Type
Outsourcing
Country
Germany
Region
Saarland;
Location of affected unit(s)
P├╝ttlingen
Sector
Manufacturing
Manufacturing Of Machinery And Equipment
Manufacture Of Machinery And Equipment N.E.C.
28 - Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.

318 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
8 October 2003
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
1 December 2004

Description

SKF has decided to discontinue production at its Etzenhofen, P├╝ttlingen plant in Germany by the end of 2004. The factory manufactures plain bearings, which in future will be manufactured at the Schweinfurt plant and also be outsourced.


Sources

  • 8 October 2003: SKF - Press release

Citation

Eurofound (2003), SKF, Outsourcing in Germany, factsheet number 60015, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/60015.