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Posted: 3 days ago

MUA calls off industrial action plans for DPWA as liners battle congestion

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) withdrew its industrial action at DP World Australia, accordin...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

Australian terminals facing delays as unionized workers declare protected industrial action

Unionized workers have voted to undertake protected industrial action at Patrick, Hutchinson, and DP...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Svitzer Australia crews to vote on potential industrial action

Tug crews employed by Svitzer Australia at dozens of ports around Australia are about to vote on pot...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

MUA: Australian seafarers win legal victory over MV Portland replacement

The Federal Court of Australia has handed a major legal victory to ten Australian seafarers who unde...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

6 crew test positive for coronavirus after berthing in Fremantle

A new ship-related coronavirus cluster has emerged in Australia, stirring up a debate on the country...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Australia allows crew changes for non-cruise seafarers

The Australian Government has allowed non-cruise maritime crews to carry out crew changes, helping a...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Wharfies Refuse to Unload Boxship in Melbourne amid COVID-19 Concerns

Wharfies at the DP World terminal in Melbourne refused to unload a container vessel last night citin...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

MUA: Maritime Employers Need to Take Vital Steps to Save Australian Supply Chains

MUA urges Australia’s maritime businesses to implement a framework aimed at preventing coronav...

Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Court Grants DP World Australia Injunction against Industrial Action at Its Terminals

Federal Court of Australia halts industrial action at container terminals of DP World Australia. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Union Calls for Stepping Up of Coronavirus Screening of Ships Coming to Australia

MUA calls for adequate checks for coronavirus infections on vessels arriving at Australian ports. ...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

MUA Threatens with Fresh Industrial Action as Tensions with DP World Intensify

MUA is planning a new wave of industrial action across Australian terminals. ...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Dockworkers at Fremantle Container Terminal Go on New Strike

Two hundred wharfies at DP World’s container terminal in Fremantle have stopped work for 24 ho...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

MUA: BHP, BlueScope to Remove Last 2 Australian-Manned Iron Ore Carriers

MUA: Nearly 80 Australian seafarers will likely be laid off by BHP and BlueScope Steel. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

MUA Warns of Potential Disruption in Darwin Port after Privatization

The Maritime Union of Australia warns of “potential industrial chaos” at the Port of Dar...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Containers at Melbourne’s VICT Still Stranded

Australian court orders union officers to abandon their picket at the Victoria International Contain...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Melbourne’s VICT Grinds to a Halt amid Industrial Action

 Over 1,000 containers are kept motionless at Port of Melbourne’s container terminal at Web Do...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

DP World Australia Calls for End to Pilot Cutter Crew Strikes

Reacting to the latest round of planned work stoppage, terminal operator DP World Australia issued a...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Pilot Cutter Crews Plan Another Industrial Action at Jackson, Botany Ports

Members of the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) working on board pilot cutters plan to stage a 24-h...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Australia’s Jackson, Botany Ports Faced with Industrial Action

Members of the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) working onboard pilot cutters operated by the Port ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Promised Automation Benefits Hard to Deliver?

Automation of shipping and ports has been dubbed as a “marketing rush” by the president ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Unions Embark On “Save Australian Shipping” Campaign

The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) and the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) have launche...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

MUA: Qube Ports Wharfies Fight Proposed Wage Cut

Wharf workers at Australia’s Qube Ports Newcastle have announced work bans against a company p...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

MUA, CSL to Find Solution for Redundant Aussie Crew

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) is working with Canadian Steamship Lines (CSL) to transfer the...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Australia Urged to Look Into Possible Abandoned Ship and Crew

The Australian Government has been urged to intervene to identify the owner of 36-year-old supply sh...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

MUA: Foul Play Confirmed in Sage Sagittarius Deaths

A New South Wales Coroner has released findings into the Sage Sagittarius case, proving two seafarer...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Australia: MUA slams Farstad ‘retaliation’

Maritime Union of Australia is taking Farstad, an offshore support vessel owner, to Fair Work Commis...

Posted: over 3 years ago