EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Quinn Radiators

Company/Organisation:
Quinn Radiators

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Region: Monmouthshire and Newport; East Wales; Wales
Location of affected unit(s): Newport

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
25.21 - Manufacture of central heating radiators and boilers
Number Employed: 290

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 01-02-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 120

Additional Information

Following a GBP 3 million (€3.9 million) loan from the Welsh Government, Quinn Radiators has announced plans to create 120 new jobs. The Newport-based company operates from the city's Imperial business park and currently employs 290 people.  As well as allowing the creation of new jobs, the loan will secure the positions of those who currently work for the company. Quinn Radiators has the capacity to produce 3.5 million domestic radiators annually from its two production lines. It is not known when the new positions will be filled.