Type
Internal restructuring
Country
Denmark
Region
KĂžbenhavn og Frederiksberg kommuner;
Location of affected unit(s)
Denmark
Sector
Transportation / Storage
Land, Water And Air Transportation
Land Transport And Transport Via Pipelines
49 - Land transport and transport via pipelines

100 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
23 May 2003
Employment effect (start)
1 May 2003
Foreseen end date
1 May 2003

Description

In 2001 the Danish Railways' carriage dept. was privatised and sold to Railion, which has Deutsches Bundesbahn as main stockholder. Due to major internal restructurings after the take over Railion dismissed 100 employees out of 650 in May 2003, one among them being the CEO.


Sources

  • 23 May 2003: Berlingske Tidende

Citation

Eurofound (2003), Railion Denmark, Internal restructuring in Denmark, factsheet number 59480, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/59480.