Crane operators to vote on extending industrial action - BreakingNews.ie

The Unite trade union will ballot crane operators over the coming days to extend industrial action, which started yesterday, to additional sites. The union, which claims to represent 90% of crane operators in Ireland, announced that the ballot will ...

Crane driver strike set to escalate - RTE.ie

The dispute by crane operators looks set to spread after the Unite trade union decided to ballot crane drivers employed on sites of firms belonging to the Construction Industry Federation. Yesterday two major sites in Dublin were shut down after crane ...

Crane operators' strike hits Dublin - Vertikal.net

Two major construction sites in Dublin, Ireland came to a standstill yesterday because of a crane operators' strike over pay. The operators - members of the Unite trade union - placed pickets at the Sisk site in Capital Dock and the Cairn Homes site at ...

Crane drivers to be balloted on picketing building sites - Irish Times

Unite union are to ballot members in the crane operators industry to picket more building sites as part of a pay dispute that has been criticised by other unions. Unite has called for an increase in the minimum hourly rate of pay for crane operators in ...

Construction body angry over crane operators' strike - Irish Examiner

The Construction Industry Federation reacted angrily to yesterday's crane strike that halted two major construction sites in Dublin. Crane operators who are members of the Unite trade union placed pickets at the Sisk site in Capital Dock and the Cairn ...