Unions lay Pilbara dispute to rest: report

A BITTER dispute between the Australian Workers Union and three unions traditionally involved with Rio Tinto's Hamersley Iron operations has reportedly been laid to rest at the ACTU's congress meeting.

Unions lay Pilbara dispute to rest: report Unions lay Pilbara dispute to rest: report Unions lay Pilbara dispute to rest: report Unions lay Pilbara dispute to rest: report Unions lay Pilbara dispute to rest: report

The feud erupted last month after the AWU struck a deal with Rio on a federal award for the site, ending a decade of no union representations at mines in Western Australia's Pilbara region.

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