Dacia Mioveni Industrial Platform
At the end of June 2011, Dacia inaugurated a new way of visiting Romania and Groupe Renault: a visit train designed mainly for employees and their families. The train is made up of an electric vehicle and a wagon with a capacity of 17 seats (one of which belongs to the group attendant). The complete route of a train trip takes two hours, and visitors receive an audio guide with information about each department.
The visit begins in the Bodywork and General Assembly (Dacia Vehicle Perimeter) and continues to Expeditions Vehicles (Central Logistics Division) and Dacia Mechanical Workshop and Chassis (Engines, TL Transmissions, Welding / Pressure / Chassis , Aluminum).
WHY A TRAIN?
With the launch of the Logan model, in June 2004, the Dacia plant in Mioveni raised a huge interest in opening its gates. Many of Dacia employees expressed their desire to visit other departments other than the one in which they work. At the same time, it was also requested to organize "open gates" operations, in which the Dacia employees' families could also access the factories.
The appearance of the train allows the company to respond effectively and securely to constant requests for visits. Thus, a train trip offers visitors the opportunity to see how to build a car, from sheet metal and sheet metal work, to welding, to body, engine, gearbox, windshield, bonnet, harness, seat , steering wheel and headlights.
Over the last eight years, more than 14,000 people have visited the plant.
The train tours are operated by the program: 9: 15-11: 15, 12: 30-14: 30, 15: 30-17: 30, 18: 00-20: 00. Employees who wish to sign up and register their family members in specially designated individuals in each plant department.
SURE AND ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY
Prior to the train, visits to Dacia were organized on foot. Visitors were equipped with special protective footwear and trained to observe security notes so that visits would be carried out in good conditions. The appearance of the train has increased the comfort and security of visitors. Speed limitation, 5km / h, allows good visibility of departments visited, and passengers are safe.
The electric train solution comes in line with the company's efforts to protect the environment. Dacia already uses this type of electric vehicles on the platform, for logistics purposes, for towing the wheelbases that transport various components between departments.
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