VUHZ a.s.

Dobra 240, 739 51 Dobra
Czechia
Telephone +420 558601348
Fax +420 558601611
vuhz@vuhz.cz

This company is co-exhibitor of
Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic

Location

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NEWCAST 2015 hall map (Hall 14): stand A04

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NEWCAST 2015 fairground map: Hall 14

Contact

Radim Stavarsky

Department head/group leader
Marketing, sales, advertising, PR

Dobra 240
739 51 Dobra, Czechia

Phone
+420 602322164

Email
stavarsky@vuhz.cz

Dusan Supica

Employee
Marketing, sales, advertising, PR

Dobra 240
739 51 Dobra, Czechia

Phone
+420558601348

Email
supica@vuhz.cz

Tereza Sibova

Employee
Marketing, sales, advertising, PR

Dobra 240
739 51 Dobra, Czechia

Phone
+420 558601347

Email
sibova@vuhz.cz

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Ferrous castings - Iron, steel and malleable foundries
  • 01.02  Production processes
  • 01.02.003  Permanent mould casting
  • 01.02.003.02  Centrifugal casting

Centrifugal casting

Our products

Product category: Centrifugal casting

Centrifugal Casts

Advantages

  • higher purity and homogeneity of castings, lower contents of undesirable impurities and inclusions
  • better mechanical properties in comparison with castings of the identical chemical composition that were cast conventionally
  • finer grain of structure of the castings
  • possibility of production of multi-layer castings, with high-quality metallurgical bonding between individual layers
  • better service properties of centrifugally cast castings enable their use in more demanding and harsher exploitation conditions

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About us

Company details

Namely our small-lot production is oriented especially on export, namely our metallurgical production (centrifugal casting, hot rolling of sections)
and production of measurement, regulation and automation technology for industry. We prefer “turn-key supplies” upon specific requirements of our customers. Guarantee and after-guarantee servicing forms naturally integral part of our supplies.
Offer of our company comprises also various services – research and development of new materials and technologies, accredited testing, consultancy and expert’s opinions). Our specialists analyse during consultation the problem presented by the customer, propose its possible solution or development of an optimum material, manufacturing technology and treatment in order to ensure achieving of the required service properties. They prepare concrete proposals aimed at realistic economies of production costs, as well as elimination or reduction of harmful impacts of customers’ production on environment, etc.

WHAT DO WE PRODUCE IN PARTICULAR?

 electromagnetic mold level detector for measurement of molten steel level in the mold of continuous casting machine
 special sections for manufacturing of hinges for vehicle doors
 centrifugally cast rolls for food industry, particularly grinding rollers
 centrifugally cast reduction rolls for tube rolling mills
 short-circuited slip rings for wind-power generating station
 coated tools and formings with long service life
 production of other special equipment for metallurgical plants, foundries and machine plants

WHAT ARE OUR MARKETS?

Approximately half of the VÚHŽ a.s. production is exported. Our customers are, apart from Czech Republic, in Germany, Italy, France, Poland, Slovakia, Saudi Arabia, India, China, Russia, Ukraine or South Africa.

WHAT IS OUR HISTORY?

The joint stock company VÚHŽ Dobrá was established within the frame of so called voucher privatisation on the 1st May 1992 by transformation from the State-owned company “Iron and Steel Research Institute”, which was originally founded in Prague by General Directory of Czechoslovak metallurgical industry on the 1st April 1948 under the original name “Steel Research Institute”. This institute moved in 1972 into newly premises erected in Dobrá near Frýdek-Místek.

OWNER VÚHŽ?

100% shareholder of VÚHŽ a.s. is Třinecké železárny a.s.

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Company data

Sales volume

10-49 Mio US $

Export content

max. 75%

Number of employees

100-499

Foundation

1948