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ESB technicians, members of the Independent Workers’ Union,  during a strike outside the ESB South Lotts depot in Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Technicians working for ESB Networks are to continue a work-to -rule which has been in operation for more than a fortnight. However no further strike(...)

The dispute centres on what the Independent Workers’ Union describes as a lack of consultation and meaningful discussion about the outsourcing of work. File photograph: Laura Hutton

Technicians working for ESB Networks are to stage a 48-hour strike from Tuesday morning as part of continuing industrial action. More than 500 networ(...)

Technicians belonging to the Independent Workers’ Union on strike outside the ESB South Lotts depot in Dublin on Friday April 23rd. Further strike action, which the union says has been prompted by a lack of consultation over work to be outsourced, is expected to take place on Thursday. Photograph: Laura Hutton/The Irish Times

ESB Networks has said it has formally issued proceedings in the High Court against the Independent Workers’ Union (IWU) seeking damages and other reli(...)

ESB Networks said on Thursday evening that the 24-hour stoppage strike by the IWU was ‘unlawful’.

ESB Networks has suggested that a strike by several hundred network technicians on Friday had very limited impact on services. However, a work-to-rul(...)

The company has said it is putting contingency arrangements in place ahead of the scheduled work stoppage. Photograph: iStock

ESB Networks has said it intends to take legal action in relation to a dispute involving network technicians who are staging a 24-hour strike today. (...)