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Volvo Cars Uddevalla, Sweden


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Plant Manager: Walter Fortgens

Volvo Cars Uddevalla is a car manufacturing plant which today manufacture Volvo´s exclusive model Volvo C70 coupé and convertible.


In our Body and Paint process we have a line system. January 2002 we introduced a line-system also in our Assembly Workshop, changing from earlier cell-building system. In the Body Shop we use both robot welding and manual welding to enhance flexibility.


The number of employees is 745 people (Dec. -01).


Year opened:


January 1995




ISO 9002 Quality System Certificate 2000


ISO 14001 Environmental Certificate 2002


Plant tours:


After agreement, max 20 persons/visit


Plant magazine:




Editors' name and phone:


Cecilia Kallin/Ann-Mari Robinson +46 522 80114

Postal address:

Volvo Cars Uddevalla

451 84 Uddevalla


Tel. +46-522-260000

Fax. +46-522-260636

Visiting address:

Volvo Cars Uddevalla

Varvsvägen 1

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