MEILLER restarts production in Germany
Monday, 4 May 2020 saw tipper assembly recommence at both of MEILLER’s German locations in Munich and Karlsruhe. The majority of employees in production have since returned to their workplaces.
“Our colleagues are delighted that things are finally starting up again”, stresses Dr. Sebastian Simon, Head of Production. “Work had continued unabated for the team responsible for securing the spare parts supply and in service”.
The company implemented comprehensive protective measures and extensive hygienic and physical distancing regulations to protect all employees in as far as possible from infection. “MEILLER is very well prepared and awaiting delivery of chassis from different automotive manufacturers who, in the main, have also restarted production. Our steel structural components will be ready for fitting at short notice”, confirms Chairman of the Board Dr. Daniel Böhmer who is in close contact with truck manufacturers. The facility at the new location in Oed, Austria had already recommenced operations a week earlier on 27 April 2020.