Monday, December 1, 2014
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Port Hedland Tug Engineers Approve Agreement, Ending Strike Threat

Tugboat engineers at Australia’s Port Hedland approved a labor agreement, ending the threat of strikes at the world’s largest bulk export terminal.

December 1, 2014
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Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Maritime News

Tug Engineers Plan Short Strike at Australian Iron Ore Port

Tug boat engineers at Port Hedland, Australia's biggest iron ore port, plan to hold a four-hour work stoppage on Nov. 22, tug operator Teekay Shipping said...

November 19, 2014
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Monday, November 10, 2014
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Port Hedland Officers, Deckhands Settle as Engineers Strike

Tugboat masters and deckhands at Australia’s Port Hedland, the world’s largest bulk export terminal, voted to accept a new labor agreement, said Teekay Shipping (Australia) Pty, just as engineers prepared to strike.

November 10, 2014
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Thursday, November 6, 2014
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Port Hedland Tug Engineers Plan Strike

Tugboat engineers at Australia’s Port Hedland will strike next week, risking disruption to iron ore shipments through the world’s largest bulk export terminal.

November 6, 2014
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Monday, August 18, 2014
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Tugboat Crews Threaten Biggest Iron Ore Port Trade

Tugboat crews, including deckhands paid more than some New York bankers, are threatening to disrupt shipments from the world’s biggest iron ore port as they negotiate for increased wages and improved conditions.

August 18, 2014
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Wednesday, August 6, 2014
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Port Hedland Tug Engineers Cancel Planned Strike for More Talks

Tugboat engineers at Australia’s Port Hedland called off an intended strike that threatened exports from the terminal which ships about a quarter of the world’s seaborne iron ore cargoes.

August 6, 2014
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Tuesday, August 5, 2014
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BHP Vows to Prevent Port Hedland Tugboat Strike as Union Cites Impasse

BHP Billiton Ltd., the world’s biggest mining company, is seeking to stop planned strikes by tugboat engineers at Australia’s Port Hedland export terminal which ships more than half the country’s iron ore.

August 5, 2014
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Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Port Hedland Deckhands Approve Strike Action a Second Time

Tugboat deckhands at Australia’s Port Hedland approved industrial action for a second time this year amid a dispute over leave and wages, risking disruption to iron ore exports through the largest bulk export terminal.

July 23, 2014
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Friday, May 30, 2014
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Tug Officers Join Deckhands in Approving Port Hedland Strikes

Tugboat officers at Australia’s Port Hedland joined deckhands in approving work stoppages, risking disruptions at the world’s biggest bulk export terminal that may cost suppliers $93 million a day.

May 30, 2014
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