EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

WABCO Polska

Company/Organisation:
WABCO Polska

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Wroclaw; Dolnoslaskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Wrocław

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.3 - Manufacture of parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 1900

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 21-11-2008
Planned Job Reductions min: 290
Planned Job Reductions max: 290
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2009

Additional Information

WABCO Polska is planning to dismiss 290 employees (out of a workforce of 1,900) from its factory in Wrocław by late 2009. The Wrocław factory produces hydraulic brake systems, ABS systems, and pneumatic suspension elements for use by car and trailer producers.