EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

LM Wind Power

LM Wind Power

Geographic Location

Country: Spain
Region: León; Castilla y León; Centro
Location of affected unit(s): Ponferrada


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
28.11 - Manufacture of engines and turbines, except aircraft, vehicle and cycle engines
Number Employed: 209
Group: LM Wind Power

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 18-10-2011
Planned Job Reductions min: 209
Planned Job Reductions max: 209
Type of Restructuring: Closure
Foreseen End Date: 30-09-2012
Direct Dismissals: 209

Additional Information

Danish wind turbine blade manufacturer LM Wind Power has presented a labour force adjustment plan affecting its entire workforce of its plant located in Ponferrada (León). The foreseen data of the dismissal is the 30 September 2012. The negotiation process with the employee's representatives will start on 1 November.