EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Alcan

Company/Organisation:
Alcan

Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Marne; Champagne-Ardenne; Bassin Parisien
Location of affected unit(s): Sainte-Menehould, Vienne-le-Château

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
24.2 - Manufacture of tubes, pipes, hollow profiles and related fittings, of steel
Number Employed: 715
Group: Alcan

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 21-09-2005
Planned Job Reductions min: 70
Planned Job Reductions max: 162
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Direct Dismissals: 132

Additional Information

Cébal, a subsidiary of Alcan, announced on 12 October 2005 the restructuring of its activities on its two sites Sainte-Menehould and Vienne-la-Château. The marketing and the R&D division will be relocated to the headquarters in Gennevilliers.