Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Over 100 Grain Ships Delayed Due To Argentine Port Strike
By Hugh Bronstein and Maximilian Heath (Reuters) Argentina is the No. 1 international exporter of soymeal livestock feed used to fatten hogs and poultry from Europe to Southeast Asia. Contract...
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Greek Seamen End Strike After Reaching Deal on Wage Increase
ATHENS, Sept 4 (Reuters) – Greek seamen on Tuesday called off a strike that had kept ferries and passengers stranded in ports around the country, after reaching a deal with...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Petrobras Oil Worker Strike Shuts Offshore Platforms, Other Units
By Peter Millard (Bloomberg) — Petroleo Brasileiro SA said its oil and natural-gas production has been cut because of a strike by workers protesting job losses, spending reductions and...
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Norway Offshore Workers Agree Wage Deal, Avoiding Strike
Norwegian offshore oil rig workers signed a new wage deal on Thursday, avoiding a strike that could have cut energy production, labour unions said.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Striking Ferry Workers Shut Channel Tunnel, Blockade Calais Port
Traffic was halted through the Channel Tunnel linking Britain and France on Tuesday after striking French ferry workers set fire to tires, while Britain's Foreign Office warned of migrants trying to get into vehicles queuing to enter the tunnel.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Friday, March 27, 2015
UK North Sea Workers Give Overwhelming Support for Strike Ballot
Trade unions Unite and GMB said members working offshore in Britain's oil and gas industry had shown overwhelming support for industrial action over proposed changes to their terms and conditions in a consultative ballot which closed on Friday.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Oil Workers Strike Seen Prolonging U.S. Refinery Repairs During Breakdowns
The biggest U.S. oil workers strike since 1980 will probably prolong time needed to make repairs after mechanical breakdowns, even as most refineries continue to operate at near-normal rates.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Automation Forces Australian Maritime Union into Battle Against DP World
The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) says they will take protected action against terminal operator DP World after they say the company refused to negotiate in good faith on a...
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Monday, November 3, 2014
St. Lawrence Seaway Workers Go to Arbitration, Averting Strike
The union that represents workers along the St. Lawrence Seaway has agreed to take a contract dispute to arbitration, avoiding a strike that would have shut the waterway linking the Great Lakes and the Atlantic Ocean.
Friday, October 31, 2014
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Friday, September 26, 2014
Golden Gate Ferry Captains Stage One-Day Labor Strike
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 26 (Reuters) – The Golden Gate passenger ferry system, California’s largest, was shut down on Friday by striking boat captains, disrupting service for thousands of San Francisco...
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
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.
Friday, May 30, 2014
Tug Officers Join Deckhands in Approving Port Hedland Strikes
Phoebe Sedgman and Jasmine Ng May 30 (Bloomberg) — Tugboat officers at Australia’s Port Hedland joined deckhands in approving work stoppages, risking disruptions at the world’s biggest bulk export terminal...
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Port Hedland Union Defers Strike Threat for 30 Days to Negotiate
The union representing tugboat workers at Australia’s Port Hedland, the world’s biggest bulk export terminal, will suspend taking strike action for the next 30 days to seek a settlement after “productive” discussions.
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