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- The French connection. Gollan, Paul // People Management;9/11/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 18, p34
Assesses the impact of an impending law on information and consultation on partnership agreements between employers and trade-unions based on Eurotunnel's experience. Impact of industrial relations within Eurotunnel on social partnerships approach; Results of surveys on trade union membership...
- A process of transition–Employer strategies and outcomes of employee voice at Eurotunnel. Gollan, Paul J. // Socio-Economic Review;2006, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p337
This paper examines management strategies towards non-union representative arrangements at Eurotunnel and assesses their effectiveness in representing employees over a 5 year period. This period also allows for a review of consultation arrangements before and after union recognition and an...
- Good first half for Eurotunnel. // Rail Business Intelligence;8/2/2012, Issue 419, p5
The article reports that Groupe Eurotunnel SA made an announcement of transporting more than 10 000 passenger vehicles in 24 hours in one direction from Folkestone, England, to Coquelles, France, on June 1, 2012.
- Double-Crossing the channel. // Advertising Age;6/8/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 23, p24
Presents a commentary by James Brady on the problems with the Channel, the 2 4-mile tunnel between England and France. Grand opening postponed; Unexpected cost of the Channel; Author's experience of visiting; Advantages and disadvantages of the day ferry.
- Challenge for the Chunnel. Metz, T. // Architectural Record;Nov1990, Vol. 178 Issue 12, p13
Announces that Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas recently won the competition to design a new terminal for the Belgian port of Zeebrugge. Describes the design.
- Undersea tunnel links Britain, France. // Current Events;11/16/90, Vol. 90 Issue 10, p3
Discusses the English Channel tunnel project, or `Chunnel,' which will be completed in 1993. Recent completion of the first underwater link between Britain and France; Reaction in both countries; Expected tourism and trade benefits.
- Eurotunnel to challenge low-cost airlines with self-drive promotion. Rubach, Emma // Precision Marketing;9/6/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 49, p6
Reports the launch of marketing campaign challenging low-cost airlines by Eurotunnel PLC in Great Britain. Encouragement of customers to self-drive for activity-based short breaks, day-trips, and skiing in France; Press and television advertisements of the campaign; Details on the press and...
- Shareholder power grows. Chernoff, Joel // Pensions & Investments;6/10/1996, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p19
Reports that Eurotunnel PLC shareholders will be asked to hand their proxies to an outside agent. Aim of the proxy solicitation; Implications on French shareholders.
- Journey down the world's longest underwater tunnel. Gannon, R. // Popular Science;Jun90, Vol. 236 Issue 6, p94
Travels 300 feet beneath the English Channel where giant tunnel-boring machines, longer than two football fields are grinding the world's longest underwater tunnels between England and France. Specifics of the 32.2 mile, $12 billion project. INSET: Twin tunnels to link road and rail...