Management of Kámen a písek, spol. s r.o. on Friday have participated in a symbolic tap on the stone, by which was officially started construction of a new motorway section between Hodějovice and Třebonín. This section will be built by the Italian – Slovak associations of companies Salini Impregilo and Doprastav, a.s. We have supplied this foundation stone from our Plešovice quarry and we hope that the next aggregate for its own construction will follow. Oveall is needed 1 million tonnes of aggregate for this section.
Together with the section between Úsilný and Hodějovice, which will start around mid-April this year, this construction will create the bypass of České Budějovice. It will be completed in year 2022, and the transit traffic will then avoid the County seat. The bypass of České Budějovice will measure 20 kilometers. The construction of the Hodějovice – Třebonín section will include the construction of 17 bridges and three flyover intersections.
On 4 October 2017 taked place the ceremonial evening at the Clarion Hotel in České Budějovice and the company Kámen a písek, spol. s r.o. has achieved excellent success, placed in the beautiful second place.
The compamy was in front of numerous audiences presented by Chief Executive Officer Ing. Pavel Fučík and he personally taked over the certification for the second place.
The first place gained company Unuodesign s.r.o., which deal with the production of designer fabrics and children’s fabric.
On September 20, 2017 took place a ceremonial promulgation for the Best Manufacturers of Construction in 2016. In this competition, company Kámen a písek, spol. s r.o. gained the prize of the Union of Building Entrepreneurs in the Czech Republik and has passed the narrower category of competition to 250 employees. This award firma acquired especially thanks to deliveries of aggregate to the 4th section of the D3 motorway, when the Ševětín stone quarry was supplied in 650 to 650,000 tons during the year 2016.
The evening ceremony announcing the winner of the regional round of Vodafone Company of the Year 2016 and Česká spořitelna Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 was held on 05 October 2016 in the Clarion Hotel in České Budějovice; company Kámen a písek, spol. s r.o. enjoyed great success, having come in the impressive third position.
The company was presented before the numerous audience by Ing. Pavel Fučík, Executive Diretor, and Ing. Otakar Veselý, Production and Technical Director, who personally accepted the certificate of the third position.
This year marked the eleventh year of these business contents, enrolled for by our company Kámen a písek, spol. s r.o. with much enthusiasm. The first good news was that we were shortlisted for the finals of the regional round. As a matter of fact, this contest ranks among the largest business competitions in this country with its regional scope and general focus spanning over all industries. Known for maximum objectivity of assessment, the competition brings with it an utterly unique comparison of participants both in the individual regions and the Czech Republic as such.
The nominated companies make their presentation before a professional jury. The decisive factors include abilities of the presenting companies, their orientation in the competitive environment, the level of ambitiousness of their business plans and the extent of the contribution to the development of the communities where these companies operate. The assessment consists in both the companies’ economic performance and their business stories.
The first place was taken by Kovostroj Bohemia, s.r.o., based at Týn nad Vltavou, which is engaged in the production of steel reinforcing profiles for plastic windows. The second came DITA, a production cooperative of invalids from Tábor, which produces and processes textile, clothes and leather.
The traditional double tennis tournament has been organised between the companies “Kámen a písek, spol. s.r.o. and “Kirchdorfer Industries” for more than 20 years. Therefore, this exciting tennis match was held during a sunny afternoon on 25.8.2016.
Although the match was very tight, better preparation and training of the former and permanent employees of the company “Kámen a písek” achieved victory over its opponent with the winning score 16:9. To their delight, the Challenge Cup will stay in Český Krumlov for one more year.
All participants are already looking forward to the return match which will be held again in August 2017.
Dear customers, we are going with the times!
From May 2016 you can pay in our locality with your credit card (except only the quarries Zrcadlová Huť, Jistec, Štiptoň and Bor).
It make us pleasure if you use this optition. Thank you for your cooperation and we look forward to further!
The service will be operated on the phone call – in case of your interest, please contact the leader of the quarry Písek and Jistec: Mr. Jaroslav Jakubec on his phone number: 723 690343
We look forward to your orders!
Aerial photo of the quarry Jistec:
Link to the price list HERE.
A part of Days of building and architecture 2013 was traditionally the ceremonial meeting of representants of building companies, government and state administration in the Senate of Parliament CR. It took place on 10th of October 2013 in the Great hall of Wallenstein Palace, under the auspice of Chairman of the Senate Milan Štěch. During the afternoon the prices were awarded to: The best Building material producer of 2012, Building company of 2012, The award of the public and the titles Building of the year 2013 and Personality of Building industry. The prices were received by representants of authors and realizers of exceptional projects.
The company Kámen a písek, spol. s r.o. achieved a significant success among the producers of building materials when it won in the category up to 200 employees and became
THE BEST BUILDING MATERIAL PRODUCER OF 2012 IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC
Allow me to thank all employees, thanks to their diligence, effort, and loyalty to the company we could achieve this success, which we can be rightfully proud of. Further, our thanks belong to all our customers, who even in the times difficult for building industry remain faithful to our products and services which we constantly improve and upgrade.
Pavel Fučík – Managing Director
Results of the Best building material producer competition:
Category up to 200 employees without the order given: DITON s. r. o., Kámen a písek, spol. s r.o., Lafarge Cement, a.s.
Category over to 200 employees without the order given: HELUZ cihlářský průmysl v.o.s., LB Cemix, s.r.o., Wienerberger cihlářský průmysl, a.s.
After a few months of negotiation we completed the acquisition of two stone quarries, namely Bor and Štiptoň, on 28 January 2013, whereby they were integrated in our company Kámen a Písek and became our new plants.
In September 2012, the Kámen a písek, spol. s r.o. company took part in the BEST BUILDING MATERIALS PRODUCER OF 2011 competition. The competition was organized traditionally by ÚRS Praha (Ústav racionalizace ve stavebnictví in Czech) in cooperation with the Association of Building Entrepreneurs of the Czech Republic (Svaz podnikatelů ve stavebnictví v ČR in Czech) and under the auspices of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic. All leading companies operating in the field of building materials production in the Czech Republic take part in the competition.
Our company was short-listed in the category of companies with fewer than 150 employees and finally, we were awarded with the Special Prize of the Jury for the implementation of innovative technologies in production and for support of export. Our project titled Optical Sorting and Crushing of White Limestone Aggregates was awarded a prize. Due to the project, we have extended our export of white limestone from the Krty quarry.
We would like to congratulate the entire team who participated in the project concerned and we wish our customers to pursue their business activities successfully.