On September 30, 2019, the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development received a WARN notice from the Bayou Steel Group. The letter explains that the company will be carrying out a permanent layoff and closure in the near future. The action is expected to begin on October 7, 2019 and continue until November 30, 2019.
The impacted facility is located at 2404 South Roane Street in Harriman, Tennessee. The company expects that 72 workers will be impacted by the move. Those workers are represented by a collective bargaining agreement. The full WARN notice can be found here.