EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Zaklad Maszyn Gorniczych Glinik

Zaklad Maszyn Gorniczych Glinik

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Malopolskie; Poludniowy
Location of affected unit(s): Gorlice


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
28 - Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
Number Employed: 1150
Group: Glinik

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 03-02-2010
Planned Job Reductions min: 390
Planned Job Reductions max: 390
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 26-02-2010

Additional Information

A coal mining machinery manufacturer Zaklad Maszyn Gorniczych Glinik is to cut 390 jobs (30% of the staff). Employees will be given notice at the end of February 2010. The job losses are attributed to the difficult financial situation of the company and diminishing volume of orders.