EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Granit Gradbeništvo

Granit Gradbeništvo

Geographic Location

Country: Slovenia
Region: Podravska; Slovenija
Location of affected unit(s): Slovenska Bistrica


Sector: Construction
41.2 - Construction of residential and non-residential buildings
Number Employed: 160

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 24-11-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 160
Planned Job Reductions max: 160
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy
Employment Effect Start: 30-11-2012
Foreseen End Date: 07-12-2012
Direct Dismissals: 160

Additional Information

The construction company Granit Gradbeništvo based in Slovenska Bistrica (Podravska region) has initiated the bankruptcy procedure, with 160 consequent job losses.

The reason is the heavy crisis that has hit the construction sector in Slovenia. Granit Gradbeništvo is insolvent and has not been able to pay the employees’ wages.