Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

ITF, ETF Dockers to Stage Unifeeder Demonstration

Hundreds of dockworkers from the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the European Transport ...

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Captain of Death Ship Should Be Charged, ITF Says

The International Transport Workers’ Federation has called for the coroner to recommend charging Venancio Salas, ...

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ITF: Malaviya Seven Detained Again in UK

The Malaviya Seven, one of the two Indian-owned and -flagged ships whose crews have been left abandoned in the UK, ...

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ITF Supports Nautilus in Fight to Stop Boskalis' Job Cuts

The International Transport Workers’ Federation has decided to provide support to its Dutch affiliate Nautilus ...

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ITF Urges Australian Gov't to Let Coal Ship Crew Come Ashore

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is demanding that 20 Chinese seafarers stranded aboard ...

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ITF Submits Complaint about Argentina's Union Interference

A complaint has been submitted by the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) to the International Labour ...

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Dockers Prepare to Take Action Globally

The International Dockworkers’ Council (IDC), International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and European ...

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IndustriAll, ITF to Fight against North Sea Job Losses

Due to the ongoing replacement of quality jobs with cheap labour by employers in the North Sea, the maritime and ...

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ITF Holds Its Ground on Panama Canal Safety Study

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is holding firm with regard to the new Panama Canal ...

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ITF Confronts Alcoa over Australian Coastal Layoffs

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has urged the American corporation Alcoa to reassess its ...

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ITF Looking into the Safety of New Panama Canal Locks

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has commissioned a study into the manoeuvring feasibility of ...

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ITF: MLC Non-Compliance Increasing

A four percent increase or 371 more vessels have been found to be in breach of the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) ...

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Korean Bulker Crew Denied Food and Pay

The crew of a Korean bulk carrier in Mackay, Queensland, Australia, has been denied basic rights such as access to ...

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ITF Condemns Use of Peruvian Navy at Callao Port

ITF Condemns Use of Peruvian Navy for Callao Port Strikebreaking

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) criticized the alleged use of Peruvian Navy troops as ...

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ITF Raps Australian Coastal Trading Act Reforms

ITF Chides Australian Cabotage Act Reforms

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has criticised moves by the Australian government to ...

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ITF Clamps Down on Chevron

International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) president Paddy Crumlin declared on Monday Australia’s ...

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Seafarers Not So Happy After All

Seafarers Not So Happy After All

A survey released by the International Transport Workers’ Federation has highlighted the need for continuing work ...

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APM Terminals Reacts to ITF’s Claims on Aqaba ...

APM Terminals Reacts to ITF's Claims on Aqaba Port Strike

APM Terminals has issued a statement that disputes The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) ...

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