EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Cluj; Nord-Vest
Location of affected unit(s): Gilau


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
28 - Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
Number Employed: 2615
Group: Emerson

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 23-02-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 23-02-2021
Foreseen End Date: 28-02-2021
Planned Job Creation: 110

Additional Information

The Romanian subsidiary of the American process management solutions company, Emerson, created 110 jobs at its new plant in Gilau (Cluj County). The Romanian subsidiary will produce lighting glass (tubes and bulbs) and electrical apparatus for explosive gas atmospheres. In 2020, the company invested €4.5 million into production and IT equipment at the Cluj-Napoca plant and into its Bucharest office.

Emerson has been operating in Romania since 2006 and employs approximately 2,615 people in Cluj-Napoca, Oradea and Bucharest, most of which work at the Cluj-Napoca site.