Business expansion
Polnocny; Pomorskie; Gdanski
Location of affected unit(s)
Manufacture For Transport Equipment
Manufacture Of Other Transport Equipment
30.1 - Building of ships and boats

250 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
3 June 2015
Employment effect (start)
3 June 2015
Foreseen end date
31 December 2016


250 new jobs will be created by Grupa Stocznia Gdańsk (Gdańsk Shipyard Group) by the end of 2016. The company declared to hire 100 people in 2015 and another 150 in 2016. The company, which specializes in the production of ship structures and parts for the offshore wind farm industry, will recruit fitters, welders, blacksmiths, and machine operators. The company will provide special training and workshops for the hired staff. Currently, GSG employs 1,000 people.

The sources report that Pomorska Special Economic Zone became the main owner of the shipyard grounds on the island 'Wyspa Ostrów' for the price of PLN 116mn (EUR 27.89mn USD 31mn) which will help in the revitalization of the shipyards grounds and creation of new infrastructure for future investors.


  • 3 June 2015: Gazeta Wyborcza
  • 11 June 2015: Wirtualny Nowy Przemysł


Eurofound (2015), Grupa Stocznia Gdańsk, Business expansion in Poland, factsheet number 83931, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/83931.