BLET members ratify national treatyDezember 1, 2017 1 May 1996 – BLE/Norfolk Southern System Agreement (.html) This agreement regulated wage/regular notices separately and separately from the national agreement negotiated this year. This also applied to engineers, who are still in force today. SMART TD ratifies new collective agreementDecember 1, 2017 Signalmen will be the second CBG union to ratify new national agreementNovember 29, 2017 March 1, 2000 – Designated Supervisor of Engineers Agreement (.html) This agreement provides that engineers are used for FRA certification checks and LET observations. Engineers selected under this agreement will receive US$240 per day. Update of national negotiations: Trade unions of the coordinated bargaining group reach provisional national agreementOctober 5, 2017 2003 – 2003 National Treaty (. .