Internal restructuring
European Union
Location of affected unit(s)
France, Ireland
Manufacture Of Computer, Electrical Electronic And Optical Products
Manufacture Of Electrical Equipment
27.1 - Manufacture of electric motors, generators, transformers and electricity distribution and control apparatus

100 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
30 November 2017
Employment effect (start)
1 December 2017
Foreseen end date
31 July 2018


Naval Group's marine renewable energy subsidiary, Naval Energies, has announced 100 jobs cut: 30 Naval Energies' employees will be transferred to the parent company, Naval Group and the subsidiary OpenHydro in Ireland will cut 70 jobs. In total, Naval Energies will eliminate 100 positions out of a total workforce of 260 employees. The company stresses that the market for wind turbine construction at sea is growing at a slower pace than expected.


  • 30 November 2017: Ouest-France


Eurofound (2017), Naval Energies, Internal restructuring in European Union, factsheet number 92917, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/92917.