Welcome to the website of the UNEX metallurgical and engineering group, a world-known manufacturer of bucket wheel excavators, an experienced supplier of heavy engineering components, a long-term partner of numerous multinational industrial corporations and a major employer in the region.
The UNEX engineering-metallurgical complex has been helping more than 65 years to create a tradition of Czechoslovak heavy engineering. The experience and expertise of the people; together with modern technologies, robotised and automated workplaces, a number of heavy machine tools and extensive production facilities enable to efficiently produce high quality products for various industries according to drawings and requirements of the most demanding customers.
Thanks to its own engineering shops, paint shops, foundries and forging shop, UNEX is able to deliver a wide range of heavy steel structures, including assembly, final machined castings and forgings. More than 2 thousand experts work in three plants in Uničov, Olomouc and Slovak Snina. UNEX exports most of its production all over the world.
UNEX Charity Business Run
On Thursday, 13 October 2016, our employees joined the nationwide call entitled “Hands On Your Breasts and Run Out Of The Office - Give Your Balls Some Fresh Air!” The aim of the project is to involve 10,000 corporate runners from all over the Czech Republic thus breaking through certain barriers in combating cancer, an initiative led by the Hands on the Breasts and STK for Men foundation, which consists in meaningful prevention and an awareness raising campaign.
UNEX presents itself at FOND-EX
During the first week of October, UNEX took part in the FOND-EX international foundry fair taking place as part of the Brno International Engineering Fair (MSV). FOND-EX is the third largest specialised foundry fair in the world and UNEX has been a regular participant for several years now.
UNEX CUP 2016
This year, UNEX and trade union representatives came together to organise the 7th annual five-a-side football tournament, the UNEX CUP, for their employees. The tournament pitted a total of ten teams against each other, representing individual departments and manufacturing services of the company, including teams from our plants in Olomouc and the Slovak town of Snina. The victor of this year’s UNEX CUP was the team fielded by CPM (Central Material Preparation Department).