EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Slovenia
Region: Goriska; Slovenija
Location of affected unit(s): Srpenica


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
20.30 - Manufacture of paints, varnishes and similar coatings, printing ink and mastics
Number Employed: 250
Group: Soudal

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-11-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-12-2019
Foreseen End Date: 31-03-2020
Planned Job Creation: 30

Additional Information

TKK, the manufacturer of construction materials from Srpenica, plans to hire 30 workers at new production lines. The company, owned by the Belgium Soudal since 2013, is modernizing and expanding its production with new production lines for polyurethane foams and sealants. Increased demand for their products in 68 different countries has required an investment of €10 million into the expansion of its production capacity. The company, which currently employs 250 workers, is hiring different profiles, such as mechanical engineers, electrical and chemical engineers, as well as maintenance workers.