More than one hundred construction workers have collectively been fined more than a million dollars for what has been deemed unlawful industrial action on a multi-billion dollar construction project in Western Australia.

Last Friday, the Federal Court of Australia handed down penalties totalling $1.068 million against 117 workers of CBI Construction Pty Ltd for their participation of eight days of unlawful action at the $8 billon Woodside LNG Expansion Project on the Burrup Peninsula near Karratha. The workers took action in support…