EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Aalborg Portland

Aalborg Portland

Geographic Location

Country: Denmark
Region: Nordjyllands amt
Location of affected unit(s): Aalborg


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products
23.5 - Manufacture of cement, lime and plaster
Number Employed: 615

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 07-01-2009
Planned Job Reductions min: 130
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-02-2009
Direct Dismissals: 130

Additional Information

The Danish producer of cement, Aalborg Portland, has announced that at least 130 employees will be made redundant. This is the second round of redundancies. In spring 2008, 61 employees were laid off. The restructuring plan will be now negotiated between the management and the employees' representatives.