Launch a new model to the market requires a series of works which the uninitiated this sector fail to imagine. In this case touched you to the Volkswagen Group put together the factory that will produce the next generation of the Polo and the next small SUV for the brand. The plant graceful with the production of these models still being the located in Landaben in the community Foral Navarra.
With this model the capacity productive of the same is extends since until now only be produced the Volkswagen Polo. However, with the arrival to the market of its brother SUV in the group have believed timely that is manufacture in the same place that his companion’s platform. Of this is economies of scale is maximizing and leveraging the know-how do and experience of the template to make a SUV cut semi-premium.
The address of the Volkswagen in Landaben factory has release that in the past month of July have been shut down the work of adaptation of the factory to the necessary machinery for the manufacture of the Next models of the group. To carry them out he has been an investment of EUR 28.9 million and has involved a total of 208 jobs. These works have been overshadowed in a 80 per cent work to adapt the production line for the next pole.
The work has been taking advantage of a period of holiday of a large part of the labour force. This has allowed to renew much of workshops focusing on areas of presses, sheet metal work, painting and Assembly. Also also have been revised the plant of Motors and it’s review final of the production. Finally also actions for improvement and restructuring have been certain infrastructure of the plant, in zones where is located the Technology Center of information and quality.
Outside the productive area modified elsewhere affect common areas of use for the workers. In this case he has played them turn to dressing rooms, rooms of rest and the toilets.
Source – Volkswagen Navarra