Structural changes at AQ Mekatronik AB in Västerås and AQ Elautomatik AB in Surahammar
The business activities of AQ Mekatronik AB in Västerås and Bollnäs will be transferred to AQ Elautomatik AB. The background to the change is reduced volumes and changed competitive market situation.
In conjunction with the transfer AQ Elautomatik’s operations in Surahammar will be moved to Västerås to former AQ Mekatronik’s premises.
Negotiations with the unions have started together with all involved parties. As a consequence of the new organization a notice of redundancy will be given for 25 out of 59 employees.
For more information contact::
Group CEO: Claes Mellgren +46 70-592 83 38
MD AQ Mekatronik AB: Carina Ståhl +46 72-554 47 30
Vice MD AQ Elautomatik AB: Mikael Jonsson +46 70-379 48 34
AQ in brief
AQ is a leading supplier to demanding industrial customers and is listed on AktieTorget.
The Group consists of operating companies each of which develop their special skills, and in cooperation with other companies, striving to provide cost effective solutions in close cooperation with the customer.
AQ has about 3,900 employees in Sweden, Bulgaria, China, Estonia, India, Italy, Lithuania, Mexico and Poland. In 2014 AQ had net sales of SEK 2.6 billion.
AQ has the highest credit rating AAA.