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Bernie Sanders Talks Of Verizon Outsourcing Jobs To Offshore Countries
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Verizon workers have been rallying against Verizon's practice of outsourcing jobs outside America. It has been a big issue brought to the table by labor unions during their week-long strike against the company. Union leaders have pointed out that there …

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Lloyds Bank to cut hundreds of jobs
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The cuts are part of the bank's Group Strategic Review outlined in 2014, in which it announced 200 branch closures over three years. Officials from Unite Union say 625 jobs will be lost in total, affecting divisions including consumer finance …

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Lloyds unveil plans to cut 600 jobs and offshore IT operations to India
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Lloyds Banking Group, Britain's biggest high street bank, is set to cut approximately 600 jobs across a number of divisions as it plans to offshore its IT operations to India. According to Unite, the trade union for UK bank workers, the FTSE 100-listed …

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SA manufacturer to move offshore
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UP to 40 local jobs are in jeopardy as a result of a multinational packaging and labelling company moving its South Australian manufacturing operations offshore. Staff of Avery Dennison have been told that the company's Edinburgh North operations will …

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Oil bust casts shadow on OTC
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"A third of the people here are probably looking for jobs," said van de Korput, chief operating officer of Bumi Armada, an offshore oil services company in Malaysia. The glitzy offshore conference drew more than 108,000 people from around the world in …

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Lloyds to axe 600 jobs and offshore IT to India
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Jobs are set to be lost at Lloyds in Wolverhampton after the bank announced plans to offshore some of its IT facilities to India and cull back office roles. The company is axing around 625 posts in various departments, impacting the bank's back office …

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Lloyds Banking Group to cut jobs in Halifax?
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“Where it is necessary for employees to leave the company, it will look to achieve this by offering voluntary redundancy. Compulsory redundancies will always be a last resort.” Lloyds said temporary offshore roles were used to manage “temporary …

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American Jobs Project reports on job generated from offshore work planned for …
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The American Jobs Project is a national, interdisciplinary research-based initiative. Its team includes more than 50 student researchers with a broad range of expertise, including law, business, engineering, and public policy. It has an ongoing …

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US companies have issues on hiring H-1B visa holders
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Dave Gantenbein looks for work as a web developer at a 'Pink Slip Party' sponsored by sfGirl.com to help those who have lost their jobs in the once-booming Silicon Valley and San Fransisco Bay job markets to find employment, April 19, 2001, in San …

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• Trainee Offshore Shipbroker
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The combination of Derrick Offshore Ltd and Pareto JGO Shipbrokers AS, under the ownership of the Pareto group, represents one of the largest offshore shipbroking organisation in the Offshore Oil and Gas, Renewable Energy and the Subsea Cable …

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Lloyds Bank job losses: Wolverhampton workers face axe
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"Unite has made it clear that 'efficiency' cannot simply mean axing more jobs while expecting the same work to fall on fewer shoulders. "The bank forgets that these relentless cuts have a human cost. Unpaid overtime and work-related stress are already …

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'Local first' concerns: minister
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As reported in The Weekend Telegram, the paper discovered evidence of the level of local interest in offshore positions, with 1,700 applications for jobs with the West Hercules drill rig alone. The crew roster ultimately included about 100 locals to …

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Siemens, VBMS secure jobs on Arkona offshore wind project
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April 25 (SeeNews) – The same day that Germany's E.on SE (ETR:EOAN) said it had made a final investment decision on the 385-MW Arkona offshore wind development in the Baltic Sea, Siemens (ETR:SIE) and VBMS announced a couple of orders tied to …

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Report eyes jobs in Virginia offshore wind industry
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Virginia could see as many as 14,000 jobs in the offshore wind energy industry over the next 15 years, according to a report issued by a group called the American Jobs Project. The report, written in partnership with Virginia Tech and issued this month …

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Shipyard subcontractors may massively cut jobs
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SEOUL, April 25 (Yonhap) — Subcontractors of South Korea's major shipbuilders may massively cut jobs this year as they have become a white elephant for shipyards with sputtering offshore business, industry sources said Monday. The shipbuilders …

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Province probing 'local first' concerns
www.thetelegram.com

As reported in The Weekend Telegram, the paper discovered evidence of the level of local interest in offshore positions, with 1,700 applications for jobs with the West Hercules drill rig alone. The crew roster ultimately included about 100 locals to …

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Egyptian mega gas find in limbo as Eni cuts jobs
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Egypt's mega gas discovery hangs in limbo as its developer cuts jobs, potentially adding it to the long list of energy projects affected as the near two-year lull in oil prices hammers budgets. Eni, the company that discovered the offshore field on the …

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Lloyds to cut 625 jobs and move IT work to India, says Unite
www.expressandstar.com

"Unite has made it clear that 'efficiency' cannot simply mean axing more jobs while expecting the same work to fall on fewer shoulders. "The bank forgets that these relentless cuts have a human cost. Unpaid overtime and work-related stress are already …

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Lloyds Bank 'to cut more than 600 jobs'
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Lloyds Bank is to axe 625 jobs and offshore work to India, according to union officials. Unite said the cuts will affect several of the bank's divisions, including consumer finance, commercial banking and legal, hitting offices in London, Brighton …

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More jobs disappear at oil and offshore firms
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National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has confirmed that another 520 of its employees will be laid off, the latest casualties of the sharp economic downturn in the oil and offshore industries. Newspaper Dagens Næringsliv (DN) reported that NOV's main office in …

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Lloyds Bank 'to cut more than 600 jobs'
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LLOYDS Bank is to axe 625 jobs and offshore work to India, according to union officials. Unite said the cuts will affect several of the bank's divisions, including consumer finance, commercial banking and legal, hitting offices in London, Brighton …

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Lloyds jobs in Yorkshire among 625 to face the axe
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Lloyds Bank is to axe 625 jobs and offshore work to India, according to union officials. Unite said the cuts will affect several of the bank's divisions, including consumer finance, commercial banking and legal, hitting offices in London, Brighton …

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Lloyds Bank to offshore 90 IT jobs
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Lloyds Bank has announced it will send about 90 IT jobs offshore, in a move that will boost its operations in India. The outsourcing is part of the bank's 2014 Group Strategic Review, when it warned 9,000 jobs will be cut, of which 625 were identified …

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Wood Group safeguards 500 North Sea jobs with flurry of deals
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Oil services giant Wood Group has clinched a string of multi-million pound contracts in recent months, safeguarding the jobs of more than 500 North Sea oil workers. The services firm said on Thursday it had signed a $150m (£104m) contract with Chinese …

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Rig to close, at least 40 lose jobs
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Some 40 to 50 offshore employees will lose their jobs as Helmerich & Payne International Drilling Co. has announced the closure of a rig in the Gulf of Mexico. READ MORE: 2 companies issue WARNS. It marks the second rig closing in the Gulf this year …

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2800 jobs cut at Keppel since start of 2016
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"We're looking at some non-oil and gas related projects where we are able to use our offshore technology," said Chow Yew Yuen, CEO of Keppel Offshore & Marine, in the report. "That'll include power projects, desalination. So we'll look for alternate …

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2800 jobs cut at Keppel since the start of 2016
www.hrmasia.com

"We're looking at some non-oil and gas related projects where we are able to use our offshore technology," Chow Yew Yuen, CEO of Keppel Offshore & Marine, said in the report. "That'll include power projects, desalination. So we'll look for alternate …

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Adelaide Defence Construction Site: Offshore Patrol Vessels to Save Jobs?
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The relief came after Malcolm Turnbull announced today that his government would buy 12 Offshore Patrol Vessels. The construction would initiate in Adelaide when Air Warfare Destroyer construction concludes in 2018.

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Verizon is offshoring jobs, records say
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The union contends that Verizon wants, in a labor contract, to shift more jobs to contractors. Nearly 40,000 Verizon workers are on strike. "They want the ability to contract work — as much as 50% — the great majority of that is offshore," said …

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The pain of training your replacement
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"It's very devastating to see your friends saying good-bye. It's very devastating to see your friends crying. It's devastating to have to talk to [the contractors] — to give them your job," this worker said. For women, the experience of training …

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Aker Adds 850 Subsea Services Jobs in Brazil
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"The facility will build on and strengthen our nearly four-decade presence in Brazil, which is a key global offshore market with significant deepwater and subsea potential," Aker Solutions' CEO Luis Araujo said. "It reinforces our commitment to …

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SA dodges valley of death
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IN a day of great news for South Australia, the Turnbull Government has announced it will deliver the Offshore Patrol Vessels and the Future Frigates to Adelaide, securing the jobs of the workers of Osborne for years to come. The Turnbull Government is …

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Ship industry saved — now for subs
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The decision means the industry can minimise the jobs and skills “valley of death”, and hopes are building an announcement on the $50 billion Future Submarine project will be made within weeks, after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was yesterday handed …

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$40bn patrol boat plan to deliver defence jobs
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Three designers will compete to build the offshore patrol vessels — Damen of The Netherlands and Fassmer and Lurssen of Germany — for more than $3 billion. Mr Turnbull said this would create more than 400 direct jobs. Three companies — BAE Systems …

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Shell shifting up to 95 New Orleans jobs to Houston
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“Our New Orleans office continues to be our operations center of expertise for Deep Water, including engineering, operations support and three offshore technology centers,” Shell spokeswoman Kimberly Windon said Monday. “Shell values our position and …

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IT employees at EmblemHealth fight to save jobs
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IT employees at EmblemHealth are organizing to stop the New York-based employer from outsourcing their jobs to offshore provider Cognizant. Employees say the insurer is on the verge of signing a contract with Cognizant, an IT services firm and one of …

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RBS to cut almost 450 investment banking jobs in UK
www.theguardian.com

About 300 jobs will go offshore, to an existing RBS operation based in Gurgaon, near Delhi, and Chennai in southern India. London and Newcastle-under-Lyme will bear the brunt of the cuts, along with Manchester. The layoffs will happen by the end of …

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N.C. should be able to explore offshore oil, gas resources
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As co-chair of the Atlantic Offshore Energy Caucus, I welcomed the proposal as one of many steps that need to be taken to unleash our natural resources, create jobs and boost our economy. It seemed like the administration was listening to calls from …

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Bombardier trying to offshore Toronto jobs
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This could be awkward, as Bombardier continues to press the Trudeau government for a billion dollar investment in its C-Series jet to match the cash it is getting from Quebec taxpayers: the firm is trying to send a significant amount of work on its Q …

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Let NC explore offshore oil, gas resources
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As co-chair of the Atlantic Offshore Energy Caucus, I welcomed the proposal as one of many steps that need to be taken to unleash our natural resources, create jobs and boost our economy. It seemed like the administration was listening to calls from …

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Offshore Lease Sale Draws Mixed Crowd
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In addition to ending new leases, Gulf residents also demand that the industry create at least 1,000 jobs to address its aging infrastructure and toxic legacy, particularly in communities of color. The Superdome rally was built off the momentum of the …

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Leaked Panama Docs: Putin Has Vast Offshore Wealth
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin has called on his citizens to bring all their offshore wealth back into the country, but he has sat least $2 billion in wealth squirreled away overseas, The Guardian reports. … He will shut down this BS and bring …

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CS Wind goes Scottish
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SSE said: “Transfer of our stake in the business to CS Wind at this point represents a renewed growth opportunity for Wind Towers and job security for the staff there on top of increased employment opportunities for skilled workers based in Argyll and …

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Economist suggests oil directors take a pay cut to protect North Sea jobs
www.thenational.scot

A LEADING oil economist has suggested that oil company directors should take a pay cut to protect offshore jobs in the North Sea. Professor Alex Russell, from Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, told The National that oil companies should pay no tax …

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Verizon Workers to Strike to Save Good Jobs and Ensure Quality Service for …
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Despite making record profits — $39 billion in profits over the last three years — Verizon executives have been pushing to offshore jobs to the Philippines, Mexico and other locations, outsource work to low-wage contractors and transfer workers away …

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Fury as job scam targets oil workers
www.energyvoice.com

North Sea oil workers are being targeted in an “appalling” online scam aimed at conning job seekers out of hundreds of pounds. Paragon Offshore, Total, Maersk Oil and Asco are all warning those on the hunt for work that scammers are offering fake jobs …

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Government funding for offshore workers
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The Transition Training Fund is available to help offshore workers make the move into other energy industry and manufacturing employment. It aims to maintain the highly-skilled energy workforce in the North Sea by offering grants to support …

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Bremen verliert wieder Jobs an Cuxhaven
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Während in Bremerhaven die Vorbereitungen für den Bau des Offshore-Terminals (OTB) gestartet sind, läuft es bei der Ansiedlung von Offshore-Unternehmen im benachbarten Cuxhaven rund: Nachdem Marktführer Siemens sich mit seiner Turbinenfabrik für …

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Gewerkschaft und OWS verhandeln über 110 Jobs
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Emden. Die Gewerkschaft IG Metall, die Geschäftsleitung und der Betriebsrat von „Off-Shore Wind Solutions” (OWS) samt ihren Anwälten verhandeln heute über die Zukunft von 110 Jobs. Bei dem ersten Verhandlungstag soll geklärt werden, wie sich der …

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Exxon's dire estimate: Tougher offshore drilling rules will cost $25 billion …
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If the proposals are enacted, exploration outlays in the Gulf will tumble by 70 percent over the next two decades, wiping out as many as 190,000 jobs, according to consulting firm Wood Mackenzie Ltd. “The Gulf of Mexico is already in a deep downturn as …

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Ted Cruz Would Offshore More American Jobs
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So a vote for Ted Cruz really is a vote to offshore more American jobs to China.” said Miller. Miller then pushed back on the concept that current trade policies make products cheaper for Americans. “The results of our current trade policy are in and …

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Teesside's Offshore Structures (Britain) eyes more business as it moves closer …
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A WIND turbine parts maker has vowed to deliver further jobs and contracts ahead of fulfilling its first major order, The Northern Echo can reveal. Offshore Structures (Britain) (OSB) is just days away from shipping transition pieces for Dong Energy's …

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'Bleeding of Manufacturing Jobs' Offshore Halted
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The "bleeding of manufacturing jobs to offshore" stopped in 2015, according to new data released by the Reshoring Initiative. But the U.S. still has a long way to go in terms of bringing back previously outsourced jobs. In the last decade the U.S. has …

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Oil service firms warn of more job cuts
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Aibel and National Oilwell Varco are among oil and offshore companies warning of more job cuts, with hundreds of employees likely to soon be out of work. It was the latest bad news to hit the industry, at a time when analysts are also warning of more …

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Teesside's Offshore Structures (Britain) eyes more business and job creation …
www.thenorthernecho.co.uk

A WIND turbine parts maker has vowed to deliver further jobs and contracts ahead of fulfilling its first major order, The Northern Echo can reveal. Offshore Structures (Britain) (OSB) is just days away from shipping transition pieces for Dong Energy's …

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South Australian shipbuilders rally in protest of offshore production amid …
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The rally comes in the wake of the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union (AMWU) claims Adelaide will risk losing its last 1400 shipbuilding workers unless the Turnbull Government “commits to local jobs”. It is now calling on the government to reopen …

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Obama Administration's offshore drilling decision will impact Illinois, says …
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“The decision appeases extremists who seek to stop oil and natural gas production which would increase the cost of energy for American consumers and close the door for years to creating new jobs, new investments and boosting energy security,” said Jack …

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Hundreds Protest Obama Administration's Plans to Expand Offshore Drilling in Gulf
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DESVARIEUX: So the counterpoint is always that the oil industry creates jobs, and the people in the Gulf are dependent on these jobs. First of all, let's bring the truth out. How dependent are the people for these types of jobs, those in the offshore …

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Maersk Drilling to axe 70 offshore drilling jobs in Norway
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Maersk Drilling has announced plans to cut 70 offshore drilling jobs from its Norwegian operations due to its Reacher jackup rig being out of work after its existing contract with BP expires. Norwegian sources said that the job cuts were from the …

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Hundreds Protest Obama Administration's Plans to Expand Offshore Drilling in Gulf
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DESVARIEUX: So the counterpoint is always that the oil industry creates jobs, and the people in the Gulf are dependent on these jobs. First of all, let's bring the truth out. How dependent are the people for these types of jobs, those in the offshore …

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Offshore shrimp fishery more valuable than inshore, economist says
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"I understand the offshore fishery and those people want jobs too and I don't want to take their jobs but I don't want them to look at it and take mine either," she said. "We all need to be in this industry together. Area six is the only area I can …

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LETTER: Hudson exaggerates benefits of offshore drilling
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He speaks of 55,000 jobs drilling could bring to North Carolina. But let's talk about the 51,000 jobs in fishing, tourism and recreation that coastal families already depend on and about the 48,000 jobs that could instead be generated by offshore wind …

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Maersk To Cut 70 Offshore Drilling Jobs
www.offshorepost.com

Maersk to cut 70 offshore drilling jobs from its Norwegian operations, as another of its jackup rigs reaches the end of its current contract. According to Norwegian sources, the cuts will come from the current crew of Maersk Drilling's Maersk Reacher …

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Construction of wind turbines at Providence port fuels jobs for local tradesmen
www.providencejournal.com

The hope is that more offshore wind farms will follow to maintain a steady stream of work. Deepwater is in the midst of planning a much larger wind farm of up to 200 turbines in Rhode Island Sound. Two other developers with roots in Europe are pursuing …

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James Fisher and Sons creating 110 jobs in Lowestoft under Galloper wind farm …
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The company's Offshore Services Contract (OSC) for Galloper would create about 110 new jobs, mostly in the Lowestoft area, for a construction support base for the £1.5billion 336MW Galloper, wind farm which is being developed by RWE Innogy 27km off …

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Barack Obama's Offshore Drilling Ban to Cost Jobs, Energy Security
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The ban imposed by the Department of the Interior on oil and gas drilling off of the US southeast Atlantic coast will cost the United States jobs threaten its energy security, US Chamber of Commerce Institute for 21st Century Energy President Karen …

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US bars Atlantic drilling; Obama builds environmental legacy
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The Defense Department has said Atlantic offshore drilling could hurt military maneuvers and interfere with missile tests the Navy relies on to protect the East Coast. The Pentagon submitted a report to Interior that identified locations in Virginia …

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Trump Advisor: A Vote for Ted Cruz is a Vote to Offshore American Jobs
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So a vote for Ted Cruz really is a vote to offshore American jobs to China.” said Miller. Miller then pushed back on the concept that current trade policies make products cheaper for Americans. “The results of our current trade policy are in and they …

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Gillespie: Obama's offshore flip-flop harms growth
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Increasing domestic energy production in the vommonwealth is a common sense solution by which we could diversify Virginia's economy, create more jobs in the state, and help make our nation more energy secure. Offshore energy production would have …

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Obama kills jobs, energy chance
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As co-chair of the Atlantic Offshore Energy Caucus, I welcomed the proposal as one of many steps that need to be taken to unleash our natural resources, create jobs and boost our economy. It seemed like the administration was listening to calls from …

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East of England lands 100 new wind farm jobs
www.energyvoice.com

More than 100 new jobs will be created at Lowestoft by the marine service company which won the £25million contract to support construction of the Galloper offshore wind farm. Supply chain companies in Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth that can provide the …

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Obama scraps Atlantic offshore drilling plans in major reversal
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Tuesday's announcement was a disappointment to oil companies and the governors of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia who had enthusiastically supported offshore drilling on their coasts, which they said would create thousands of jobs …

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80 jobs under threat at Holyhead Boatyard Ltd
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Eighty jobs are at risk at a marine services company on Anglesey with the boss blaming the fall in oil prices for a downturn in business. Holyhead Boatyard Ltd employs 300 staff operating as a boat builder, tug company and offshore crew transfer operator.

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Holyhead Boatyard says 80 jobs are at risk due to off-shore downturn
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Up to 80 jobs are at risk at Holyhead Boatyard due to the major downturn in the off-shore windfarm, oil and gas markets. Holyhead Boatyard, part of the Holyhead Group, has confirmed plans to reduce costs in order to “right size” the business in light …

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Virginia, Atlantic coast to be removed from offshore drilling plan
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Environmental groups celebrated the decision, while oil and gas representatives blasted it, saying it appeases "extremists" and will imperil jobs and energy security. Reviews were mixed from Virginia leaders who have supported offshore drilling in the …

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COSL cutting 230 jobs after Statoil rig termination
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Rig firm COSL confirmed on Monday that it will cut over 200 jobs after Statoil canceled a rig contact earlier this month. COSL Drilling Europe said in a statement that it will layoff about 230 onshore and offshore employees as a result of Statoil …

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NJ Assembly OKs Offshore Bill Fishermen's Says 'Cannot Be Ignored'
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Speaking on the legislative support being thrown at offshore wind, Wissemann says, “I think the legislature knows that the jobs are really valuable, that offshore wind can be an economic driver for New Jersey, and that proceeding with a small project …

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Offshore plan closes door to new American energy opportunities
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“Offshore energy production has and will continue to be integral to America's energy future – for good-paying jobs, national energy security, and billions of dollars in much-needed revenue to local, state and federal treasuries. Investing in offshore …

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Virginia, ground zero in drilling debate, to learn its fate soon
www.chicagotribune.com

The stakes are huge for Royal Dutch Shell, BP, Anadarko Petroleum and other companies whose U.S. offshore activity is largely confined to the Gulf of Mexico. The Interior Department has estimated that 3.3 billion barrels of oil and 31.3 trillion cubic …

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Energy companies to cut another 416 jobs in Texas
www.news-journal.com

Offshore drilling contractor Transocean said it laid off 80 aboard the Discoverer Americas rig; National Oilwell Varco, a contractor and equipment maker, said it cut 107 in Chambers County; oil field services firm CalFrac Well Services said it …

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Texas regulators record more than 400 jobs cuts across the state
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Offshore drilling contractor Transocean said it had laid off 80 aboard the Discoverer Americas rig; National Oilwell Varco, a contractor and equipment maker, said it had cut 107 in Chambers County; oilfield services firm CalFrac Well Services said it …

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COSL to cut 230 jobs after dropped deal
www.oedigital.com

The 230 jobs will come from both offshore and onshore operations. “It is incredibly sad that so many skilled and loyal workers lose their jobs. Jørgen Arnesen, COSL Drilling Europe president and CEO said. “This is very bad news also for the company and …

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COSL to cut 230 jobs after axed deal
www.oedigital.com

“The conditions for terminating the contract signed with COSL Offshore Management have in our opinion been met, and we therefore choose to use our contractual right to terminate the contract,” Geir Tungesvik, Statoil's senior vice president for …

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Songa Offshore cuts 200 onshore jobs
www.oilvoice.com

Songa Offshore SE is now transforming from being largely a projects organization to an optimized operating organization. The Company today announced that as part of this process, the overall number of onshore employees and contractors, is proposed to …

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World's largest offshore wind farm a step closer to reality
www.farminguk.com

This morning, Wednesday 3 February, the board of directors at DONG Energy confirmed a positive Final Investment Decision for Hornsea One offshore windfarm off the coast of Grimsby in Northern England, meaning that construction can now go ahead.

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KCA Deutag Creates 300 Offshore Drilling Jobs
www.offshorepost.com

KCA Deutag creates 300 offshore drilling jobs as it looks to man two of its new category J class jackup drilling rigs. A Spokeswoman from KCA Deutag confirmed the news to Offshore Post Friday, saying: “Our business in Norway has begun the recruitment …

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Songa Offshore to cut 200 onshore jobs amid slump
www.worldoil.com

LIMASSOL, Cyprus — Songa Offshore is to cut up to 200 onshore workers in response to depressed market conditions. The company is proposing to cut 76 employees and 124 contractors, according to a statement released Monday. The drilling contractor will …

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South Korea shipyard Daewoo to shed another 12000 jobs
www.energyvoice.com

He said: “We reflected all the losses, mostly from the unprofitable offshore plant business, in our balance sheet last year. Our full-scale restructuring over the past year has significantly improved our operational efficiency and labor productivity.” …

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DSME Says 12000 Job Cuts Coming
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South Korea's Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering will cut 12,000 jobs from its workforce by 2019 as it tries to revive its business following a crash in oil prices and severe downturn in the offshore oil and gas sector. “We are planning to reduce …

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