EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

WSP Group

Company/Organisation:
WSP Group

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom

Company

Sector: Professional services
Legal, accounting, management, architecture, engineering, technical testing and analysis activities
71.1 - Architectural and engineering activities and related technical consultancy

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 25-07-2011
Planned Job Reductions min: 400
Planned Job Reductions max: 400
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 25-07-2011

Additional Information

WSP Group has cut 400 jobs. The company reported a lower first-half adjusted pretax profit, hurt by a squeeze in the UK public sector spending.