EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Renault Technologies Roumanie

Company/Organisation:
Renault Technologies Roumanie

Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Location of affected unit(s): Bucharest (Bucharest region), Piteşti (Argeş county South region) and Titu (Dâmboviţa) county, South region)

Company

Sector: Professional services
Scientific research and development
72 - Scientific research and development
Number Employed: 1100
Group: Renault

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-07-2008
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2009
Planned Job Creation: 3000

Additional Information

Renault Technologies Roumanie (RTR), an engineering centre of French group Renault, announced its plan to recruit 3,000 engineers by the end of 2009 in order to create in Romania the second pole for Renault design, after Paris Technocentre. The centre is necessary for untraditionally East European market, requesting new cars' models. At present in Bucharest, 1,100 engineers are employed. The number will increase - only in Bucharest - to approximately 2,000 by the end of 2009. The investment totalised EUR 100 million in three locations: Bucharest (Bucharest region), Piteşti (Argeş county South region) and Titu (Dâmboviţa county, South region).