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23Aug91 UK: CONSTRUCTION UNION UCATT AND NEW CONSTRUCTION SECTION OF EETPU FACE BATTLE FOR MEMBERS. (1 OF 2)

Which, if any, union will win the battle for members in the construction industry? Julian Birch and Grant Prior report.Within the past two weeks, two convenor stewards on major sites have defected from construction union UCATT to the electricians' union EETPU.The departures of Harry Cowap at Ludgate in London and John McGuinness at Strangeways in Manchester are the most high profile successes for the electricians in the private sector since they launched a new construction section staffed ...

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