Angry tugboat crews vow to bring Teesport to a halt

The Unite trade union is warning that Teesport is facing disruption due to a tug boat strike. Crews employed by AP Moller-Maersk subsidiary Svitzer Marine at Teesport, the UK’s fifth largest container port, will begin strike action early next month in a dispute over a pay freeze. The first strike will last 48 hours and begins on Tuesday 1 March. Two further 24 hour strikes on 9 and 26 March. Unite ... [+]

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