The company SlovTan is located in the city of Liptovský Mikuláš, Liptov region, Slovakia. The Liptov region lies in the north of Slovakia, in a wide valley, between the Low and the High Tatras.
Leather production in the Liptov region has a long-time tradition covering about 370 years. Since 1997 leathers have been processed here by the German company Schafstall Group. In 2005, SlovTan Contract Tannery was established which is a member the Schafstall Group. About 420 employees process 150 metric tons of raw cow-hides daily.
Currently, SlovTan is the only company in Slovakia which has the manufacturing programme covering the entire process from entry of raw hides up to the dispatch of finished leathers.
PLANT ASSETS 2016
The construction of the cooling hall started at the beginning of 2016.
Storage capacity expanded by 2000 m2
The chemical store was reorganized and enlarged in the same year.
We bought a new fleshing machine in the first half of this year.
and a new splitting line
PLANT ASSETS 2015
A drying chamber and a vacuum drier were put into operation at the beginning of 2015
A new dyehouse was opened In the same year.
Laboratory replaced in the new section as well
Staking machine Baggio.
and a new ALPE - shaving machine expanded the range of our products in 2015
PLANT ASSETS 2013 - 2014
The construction of a new dyehouse ( 2500m2) began at the beginning of 2013. Expected completion date: December 2013 Expected production start date: autumn 2014
PLANT ASSETS 2012
In early September 2013 we began the construction of our new industrial dye hall , the size of which is about 2 500 m2. Scheduled for completion - December 2013. The planned start of production - autumn 2014.
The company Slovtan Contract Tannery s.r.o. received these days the thank you letter from Liptov´s Hospital with health centre
L.Mikuláš for a donation to our company provided by the Foundation DUMI L.Mikuláš.
Each company has the opportunity to pay 1.5% from its income tax to various foundations and civic associations.
From these funds the Liptov´ Hospital with health centre could purchase new equipments for ARO department, X-ray and children´s department.