countries.

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