Company details

BP Europa

(The company has the SE statute)

BP Europa owns the following undertaking(s):

Headquarters: Germany

Web page: www.bp.com

Operations in EEA-EFTA and EU candidate countries: AT; BE; DK; FI; FR; DE; GR; IE; IT; LU; NL; PT; ES; SE; UK; NO; CH; HR; CY; CZ; HU; MT; PL; RO;

Sector(s) of activity: Chemicals

NACE: 06; 19;

status under the EWC directive: falling within the scope of the Directive

Despite creation of a BP SE Works Councils following the conversion (of a part?) of BP into SE in 2010 the EWC continues to exist. We received a draft agreement for BP Downstream (2003)- not clear if this agreement was signed. The Mobil Chemicals EWC and the Amoco EWC are now integrated in the BP. Chemicals EWC. (source: study by P.Kerckhofs in http://www.fipl.it/docs/wpapers/18_cae_en.pdf by V. Teljohan, Instituto di Lavoro). The agreement creating a EWC for BP Oil in 1994, was revised in 1999, and is again under renegotiation in the spring of 2003. If the January draft will be signed, as expected then the number of EWC members will increase from 20 to 26. For the rest, this 2003 renewal copies the provisions of the 1999 version. That 1999 version increased the number of annual plenary meetings from one to two, enlarged the select committee from 5 to 7 members and included the provision that all EWC members will be provided with e-mail facilities. The importance of the text of the agreement for the functioning of the EWC is rather small. In only very few occasions reference has been made to it. The interviewed link committee members believe that the practice of the EWC goes further then the text of their agreement. The functioning of branch level task forces is an example of this. No info on reason why EWC died and when. Renegotiation of agreement is foreseen for 31/12/2015, no separate SE works council will be established for BP Europe SE


# Body Details Created Reason Ended Reason
1 BP Oil Europe Employee Forum 1994 installation from scratch
2 BP Chemicals European Employee Forum 1994 installation from scratch 1999 merger
3 BP Europa SE Committee 2010 conversion into other legal basis
Workforce for EEA Year Workforce Info Source
2017 14085 D&B (Dun & Bradstreet)
2010 11631 Database third parties
2002 31279 Network of experts
Workforce Worldwide Year Workforce Info Source
2017 74000 Filcams-CGIL
2009 80300 Company
2002 115250 Network of experts
merger cases linked to the group
M.8671 19/10/2017 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_8671
M.7885 06/01/2016 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_7885
M.7387 27/10/2014 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_7387
M.6987 16/09/2013 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_6987
M.6477 04/04/2012 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_6477
M.6518 02/04/2012 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_6518
M.6193 31/03/2011 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_6193
M.6147 03/02/2011 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_6147
M.5888 20/07/2010 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_5888
M.5602 04/09/2009 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_5602
M.5550 03/06/2009 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_5550
M.5182 10/06/2008 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_5182
M.5052 22/01/2008 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_5052
M.4588 19/03/2007 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_4588
M.3578 27/05/2005 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_3578
M.3618 05/11/2004 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_3618
M.3455 27/05/2004 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_3455
M.3230 20/11/2003 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_3230
M.3119 26/06/2003 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_3119
M.3110 02/05/2003 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_3110
M.2761 29/05/2002 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_2761
M.2533 27/07/2001 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_2533
M.2624 22/03/2001 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_2624
M.2345 22/03/2001 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_2345
M.1820 21/12/1999 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_1820
M.1532 04/05/1999 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_1532
M.1293 29/10/1998 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_1293
M.1299 01/09/1998 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_1299
M.1078 12/01/1998 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_1078
M.727 05/07/1996 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_727
M.672 10/01/1996 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_672
M.111 28/06/1991 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_111
M.4626 http://ec.europa.eu/competition/elojade/isef/case_details.cfm?proc_code=2_M_4626

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