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Volvo Cars Engine in 2006

Volvo Cars Engine in 2006  

 

Volvo Cars Engine is part of the Volvo Cars organisation.

We are manufacturers and suppliers of high-class and cost-effective engines, components and powertrains/powerpacks.

Volvo Cars Engine consists of units: the engine factory in Skövde, Uddevalla, component manufacturers in Floby and the assembly plants in Torslanda and Ghent, Belgium.

The company's operations also include the Volvo Competence Centre training unit that works with clients in manufacturing industry.

As of 31 December 2006, the company had 1,547 employees in Skövde, 411 in Floby, 665 at the Engine & Chassis Centre in Torslanda, 21 in Engine Chassis Centre in Uddevalla and 318 in Ghent.

 

Production in 2006

 

Petrol engines, Skövde 215,109

Petrol engines, (CKD) Skövde 528

Diesel engines (5 cyl), Skövde 112,513

Diesel engines (4 cyl), Skövde 22,161

 

Powerpacks, ECCT 164,307

 

Front axle 328,614

Rear axle 164,307

Rear axles, AWD 38,792

 

Powertrains ECG 244,036

 

Connecting rods, Floby 2,300,000

 

Brake discs, Floby 2,600,000

 

Hub modules, Floby 480,000

 

Awards and Certificates

Phase 1: Award for TPM Excellence, 1997

Phase 2: Special Award for TPM Achievement, 2000

Phase 3: World Class Award, 2003

 

SKÖVDE

ISO 14001

 

FLOBY

ISO 9002

QS 9000

TS 16949

ISO 14001

 

Site manager, Volvo Cars Engine

Håkan Berndtsson

 

Production manager, Skövde Engine Plant

Lennart Bogren

 

Production manager, Floby

Hans Gustavsson

 

Production manager ECCT (Engine & Chassis Centre Torslanda)

Jarl Bengtsson

Production manager ECCU CEngine & Chassi Centre Uddevalla)

Christer Backelin

 

Production manager ECG (Engine Centre, Ghent)

Per Sjöholdt

 

Postal and visiting addresses

 

Volvo Cars Skövde Engine Plant

541 87 Skövde

Telephone +46 500-27 40 00, switchboard

Visitor's Department +46 500-27 42 37

 

Volvo Cars Floby

520 40 Floby

Telephone +46 515-77 68 00, switchboard

 

Engine and Chassis Centre Torslanda

Bulycke

SE-405 31 Göteborg

Telephone: +46 500-27 40 00, switchboard

 

Volvo Cars Engine Centre Ghent

Skaldenstraat 37

BE-9042 Desteldonk, Belgium

Telephone: +32 9 250 3351

Keywords:
Facilities, Corporate, Manufacturing
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