04 November 2014
Crane drivers working for HTC Plant were set to strike on Friday of this week and shut major construction sites.
28 October 2014
Crane operators could bring major construction sites across Britain to a halt after voting overwhelmingly for strikes.
28 October 2014
GMB and Ucatt union members held a protest against construction blacklisting outside Cleveland Bridge Ltd in Darlington on Tuesday of last week.
30 September 2014
Wages could continue to fall for years to come; disabled child aged ten had to sleep in a dog cage; construction workers win improved toilet facilities after an unofficial strike
02 September 2014
Some 13 electricians on a Romford rail site were set to be taken on directly by T Clarke as Socialist Worker went to press.
29 July 2014
More than 900 workers at Total’s Sullom Voe gas plant in the Shetland Isles downed tools on Wednesday of last week in a dispute over pay.
27 May 2014
Construction workers took part in a series of protests on Friday of last week. The protests were part of a national day of action against “umbrella” tax scams.
22 April 2014
Blacklisting; Agency workers; Workers' Memorial Day
15 April 2014
New employment rules for construction workers have caused angry walkouts and demands that construction firms employ their workers directly.
08 April 2014
Construction workers are resisting new attacks on the way they are employed. Changes to the rules governing self-employment should have made it harder for construction bosses to use bogus self-employment as a tax scam.
11 February 2014
Up to 200 construction workers in Billingham, Durham, struck unofficially on Wednesday of last week.
21 January 2014
Bus workers walk out in Weymouth | Vote for action on the DLR | Newsquest journalists start ballot | Shetland construction workers discuss offer | Tata Steel deal accepted in Scunthorpe | Sandwich workers could strike in Corby | National Gallery staff want living wage | Ballot for Romec workers | Resistance meeting in Donnington | Library protest called in Barnsley
14 January 2014
Several hundred construction workers in the Unite and GMB unions on Total’s Shetland Gas Plant have voted to strike.
03 December 2013
Bosses have locked out construction workers building a £500 million gas plant on Shetland.
20 November 2013
Cardiff | Leeds | London | Wolverhampton | Edinburgh
20 November 2013
Construction workers and supporters have protested across Britain against blacklist on a TUC backed day of action.
22 October 2013
Construction workers were set to protest at the Ferrybridge waste into fuel power plant in West Yorkshire on Wednesday of this week.
24 September 2013
The Independent Police Complaints Commission has admitted the police were involved with the illegal Consulting Association blacklist of trade unionists in the construction industry.
03 September 2013
Blacklisted Unite union shop steward Frank Morris has won. He will return to work on the Crossrail project on Monday of next week.
23 July 2013
A committee of MPs investigating the blacklisting of union members has referred the Crossrail project and the construction companies Bam Ferrovial Kier to the government for further investigation.