A year later, UNEX again exhibited at Hannover Messe
This year's Hannover Messe industrial fair again confirmed that it is the most important industrial event of its kind in the world. A total of 210,000 guest visited the expo over five days, a third of which came to Germany from abroad. A total of 5,800 firms from 75 states, including the Czech Republic, presented their products and services. The UNEX presentation was part of the joint booth of Czech companies under the CzechTrade agency.
2018 Open House
The traditional May Day event also attracted thousands of visitors this year to tour the Uničov factory and enjoy the accompanying programme. The gates opened to visitors at 9 a.m., but as early as 6 a.m. a group of photographers headed by the internationally-recognised photographer Professor Jindřich Štreit was preparing a photography exhibit in the foundry. The majority of photographs were taken last autumn at UNEX...
Uničov torpedo heads to the birthplace of the top steel production method
Voestalpine Stahl Donawitz GmbH, which is one of the 500 companies of the global Austrian Voestalpine group, ordered from companies CEC-Cranes and UNEX the design and production of a special 20-axle vehicle intended for the transport of pig iron. Similar vehicles are nicknamed "torpedoes" worldwide.
WARNING: Misuse of the identity of company UNEX a.s.
In past few days we have received information about the fact that allegedly, on behalf of our company, contracts are concluded by persons who passed off themselves as employees or managers of our company, although they have no legal relationship with our company. These people try to trick you into fraudulent money transfer or other fraudulent transactions (in order to elicit goods or services form you). ...
UNEX plans a turnover of more than 3 billion crowns this year
The engineering-metallurgical company UNEX has another successful year behind it, in which its turnover was about 2.9 billion. Already for the second year in a row, UNEX has recorded a year-on-year turnover increase of approx. 400 million crowns and the same figure is planned for this year: in 2018, the turnover should be increased to 3.2 up to 3.3 billion crowns.
UNEX has modernized the large mining equipment KU 800 in the Sokolov Region
After a complete overhaul and modernization, the engineering-metallurgical company UNEX passed the large-scale equipment KU 800/12 back into operation; this equipment is running in the Jiri Brown Coal Quarry in Vintirov, in the Sokolov Region. Using this large-scale machine, the mining company Sokolovská uhelná excavates here around 6,5 million tonnes of coal every year. The repair took 235 thousands of hours of labour within 14 months.
A Sporting Autumn at UNEX
One Friday of each September is now traditionally set aside for the UNEX CUP, a company five-a-side football tournament. The eighth annual tournament took place on 15 September this year, this time hosted by Sportovní klub Paseka. Organisational support, once again in keeping with tradition, was shared between UNEX a.s. and members of company trade unions.
UNEX Manufactures Undercarriages for the Launch Base of the Ariane 6 Rocket
UNEX emerged successful from a multi-stage tender process for the manufacture of 16 sets of undercarriages and coupling components which will form part of the mobile building of a new Ariane 6 rocket launch platform at the Guiana Space Centre. In total, the company is to supply approximately 810 tonnes of steel structures.