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November 2021.

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Next construction phase of BMW Group Plant Debrecen starting 2022.

The construction of first buildings of future BMW Group Plant Debrecen, such as central office building and training center will start with the beginning of 2022. 

December 2020.

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The BMW Group pushes its transformation towards electromobility.

"This architecture will be in use from the middle of the decade. It will ramp up for the first time at our future plant in Debrecen, Hungary, before being rolled out across our global production network in stages."

May 2020.

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BMW Group takes over site for new plant in Debrecen.

“We remain firmly committed to the new plant in Debrecen.” - Michele Melchiorre, Managing Director BMW Manufactoring Hungary

Munich/Debrecen. Preparations for the future BMW Group plant in Debrecen, Hungary have reached another important milestone. Following successful preparation of the land by the City of Debrecen, the BMW Group will take official possession of the land by the end of May. Péter Szijjártó, the Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and the mayor of Debrecen, Dr László Papp, presented Michele Melchiorre, head of BMW Group Plant Debrecen, the results of the site preparation. With today’s presentation, the official handover process is started and will be finalized by end of May.

December 2019.

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Cooperation agreement between the BMW Group and the Debrecen Vocational Training Centre (DSZC).

Since the announcement of the opening of the new plant in Debrecen, the BMW Group has given particular attention to the need to create vocational training opportunities for the region's population. Since July this year, the Bavarian company has been working with the Debrecen Vocational Training Centre (DSZC), one of the region's most important vocational training institutions. Their program promoting dual vocational training also targets primary schools – in this spirit, an open day attracting more than 500 interested visitors was organized this week.

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Construction of the new BMW Group Plant in Debrecen to start in spring 2020.

Preparations for the construction of the new BMW Group plant in Debrecen are proceeding according to plan. The municipality of Debrecen is currently preparing the site for the new plant in the northwestern industrial park. 

September 2019.

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Debrecen and future BMW Group plant: final land-purchasing contract is signed. Important Milestone for Plant Project.

The contract, related to the future BMW Group plant, to be built in the North-Western Industrial Area was signed on a ceremonial occasion on 24 September, 2019, in Debrecen.

July 2019.

This picture shows a group of attendance at the contract signing.

BMW Group lays foundation for dual vocational training at new site in Hungary // Cooperation agreements signed with local partner schools.

The BMW Group is paving the way for introduction of dual vocational training at its new plant under construction in Debrecen.

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