Patria starts employee co-operation negotiations in its Land business unit concerning all employees both in Hämeenlinna and Tampere. Negotiations are started due to the productional and financial reasons, as certain significant Land export projects have been postponed.

Reorganisation of the operations will also be considered in order to ensure competitiveness and efficiency. Goal is to find alternative measures to redundancies such as new operating models, reorganising work, and lay-offs. The measures are estimated to affect all personnel. Details and actions will be determined during the negotiations.

The key areas in Land business unit include armoured wheeled vehicles, mortar systems and related life cycle support services. Business unit employs 270 people in Hämeenlinna and Tampere.

Further information:

Teemu Raitis, President, Land Business Unit, tel. +358 400 352 334, [email protected]