Unite’s assistant general secretary has been told by his Danish counterpart to prepare for certain offshore jobs to be lost as automation comes through the industry.
Offshore union Unite has called for an investigation into claims of blacklisting threats at one of the UK’s biggest gas fields.
The Unite and GMB unions have called off strike action on Equinor's Mariner platform after accepting a new pay offer.
Strike action is due to continue today on North Sea platforms operated by French oil giant Total.
North Sea strike action will continue until the end of October if a resolution cannot be met, according to a union boss.
Union officials have backed Airbus’ efforts to make its global fleet safe in the wake of a fatal Super Puma helicopter crash in Norway.
Strike action will continue today on North Sea platforms operated by French oil giant Total.
Pat Rafferty, Scottish Secretary of the Unite trade union, says he does not believe employers have learned enough from the disaster.
A union boss said today that helicopter maker Airbus was "fully responsible" for a fatal Super Puma crash in 2016.
A group of Total employees are understood to have reacted angrily to the firm’s plans to hold a barbecue while they are locked in a dispute over rotas.
Oil firm Total has insisted in an internal memo that its case for changing North Sea workers’ shift patterns is “strong”.
A group of workers at a major gas plant in Shetland have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action in a dispute over rotas.
“Infuriated” workers on three of Total E&P UK’s North Sea platforms have launched a ballot on industrial action.
Unite is to call on the UK government to provide the offshore sector with “strategic state support” to address emerging challenges.
The oil and gas sector shouldn’t be quick to draw a link between mental health issues and offshore rotas, an industry employment expert has said.
Members of the Unite and RMT unions have accepted a pay offer from the Caterers Offshore Trade Association (COTA).
Unite workers on the Mariner platform have overwhelmingly rejected a pay offer from Aker Solutions aimed at ending an ongoing dispute.
Three offshore unions are balloting members on an offer from Aker Solutions on pay and conditions aimed at ending a dispute on the Mariner platform.
Offshore union Unite is threatening an industrial ballot over “delayed” payments to workers by Sparrows.
Offshore union Unite has renewed calls to ban the Super Puma from the North Sea at a major conference in Aviemore.
There is no evidence of blacklisting on a North Sea platform where workers carried out unofficial strike action, according to a union chief.
This article is in response to an opinion piece written by former Conservative MSP, Brian Monteith.
North Sea workers have rejected a pay offer from the Offshore Contractors' Association (OCA).
North-east workers at Odfjell Drilling are likely to turn down a new set of terms and conditions proposed by the offshore contractor.
One of the great questions of 2017 for the trade union movement in Scotland has been “What is to become of the Super Puma 225 helicopter?” That question has been raised well beyond union circles because of Unite Scotland’s campaign against any return of the Puma to the North Sea for transferring workers from the heliports outside Aberdeen to the oil rigs. Our slogan of the year has become “No Comeback for the Super Puma. Keep the North Sea Puma Free.” So why the controversy about this aircraft?