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The Background to the Fairfields Experiment
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accept achieved agreed Amalgamated Engineering Union apprentices assessment attitude back-dated British shipbuilding building programme cent chairman changes Clyde committee company's considerable convenor costs craft unions decision demand difficulties discussion dispute effect employees established estimate ETPS executive managers factors Fairfields board Fairfields experiment Fairfields management flexibility forecasts foremanship foremen considered foremen felt full-time Geddes Report given Govan hour important improve incomes policy increase industrial engineers industrial relations introduced involved job evaluation labour relations major man-hours managerial meeting ment merger months negotiations NUGMW Number Yes operation organization overheads particular payment period position possible problems procedure agreement productivity bargaining proposals proving ground recruit reduce rrrr scheme senior management ship shipbuilding industry shipyard shop stewards Sir Iain Stewart situation steelwork strike action Table tion top management union affairs Upper Clyde Shipbuilders value engineering wages structure yard workers