Business expansion
Poludniowo-Zachodni; Dolnoslaskie;
Location of affected unit(s)
Komorniki near Åšroda ÅšlÄ…ska
Manufacture For Transport Equipment
Manufacture Of Motor Vehicles, Trailers And Semi-Trailers
29.3 - Manufacture of parts and accessories for motor vehicles

170 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
20 June 2011
Employment effect (start)
20 June 2011
Foreseen end date
25 July 2011


Pittsburgh Glass Works, a manufacturer of automotive glass, will be opening a factory in Komorowice near Åšroda ÅšlÄ…ska creating 170 jobs.

The factory is still in construction and it will be completed in August 2011, as production will start in Spring 2012.  Recruitment for the site has already started in fact, the company has already hired managerial and technical staff who are currently participating in trainings in USA, while the company is currently recruiting staff in logistics, manufacturing and in the warehouse and maintenance departments.

The company plans to invests about 200 million PLN.Pittsburgh Glass Works is an American company, which employs more than 4,000 people worldwide.


  • 20 June 2011: Wirtualny Nowy Przemysł ()


Eurofound (2011), Pittsburgh Glass Works, Business expansion in Poland, factsheet number 72107, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/72107.