United Kingdom
Location of affected unit(s)
Malvern, Fareham, Welshpool
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62.01 - Computer programming activities

150 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
17 February 2015
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Software company, Dytecna, has stopped trading resulting in the loss of 150 jobs. The company designs and manufactures software equipment and the majority of its trade was related to contracts in the defence sector. The company, which is based in Malvern, Worcestershire, entered administration in early February 2015. Administrators were unable to find a way to enable the company to continue. The company also has sites in Fareham, Hampshire and in Welshpool, Powys. It is understood that 95 job losses will be at the Malvern site with remaining job losses coming from the other two sites. 


  • 17 February 2015: BBC Website
  • 17 February 2015: Worcester News


Eurofound (2015), Dytecna, Bankruptcy in United Kingdom, factsheet number 78593, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/78593.