Australian Maritime Officers Union

Offshore worker visa changes invalid: Fed Court

The Australian Mines and Metals Association is calling on the federal government to fix uncertainty in the offshore oil and gas sector after the Federal Court reversed an earlier decision to allow changes to foreign worker visas.

Fair Work tells engineers to cancel strike

The Fair Work Commission last night issued an order to the Australian Institute of Marine & Power Engineers to end a planned strike by Teekay Shipping’s engineers this morning in Port Hedland.

Teekay reaches agreement with unions

Tugboat deckhands at Australia's main iron ore port have agreed to a new wage deal after more than a year of negotiations.

FMG, Teekay slam Port Hedland strike

Tugboat operator Teekay Shipping and the world's fourth largest iron ore miner Fortescue Metals Group have condemned the decision of 56 tugboat workers to bring Port Hedland to a halt for four hours next Wednesday .

Mermaid workers to strike

Mermaid Marine Australia employees at the Dampier Supply Base will stop work on Wednesday for five days, while negotiations continue around wages and job security.