EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Powerscreen

Company/Organisation:
Powerscreen

Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Region: Midland; Border, Midland and Western

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
28 - Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
Number Employed: 118
Group: Terex

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 26-06-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 118
Planned Job Reductions max: 118
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-07-2003
Foreseen End Date: 01-07-2003
Direct Dismissals: 118

Additional Information

The plant manufactures mobile screening equipment for use in the quarry, landfill and waste recycling industries. The workers will receive redundancy severance terms of 3.5 weeks pay per year of service. The plant is owned by American multinational, Terex.