14.06.2017 | DISTINGUISHED VISIT TO STROJÍRNY POLDI
Strojírny Poldi is perceived not only as a direct successor of the engineering tradition under the Poldi brand, but also as a leading engineering company in the Kladno region. It is good that awareness of Strojírny Poldi is growing, as confirmed by the distinguished visit the company welcomed last week. The guest was Mr. Jan Hamáček, Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, together with Deputy Mr. Zdeněk Syblík.
Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies Mr. Jan Hamáček, Strojírny Poldi CEO Mr. Marcus Pauels, and Deputy Zdeněk Syblík at the statue of Karl Wittgenstein, the founder of Poldi
At the beginning, Strojírny Poldi CEO Mr. Marcus Pauels introduced the company and its products. Chairman Hamáček was interested in the challenges the company faces. In particular, the situation with a shortage of skilled workers not only in Kladno but also on the Czech market in general. The 170th birthday anniversary of Karel Wittgenstein, the Poldi founder, and the entire engineering tradition in the Kladno region was commemorated.
Then, the guests, along with the CEO and other members of the management, had a tour of the production of crankshafts, and of the museum that shows the history and tradition Strojírny Poldi is trying to continue in and is proud of.
Jan Hamáček, Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies, accompanied by Strojírny Poldi's CEO Mr. Marcus Pauels, discusses about the production of crankshafts
The following program was also attended by representatives of the Secondary Technical School of Mechanical Engineering and Higher Technical School, Director Mr. Miroslav Dundr, and Deputy Director Mr. Jiří Šíma. The aim of the meeting was to present to the Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies the collaboration of the company and the school in acquiring new students for the first year of the school, the cooperation in the development of the school, as well as the possibilities of practical training of the students at the premises of Strojírny Poldi and the subsequent employment of the graduates.
Discussion of representatives of the management of the Secondary Technical School and of Strojírny Poldi with the Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies, Mr. Jan Hamáček, and Deputy Mr. Zdeněk Syblík
The visit of the Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, Mr. Jan Hamáček, to Strojírny Poldi was not only a proof of the interest of the country leaders in leading Czech manufacturing companies, but also confirmation of the importance of the company as an employer in the Kladno region.