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RMT welcomes Welsh Government decision
Wales’s largest rail union RMT today welcomed the announcement by the Welsh Government that it is to take Transport for Wales rail services into public ownership next year. The Welsh government have made the announcement as a result of their...
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: Transport for Wales, Welsh Government, Covid-19, KeolisAmey,
RMT on MP's reports into Carillion collapse
RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said;   "Today's bombshell reports from two separate Commons Committee's into the Carillion collapse ram another nail in the coffin of the racket of outsourcing and franchising.    "The Carillion business model didn't disappear with...
Region: National
Tagged with: carillion, amey, network rail, tfl, rail infrastructure
RMT suspends strike action on Docklands Light Railway
RAIL UNION RMT has confirmed that scheduled strike action on Keolis Amey Docklands, due to start tomorrow and stretch across the weekend, has been suspended after significant progress has been made in talks with the company hosted by ACAS. The...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis amey docklands, acas, industrial action
DLR Strike Action
DLR union RMT confirmed today that it has served notice on Keolis Amey Docklands for the next phase of strike action in a dispute over outsourcing, abuse of procedures and workplace justice.   All KAD members have been instructed not...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, kad, keolis amey docklands, strike, industrial action
RMT at ACAS today as industrial action looms on DLR
RAIL UNION RMT today confirmed that it will be attending ACAS talks today with Keolis Amey Docklands as industrial action looms on Docklands Light Railway.   The union has confirmed the following dates for action on KAD/DLR.   • 04:00 hours...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis amey docklands, acas, industrial action
RMT confirms industrial action on DLR
Following a magnificent ballot result returned by RMT members this week the union’s National Executive Committee has considered the matter and taken the decision to call on all staff to take strike action by not booking on for any shifts...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, kad, keolis amey docklands, industrial action
RMT on news that Amey is taking over bulk of Carillion works
General Secretary Mick Cash said; "RMT's preferred option since the collapse of Carillion has been for their rail works to be taken directly in house but we recognise that today's announcement should guarantee up to 700 rail workers jobs and we...
Region: National
Tagged with: carillion, amey, network rail, tfl, rail infrastructure
Strike action goes ahead on DLR this week
RMT cleaners, security staff and travel safe officers on Docklands Light Railway will be taking part in a further phase of strike action over a comprehensive breakdown in industrial relations this week as the intransigent attitude of the management continues...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, iss, kad, keolis amey docklands
RMT confirms further strike action on DLR
RMT cleaners, security staff and travel safe officers on Docklands Light Railway will be taking part in a further phase of strike action over a comprehensive breakdown in industrial relations, the union confirmed today, as the intransigent attitude of the...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, kad, iss, keolis amey docklands
Strike action solid this morning on DLR
RMT cleaners, security staff and travel safe officers on Docklands Light Railway are standing rock solid this morning as they kick off the latest 48 hour phase of strike action over a comprehensive breakdown in industrial relations after talks failed this...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, kad, keolis amey docklands, iss, strike
48 hours of strike action goes ahead tomorrow on DLR
RMT cleaners, security staff and travel safe officers on Docklands Light Railway will be taking part in a further 48 hour phase of strike action from tomorrow over a comprehensive breakdown in industrial relations after talks failed this week due to...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, kad, iss, keolis amey docklands
RMT members take further strike action on DLR
RMT cleaners, security staff and travel safe officers on Docklands Light Railway will be taking further strike action over a comprehensive breakdown in industrial relations. The workers are employed by contractor ISS on the KAD contract.   The announcement comes...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey
RMT calls for an end to Welsh railways "nonsense"
RAIL UNION RMT called for an end to private profiteering on Welsh Railways as four bidders are announced today to progress to the next stage in the procurement process to operate rail services in Wales and the Borders from October...
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: welsh railways, arriva trains wales, abellio rail cymru, keolis amey
RMT campaign brings Tube contract back in-house
A long-running campaign by tube union RMT has scored a significant victory with the final confirmation from the London Mayor today that a major slice of tube maintenance work is to be brought back in house next year. The TfL...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: london underground, lul, tube lines, amey, ppp, maintenance
CAMPAIGN BRINGS MAJOR TUBE CONTRACT BACK IN-HOUSE
A long-running campaign by tube union RMT has scored a significant victory with the confirmation that a major slice of tube maintenance work is to be brought back in house next year. The contract with global outfit Amey, subbed out...
Region: National
Tagged with: Tube, Tube Lines, Amey, Contract, In-House
CHANGES TO CLEANING OPERATIONS
Our Ref: DLR/15/4 19th April 2016 Dear Colleagues, CHANGES TO CLEANING OPERATIONS – INTERSERVE FACILITIES (KEOLIS AMEY DOCKLANDS CONTRACT) Further to previous correspondence, you and your colleagues are congratulated for an overwhelming ‘YES’ vote for taking strike action and action short...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey,
BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS – KEOLIS AMEY DOCKLANDS
Our Ref: DLR/14/2 3rd March 2016 Dear Colleagues, BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS – KEOLIS AMEY DOCKLANDS ALL INDUSTRIAL ACTION CANCELLED – DISPUTE IS RESOLVED As you will recall, the strike action due to take place in February was suspended following progress...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: docklands light railway, keolis, amey, dlr
INTERSERVE FACILITIES (KEOLIS AMEY DOCKLANDS CONTRACT)
Our Ref: DLR/0001/I(KAD) 25th February 2016 Dear Colleague, RATES OF PAY & CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015 INTERSERVE FACILITIES (KEOLIS AMEY DOCKLANDS CONTRACT) Further to my letter dated 23rd December, members will be recall that the industrial action was suspended and the offer...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey
Rates of Pay & Conditions of Service 2015
Our Ref: DLR/0001/I(KAD) 23rd December 2015 Dear Colleague, Rates of Pay & Conditions of Service 2015 Interserve Facilities (Keolis Amey Docklands Contract) ALL INDUSTRIAL ACTION SUSPENDED Further to previous correspondence regarding the above, your RMT negotiating team met the Company on Tuesday...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey
Breakdown in Industrial Relations
Our Ref: DLR/14/2 23rd December 2015 Dear Colleague, Breakdown in Industrial Relations – Keolis Amey Docklands Further to previous correspondence regarding the above, your RMT negotiating team has held further discussions and negotiations with the Company and these have resulted in...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey
RMT confirms series of New Year strikes on DLR
RAIL UNION RMT said today that staff across all grades on Keolis Amey Docklands Light Railway will strike on four occasions next year in a dispute over a range of serious unresolved issues that are wrecking industrial relations. The action...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: docklands light railway, dlr, keolis amey docklands
Breakdown in Industrial Relations
Our Ref: DLR/14/2 2nd December 2015 Dear Colleague, Breakdown in Industrial Relations – Keolis Amey Docklands All RMT members at Keolis Amey Docklands are congratulated for their unity and determination in showing rock solid support during the strike action between Tuesday...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: keolis amey docklands, kad, dlr
Second day of RMT DLR strike remains rock solid
"RMT members have made it crystal clear that they will not be bullied into accepting changes that undermine both their jobs and operational safety. "There is no excuse for Keolis Amey to dig their heads in the sand in the...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey
RMT DLR POPLAR PICKET
Picket line at Poplar this morning as RMT 48 hour strike closes DLR in dispute over workplace justice and safety of services. Credit: RMT
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey
RMT strike on DLR rock solid this morning
RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said; "Our members on DLR are rock solid in their action this morning and I want to pay tribute to their unity and determination as they fight to defend safe operational practices and the basic...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey
RMT confirms 48 hour DLR strike from tomorrow morning
RAIL UNION RMT said today that staff across all grades on Keolis Amey Docklands Light Railway will strike for 48 hours from early tomorrow after last ditch talks failed to make any progress this morning. The dispute is over a range...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey
RMT confirms 48 hours strike on DLR
RAIL UNION RMT said today that staff across all grades on Keolis Amey Docklands Light Railway will strike for 48 hours next week  in a dispute over a range of serious unresolved issues that are wrecking industrial relations.   The announcement...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: docklands light railway, dlr, keolis, amey
BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS
Our Ref: DLR/14/2 27th October 2015 Dear Colleague, BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS – KEOLIS AMEY DOCKLANDS Following the magnificent ballot result in favour of taking industrial action, your General Grades Committee has considered this matter and having consulted with your Branch...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis, amey
Massive RMT vote for strike action on DLR
Over 92% voted to strike with an even larger majority for action short of a strike.   The key issues at the heart of the dispute are:   •         The use of agency staff on P-Way operations •         Further abuses of...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: docklands light railway, dlr, keolis, amey
RMT to begin ballot for action on Docklands Light Railway
The ballot will open later this week and will close on the 22nd October. The key issues at the heart of the dispute are: •         The use of agency staff on P-Way operations •         Further abuses of the use of...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: docklands light railway, dlr, keolis, amey
RATES OF PAY & CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015
Our Ref: DLR/0001/I(KAD) 30th August 2015 Dear Colleagues, RATES OF PAY & CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015 INTERSERVE FACILITIES (KEOLIS AMEY DOCKLANDS CONTRACT) Further to previous correspondence, you and your colleagues have taken part in two periods of strike action between Wednesday 27th...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: keolis, amey, docklands
RATES OF PAY & CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015
Our Ref: DLR/0001/I(KAD) 1st June 2015 Dear Colleague, RATES OF PAY & CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015 INTERSERVE (KEOLIS AMEY DOCKLANDS CONTRACT) Further to my previous correspondence, members are congratulated on their solidarity and determination during the strike action which took place between...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, interserve, keolis, amey, industrial action
DLR strike action called off as union secures agreement
The issues that forced RMT to call the strike were: •    The threat to outsource job and activities •    Introduction of new HR policies that would have undermined working conditions •    The undermining of the role of RMT Health and...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, strike action, keolis / amey
Dispute With Keolis/Amey Docklands (K.A.D.)
Our Ref: DLR/15/10 27th January 2015 Dear Colleagues, Dispute With Keolis/Amey Docklands (K.A.D.) All Strike Action Is Called Off – Dispute Resolved Further to previous correspondence advising members to take strike action commencing tomorrow (Wednesday 28th January), talks have taken place...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, keolis / amey, strike action
DISPUTE WITH KEOLIS/AMEY DOCKLANDS (K.A.D.)
Our Ref: DLR/15/10 21st January 2015 Dear Colleagues, DISPUTE WITH KEOLIS/AMEY DOCKLANDS (K.A.D.) Following the magnificent ballot result in favour of taking industrial action, your General Grades Committee has considered this matter and having consulted with your Branch and Lead Officer,...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, keolis/amey, docklands light railway
48 hour strike on DLR over assault on terms and conditions
‎NOT TO BOOK ON FOR SHIFTS THAT COMMENCE BETWEEN:-   •    04:00 hours on Wednesday 28th January 2015 until 03:59 hours on Friday 30thJanuary 2015.   RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said: "Following the feedback from well-attended Branch meetings and the ballot result,...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, keolis/amey, docklands light railway, strike action
Transfer of Docklands Light Railway Contract from Serco
Our Ref: DLR/15/10 12th November 2014 Dear Colleagues, Transfer of Docklands Light Railway Contract from Serco to Keolis/Amey Docklands (K.A.D.) As you and your colleagues will be aware, it was the intention of your Union in line with members’ wishes, to...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, serco, keolis, amey
Terms & Conditions – High Output Operators – Amey/Colas
Our Ref: BR4/14/2 31st October 2014 Dear Colleague, Terms & Conditions – High Output Operators – Amey/Colas Joint Venture I write in relation to the above matter. A further meeting has taken place at which the companies put forward a proposal...
Region: National
Tagged with: amey, colas
Terms and Conditions – High Output System Operators
Our Ref: BR4/14/2 22nd September 2014 Dear Colleague, TERMS AND CONDITIONS – HIGH OUTPUT SYSTEM OPERATORS – AMEY/COLAS JOINT VENTURE I understand that you have received a letter from the company. In it they claim to have made an improved proposal...
Region: National
Tagged with: amey, colas
TERMS AND CONDITIONS – HIGH OUTPUT SYSTEM OPERATORS
To: AMEY/COLAS JV HIGH OUTPUT RMT MEMBERS Our Ref: BR4/14/2 19 September 2014 Dear colleague TERMS AND CONDITIONS – HIGH OUTPUT SYSTEM OPERATORS – AMEY/COLAS JOINT VENTURE I have previously advised you of the outcome of the ballot result, which showed a...
Region: National
Tagged with: Amey, colas