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TimkenSteel, USW Push Deadline for New Deal

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TimkenSteel Corp. and the United Steelworkers have agreed to extend a labor agreement for two weeks. The extension, which will run through Oct. 11, will allow the two sides to work toward a mutually acceptable agreement.

"Negotiations are moving forward constructively," said Mike Williams, president and CEO. "TimkenSteel remains committed to reaching an agreement that supports the company's objectives and continues to position us as one of the area's best employers."

The current agreement covers approximately 1,180 bargaining employees at the company's Canton, Ohio operations.

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