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    Last One Out Hit The Lights: General Motors Closes Opel Bochum Plant In Germany

Last One Out Hit The Lights: General Motors Closes Opel Bochum Plant In Germany

Opel's Bochum factory was operational for 52 years.
By |December 5th, 2014|Bochum - Germany, Business, Controversy, Decisions, Downsizing, GM employment, GM Facilities, Manufacturing Facilities, News, Opel|Comments Off on Last One Out Hit The Lights: General Motors Closes Opel Bochum Plant In Germany|

Opel Auctioning Off Bochum Factory Equipment

Canadian auction house Maynards will be handling the liquidation, which includes 50 presses and 805 robots.
By |October 27th, 2014|Bochum - Germany, Business, Costs, Decisions, Financial, GM Facilities, Liquidity, Manufacturing Facilities, News, Opel, Profitability, Residual Values|Comments Off on Opel Auctioning Off Bochum Factory Equipment|

Cost Of Opel Bochum Closure Grows To $866 Million

Opel originally estimated the closure would cost about $679 Million.
By |June 26th, 2014|Bochum - Germany, Business, Costs, Decisions, Financial, GM Facilities, Manufacturing Facilities, News, Opel|Comments Off on Cost Of Opel Bochum Closure Grows To $866 Million|

Opel Reaches Severance Deal With Bochum Plant Employees

Opel had been in negotiations with the German labor union.
By |June 17th, 2014|Bochum - Germany, Business, Downsizing, Europe, Germany, GM employment, GM Facilities, IG Metall, Manufacturing Facilities, Market, News, Opel|Comments Off on Opel Reaches Severance Deal With Bochum Plant Employees|

Closure Of Opel’s Bochum Factory To Cost $754M

Opel Bochum Plant
In General Motors' quest to be profitable in Europe, Zafira production is moving to Rüsselsheim.
By |May 19th, 2014|Bochum - Germany, Daniel Ammann, GM Facilities, Manufacturing Facilities, News, Opel, People, Rüsselsheim - Germany, Zafira|Comments Off on Closure Of Opel’s Bochum Factory To Cost $754M|
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    Opel’s Bochum Plant Closure To Cost More Than 500 Million Euros

Opel’s Bochum Plant Closure To Cost More Than 500 Million Euros

Much of the cost comes from employee transfers and settlements.
By |March 25th, 2014|Bochum - Germany, Business, GM Facilities, Manufacturing Facilities, News, Opel|Comments Off on Opel’s Bochum Plant Closure To Cost More Than 500 Million Euros|