The Confederation of Shipbuilding & Engineering Unions
Supporting aviation and aerospace jobs
Supporting aviation and aerospace jobs
1 June 2020 / Campaign | News

The CSEU is launching a campaign asking Government to look beyond the headline job losses and take urgent action to sustain the hundreds of thousands of jobs that depend on Britain’s aviation industry which is the second biggest in the world.

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Campaigning for a shorter working week
Campaigning for a shorter working week
1 June 2020 / Campaign | Economy | Reports

Campaigning for a shorter working week is part of the CSEU’s DNA. At the end of the 1980s we ran the ‘Drive for 35’ campaign to reduce working time down from 39 hours a week.

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IndustriAll Europe makes the case for collective bargaining in new campaign
IndustriAll Europe makes the case for collective bargaining in new campaign
3 October 2019 / Campaign

The giant European trade union federation IndustriAll Europe, which covers 7m manufacturing, mining and energy workers has launched a campaign which aims to demonstrate the positive impact of collective bargaining.

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CSEU calls for government action at Harland & Wolff
CSEU calls for government action at Harland & Wolff
8 August 2019 / Campaign

The future of Belfast’s Harland & Wolff shipyard could be guaranteed if the Government were to award the contract to build aircraft carrier support vessels to a UK Consortium, a union claims.

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Crucial boost for battle to build new Royal Navy supply ships in Britain
Crucial boost for battle to build new Royal Navy supply ships in Britain
15 November 2018 / Campaign | News

Campaigners calling for new Royal Navy supply ships to be built in Britain have seized on comments they say prove the case for keeping the £1billion deal in the UK – The Daily Mirror.

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Update: Fleet Solid Support ships
Update: Fleet Solid Support ships
30 July 2018 / Blog | Campaign | News

It has been a busy few weeks for the CSEU as we have really ramped up our campaign on the Fleet Solid Support ships

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Ferry Foundation gets High Court Approval
Ferry Foundation gets High Court Approval
30 June 2018 / Campaign | News

Breaking news – the High Court have approved our application to gift the money in the 35 Hour Week Campaign fund to the new charity, the Alex Ferry Foundation!

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Fleet Solid Support Ships Report
Fleet Solid Support Ships Report
31 May 2018 / Campaign | News | Reports

As previously trailed, I am delighted to announce the publication of the CSEU’s report on Fleet Solid Support Ships – “Fleet Solid Support Ships – Supporting the Royal Navy, Supporting the United Kingdom”. 

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