The EPMU's Energy & Mining Industry is the section of the EPMU that represents around 2000 New Zealand workers from areas including coal mining, gold mining, iron sand mining, oil exploration and production.
The oil exploration and production industry is currently booming and expected to grow even further in the near future. The only way for oil workers to be sure of a decent share of this growth is to stand together with their workmates for a better deal.
Workers at Solid Energy mines across the country are relieved that today’s announcement that the company is going into voluntary administration didn’t include closures or immediate redundancies. “Solid Energy...Read Article
All workers have the right to be safe at work and come home at the end of the day, no matter what size of employer they work...Read Article
No one is expecting good news from Solid Energy, which has called a meeting at Stockton Mine on the West Coast this afternoon. “Since the company got into...Read Article