Employees

As at 31 December 2018, a total of 3,344 people were employed by DEUTZ AG. This meant that the number of employees had gone up by 366 year on year, mainly due to the increase in the volume of business. We also had a further 331 people on temporary employment contracts as at 31 December 2018 (31 December 2017: 366 temporary workers). Employing temporary workers enables us to respond flexibly to any fluctuations in demand.

From a segment perspective, DEUTZ Compact Engines employed 2,846 people as at 31 December 2018, 312 more than it had employed a year earlier. The number of employees at DEUTZ Customised Solutions was 498, which was up by 54 compared with the end of 2017.

DEUTZ AG: Employees

Headcount    
  31 Dec 2018 31 Dec 2017
Cologne 2,661 2,356
Ulm 498 450
Other 185 172
Total 3,344 2,978