SVUM is a private research organization based at the SVUM Scientific and Technological Park in Celakovice. It specializes in the fields of basic and applied research and developing metallic materials (ferrous and non-ferrous metals), plastics and composites. It has accredited laboratories and test rooms with far-reaching specialization in the industrial sectors of aviation, automotive, railways, energy and mechanical engineering. Thanks to its exceptional research focus, outstanding facilities and excellent staff members, SVUM stands out among Czech research institutions. SVUM contributes significantly to the development of companies which use metallic materials, non-ferrous metals, composites, and plastics in their products.
Among the products SVUM makes using proprietary know-how as well as original Czechoslovak inventions are the METALOPLAST® composite foil METALOFLON® for bearings foils and housings used in door hinges and hoods by the automotive industry. Under the terms of international cooperation in research and development, SVUM has been involved in the Me-TexCom project – ‘Development of Hybrid Metal – Textile -Composite Structures’ The project was praised by the Government representative of the German Federal Republic for successful cross-border cooperation in research and development between Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic.
FOR THE PUBLIC
- Excursions – for primary & secondary schools and colleges
- Open days
- Participation in the Innotrans Berlin exhibition