EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Spain
Region: Extremadura; Centro


Sector: Professional services
Scientific research and development
72 - Scientific research and development
Group: Tragsa

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 29-07-2011
Planned Job Reductions min: 317
Planned Job Reductions max: 317
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Direct Dismissals: 317

Additional Information

Engineering and consultancy company Tragsatec has presented a redundancy procedure resulting in 317 job cuts. The measure will mostly affect veterinary surgeons working on a project about animal diseases which can be transmitted to human beings. The measure is blamed on project budget cut for 2012 (6,000,000 €).

Tragsatec carries out engineering, consultancy and technical support activities in agriculture, forests and rural, environmental and marine development.