EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Nortel's Northern operation

Company/Organisation:
Nortel's Northern operation

Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Region: Border; Border, Midland and Western
Location of affected unit(s): Monkstown factory

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Number Employed: 1000
Group: Nortel Networks Corporation

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 21-06-2002
Planned Job Reductions min: 200
Planned Job Reductions max: 200
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 01-09-2002

Additional Information

This plan is part of the worldwide restructuring plan by Nortel. More than 1000 jobs have been cut at the Monkstown factory in the past two year (2000, 2001).