EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Netherlands
Region: Agglomeratie Haarlem; Noord-Holland; West-Nederland
Location of affected unit(s): Haarlem


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
30 - Manufacture of other transport equipment
Number Employed: 2500
Group: NS

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 23-09-2002
Planned Job Reductions min: 125
Planned Job Reductions max: 125
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-09-2002
Foreseen End Date: 01-11-2002

Additional Information

Formerly known as NS Materieel. This company has a long history of substantial expertise and experience with rolling stock. The work of Nedtrain for the Nederlandse Spoorwegen, has contributed to helping them become one of the most efficient railway companies in Europe. Suppression of 125 jobs of the 800 in the Haarlem site.