EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Lodzki; Lodzkie; Centralny
Location of affected unit(s): Aleksandrów Łódzki


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-12-2007
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2011
Planned Job Creation: 150

Additional Information

ABB, the Swedish-Swiss multi-national energy group, has announced that it is to create 150 new jobs in Aleksandrów Łódzki with the development of a new site. The new site will produce electric motors, and the new jobs will be created by the end of 2011. ABB has operated in Poland since 1990 and employs 1,800 in Poland. ABB operates in almost 100 countries and employs 108,000 internationally.