Trade union officials and employers will hold crunch talks over offshore workers’ pay this week in a bid to avert widespread strikes in the North Sea.
The GMB trade union has opened a strike action ballot for its members working in the UK North Sea.
Oil giant Total has submitted a "final offer" to disgruntled workers in an attempt to halt further strikes on three of its North Sea rigs.
Workers will down tools for another 24-hour period today amid a series of strikes on three Total platforms.
Increasing incidents of North Sea strike action risk project delays and putting off new investment, according to BMI.
Hundreds of holidaymakers breathed a sigh of relief last night as days of strike action at the north-east’s biggest airport were called off when bosses caved to workers’ demands.
Scores of holidaymakers have had their plans thrown into turmoil after workers at the north-east’s biggest airport “overwhelmingly” rejected an increased pay deal aimed at averting a strike.
A strike curtailed oil production off Norway for the first time in six years as Royal Dutch Shell Plc shut a North Sea field and workers threatened to escalate labor action at the weekend.
The RMT trade union said port workers will go on strike in Aberdeen later this week in a dispute over "pay justice".
Strike action on a major North Sea oilfield development could dent efforts to attract much needed investment to the sector, an industry chief has warned.
Sweeping strikes have been averted in Norway after trade unions struck a new pay deal with employers, news reports said.
The threat of Strike action at a major gas plant in Shetland appears to have been snuffed out after workers accepted a new pay offer.
Workers at the Sellafield nuclear site are to stage a fresh strike in a dispute over pay.
Firefighters at the Sellafield nuclear site will stage a fresh strike on Thursday in a dispute over pay and conditions.
Workers at a major gas plant in Shetland are voting on strike action after becoming embroiled in a dispute over pay, a trade union official has said.
Thousands of workers at the Sellafield nuclear site are to start voting on whether to strike over a “completely unacceptable” 1.5% pay offer.
The Offshore Contractors' Association (OCA) will meet trade unions again next week for more talks aimed at ending a dispute over pay for North Sea workers.
The Offshore Contractors' Association (OCA) and trade unions will meet again next week for talks aimed at ending a long-running pay row.
Workers at an oil refinery are to be asked if they want to vote for strikes in a dispute over pensions.
A trade union has launched a ballot to ask offshore caterers whether they want to vote on strike action.
Offshore workers are set to receive ballot papers this week as unions push for official strike action in an ongoing pay dispute with North Sea employers.
Members of Scotland’s biggest offshore trade union have voted to reject a pay offer.
Union chiefs representing workers at Canadian Natural Resources' Baobab and Espoir oil and gas fields in Ivory Coast have launched a 72 hour strike.
Offshore workers are waiting to hear a 'final offer' on improved pay and conditions with the threat of North Sea strike action looming.
The prospect of a strike at Dounreay has increased after the latest pay talks between unions and management at the nuclear site broke down.