Type
Business expansion
Country
Slovakia
Region
Zapadne Slovensko; Trenciansky kraj;
Location of affected unit(s)
Ilava
Sector
Manufacturing
Manufacturing Of Machinery And Equipment
Manufacture Of Machinery And Equipment N.E.C.
28.11 - Manufacture of engines and turbines, except aircraft, vehicle and cycle engines

50 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
23 April 2013
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 December 2013

Description

South Korean Halla Climate Control (HCC) merged with American Visteon and HCC Slovakia was re-named to Halla Visteon Climate Control (HVCC) Slovakia, which will create 50 new jobs in Ilava in 2013. HVCC Slovakia makes heat exchangers for several car manufacturers such as BMW, Hyundai/Kia, Ford and Volkswagen. Recently, the factory also received contracts from Audi, Porsche and McLaren. Works on projects related to development of hybrid engines started there too.


Sources

  • 23 April 2013: Hospod├írske noviny

Citation

Eurofound (2013), HVCC Slovakia, Business expansion in Slovakia, factsheet number 75396, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/75396.