EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: Hohenlohekreis; Stuttgart; Baden-Württemberg
Location of affected unit(s): Künzelsau


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27.1 - Manufacture of electric motors, generators, transformers and electricity distribution and control apparatus
Number Employed: 2000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-06-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 28-06-2017
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

On 28 June 2017, the German manufacturer of fans for ventilation, engines and air conditioning applications, Ziehl-Abegg, announced the creation of 100 jobs in Künzelsau, Germany. This measure is due to an increased order volume. Additionally, Ziehl-Abegg will hire 50 seasonal employees for the summer of 2017.

The company employs an estimated 2000 members of staff in the rural district Hohenlohe (Baden-Württemberg) and about 3,550 staff members worldwide.