In 2007, the Trelleborg Group’s Trelleborg Automotive business area has inaugurated a newly constructed manufacturing facility in Dej, Romania. The increased production capacity from this state-of-the-art plant serves the needs of Trelleborg’s existing customers Audi, Dacia, Ford, Peugeot and Renault by providing local supply to their Romanian and Eastern European plants.
It is a strong global platform that was reinforced by this constructed plant and this facility continues Trelleborg Group’s commitment to the developing automotive sector in Eastern Europe. Using proven leading-edge manufacturing processes, the production site in Dej produce engine and chassis mounting systems.
Initially, the plant supplied the Renault (Dacia) plant where the successful Logan model is assembled. The investment is in response to increasing component volumes.The Dej facility was about 100 employees in the end of the 2007 year and was designed to meet stringent environmental standards.
Milestone: 2006 – 2007.