North Sea union members working for service firms Aker Solutions and Petrofac have voted to strike over a change to a “hated” work rotation.
Offshore contractors for a major energy company have expressed their anger at severe pay cuts proposed amid plans to change rotas.
There has been a call for clarity on the status of EU workers in the oil and gas sector after a Brexit blueprint was published by the UK government.
The decision to send a group of oil workers ashore after they refused to get into lifeboats on a rig is “outrageous”, a union boss has said.
Nearly 1,000 grants for retraining after redundancy have been given to former oil workers in the North-east - including for chimney sweep training.
Police officer recruitment is at a three-year high in the North-east, with a number of oil and gas workers joining the force amid the downturn.
Oil workers are being asked to consider teaching in a bid to fill vacancies in the North-east.
A WARNING was today made about the mental health risks to North-east workers hit by the oil downturn.
THE salaries of some workers at an oil firm have increased after a review into their pay.
HUNDREDS of North Sea offshore workers could be set to work a three on/ four off and three on/ five off shift pattern, the Evening Express can reveal today.
ACTION is set to be taken against offshore workers parking their cars for up to a month on grass verges near Aberdeen International Airport.
INDUSTRIAL action by offshore workers in the North-east could start this month, the Evening Express can reveal today.