Offshore unions have praised the down-valuing of Super Puma helicopters as a success for common sense.
Crunch talks between North Sea trade unions and the Offshore Contractors’ Association (OCA) have been cancelled.
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 result is expected later today on a union ballot for North Sea strike action.
Energy giant Total has agreed to put in place a bonus system for contractors on the Culzean project amid pressure from an offshore union.
Offshore contractors working for Wood on Shell platforms have expressed “disgust” at severe pay cuts proposed amid the operator’s plans to change rotas.
Trade unions have big questions to answer before fears of sweeping North Sea shutdowns are justified, a top employment lawyer said.
Unite workers on three North Sea platforms have accepted a pay deal, bringing an end to a protracted strike dispute.
North Sea workers will vote on strike action after rejecting a revised pay offer earlier this year.
Offshore union Unite has called on the CEO of French energy giant Total to intervene in a protracted North Sea strike dispute.
Further talks will be held today which will determine whether a programme of strike action will go ahead in the North Sea.
Unite workers have “emphatically rejected” a pay offer from Total, which were aimed at averting further North Sea strikes.
French oil giant Total has confirmed it hopes to avert further strike action on three North Sea platforms with the offer of an e-ballot to workers.
Talks with mediator service ACAS are due to get underway to end strike action on three North Sea platforms.
Offshore union Unite and energy giant Total have announced talks to avert further North Sea strike action have today broken down.
The industry must “beef-up” guidelines to protect North Sea workers from blacklisting, according to a union official.
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.