Type
Offshoring/Delocalisation
Country
Germany
Region
Baden-W├╝rttemberg; Karlsruhe; Karlsruhe
Location of affected unit(s)
Bruchsal
Sector
Utilities
Water Supply; Sewerage, Waste Management And Remediation Activities
Waste Collection, Treatment And Disposal Activities; Materials Recovery
38.32 - Recovery of sorted materials
New offshoring locations
Not Available

270 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
3 April 2010
Employment effect (start)
3 April 2010
Foreseen end date
31 December 2011

Description

On 3 April 2010, the telecommunications provider Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) announced plans to cut 270 jobs at its German site in Bruchsal. A representative of the union told the press that production is to be outsourced to India and repairing activities to East-Asia and the company later confirmed this report, stating that the production site in Bruchsal was to be restructured and a new concept for its future existence implemented. Nokia Siemens is currently cutting up to 6,000 jobs worldwide (see related factsheet).


Sources

  • 3 April 2010: Stuttgarter Zeitung
  • 3 April 2010: Stuttgarter Zeitung

Citation

Eurofound (2010), Nokia Siemens Networks, Offshoring/Delocalisation in Germany, factsheet number 70453, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/70453.