How was Gurb at the end of the 20th century?

  • Which roads were there?

At the end of the 20th century, there were paved roads that were paid by the people who used them.

  • Which factories were there and where were they located?

There were factories such as Casa Tarradelles, Diemen SA, Chocovic and Cárnicas Solà SA. The first industries were located in the middle of the village or next to the main communications because there were no industrial estates.

  • When was the first industrial area established and how did it evolve during the years?

It was called Mas Galí and it was established in 1948. Over the years, there was a massive introduction of residential, industrial and commercial buildings. At this moment, the town partly stopped being a farming village and so scattered.

  • Types of industry (%)

Agriculture is the dominant sector.