EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Location of affected unit(s): Kraków


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.3 - Manufacture of parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 5000
Group: Delphi corporation

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-10-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

Delphi, the American manufacturer of automotive components which already employs more than 5,000 people in Poland, has announced plans to hire some 200 engineers for its technical centre in Cracow. The technical centre is one in a network of 34 research and development units around the world working on new solutions for the automobile industry. On October 2005, Polish government gave Delphi financial incentives upon recruitment of additional engineers in Tech Center in Kraków. The extended research and development centre will employ additional 264 engineers, who will work for instance, on improving the suspension systems for cars produced by: PSA, Ford, BMW, Daimler Chrysler, Opel, Volkswagen, Renault.