EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Volker Wessels Netwerk Bouw

Volker Wessels Netwerk Bouw

Geographic Location

Country: Netherlands
Location of affected unit(s): Geleen, Drachten, Apeldoorn


Sector: Information / communication
61 - Telecommunications
Number Employed: 1600
Group: Volker Wessels

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-12-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 200
Planned Job Reductions max: 200
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-12-2003

Additional Information

200 jobs will be shed at VW Netwerk Bouw, that builds and maintains communication networks. The company, a subsidiary of Volker Wessels, will also close three divisions on the sites of Geleen, Drachten and Apeldoorn.