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Bristol Fabrication announces plant closing

By Preston Ayres, payres@wcyb.com
Published On: Apr 29 2014 10:22:51 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 30 2014 03:11:59 AM CDT
Bristol Fabrications
BRISTOL, Tenn. -

A company in Bristol, Tennessee announced it's closing it's doors.

Synalloy Corporation, the parent company of Bristol Fabrication, posted a statement on it's website saying a division of the Bristol location will close June 27.

According to the statement, the employees were notified Monday.

The company says Bristol Fabrication lost more than $5 million  between 2011 and 2013, and lost more than a million dollars during the first quarter of this year.

The company says it failed to reach a new agreement with the union that represents it's workers to reduce costs to become profitable.