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Factory of Social and Civic Competences

21.12.2017

The main idea of the of the Factory of Social and Civic Competences project is education. Through a series of specially prepared workshops, our staff formed a team of volunteer coaches who worked with  young people and shared their knowledge on social issues. During a few months of the campaign, 10 educators from Famur reached […]

Personal changes in the Management Board of FAMUR SA

19.12.2017

From 1 January 2018, following the submitted resignation, Zbigniew Fryzowicz will leave the Management Board of FAMUR SA However, he will still be acting in the Group's structures as a production and trading adviser to the Management Board. By the decision of the Supervisory Board of the company, Adam Taborek has been appointed for the position of a deputy CEO. At the same time, he will be acting as the President of the Longwall Systems Segment.

Clarification regarding the ISBnews publication “Cooperation project of FAMUR and PFR is initially intended for the Polish market”

7.12.2017

In connection with the article “Cooperation project of Famur and PFR is initially intended for the Polish market”, which was published on 30 November 2018 by the ISBnews agency followed by Forsal.pl, Money.pl, Wyborcza.biz websites and other media, we would like to announce that the information concerning the investment in Mining Equipment Finance Sp. z […]

FAMUR to be included in mWIG40 index

7.12.2017

FAMUR SA will enter the mWIG40 and mWIG40TR indexes after their quarterly adjustment. The changes will be made following the trading session on 15 December 2017 - announces the Warsaw Stock Exchange.

Two significant foreign contracts of the FAMUR Group

5.12.2017

In the last days of November 2017, OOO FAMUR Russia entered into an agreement to supply a longwall system to the Uvalnaja mine owned by AO UK Sibirskaya. What is more, FAMUR FAMAK has signed a contract with the Dutch company Tata Steel Ijmuiden BV for the supply of a ship unloader.

FAMUR SA and Polish Development Fund have forged collaborative relationships intended for the modernization of the Polish mining industry

30.11.2017

Today, FAMUR SA and Polish Development Fund (Polski Fundusz Rozwoju - PFR)* have signed the agreement of common investing in Mining Equipment Finance Sp. z o.o. The main business area of the FAMUR Group's company is to finance strategic investments in terms of modernization of the mining and power energy sectors. These investments are implemented by domestic mining companies. Indirectly, the project will contribute to accelerate and strengthen the growth rate of the efficiency and safety of raw materials extraction in Poland.

Social Action Day of TDJ. “What you do matters”.

24.11.2017

A Gala on the occasion of the Social Action Day of TDJ was held in the International Congress Centre in Katowice on Tuesday, i.e. 21 November. During this event, the word 'business' was only used in the context of corporate social responsibility as the TDJ companies summarised this year's CSR projects.

FAMUR SA as a partner and participant of the Polish Mining Congress

21.11.2017

'Mineral resources in Poland’s economic strategy – how to mine, how to acquire, how to save in the era of sustainable development? - this is the slogan of the 4th Polish Mining Congress that will be held on 20-22 November 2017 in Krakow. Scientists and representatives of the mining industry from all over Poland that were invited to take part in the debate will discuss the most important issues in the sector. FAMUR SA is one of the partners of this event.

The Activity Mine

15.11.2017

For us, Activity Mine was an unusual project. It was not only because for the first time we carried out such a big social initiative which furthermore merged two business competitors at the time. Primarily, however, it made it possible to conduct five campaigns for the benefit of children and young people from local communities! […]

FAMUR among the winners of ‘There is no future without entrepreneurship’ contest

8.11.2017

FAMUR SA was ranked first in the Brand category of 'There is no future without entrepreneurship' ('Nie ma przyszłości bez przedsiębiorczości') contest, organized by the editors of Dziennik Gazeta Prawna daily newspaper. The winners are the companies that in a particular way contribute to the development of the national economy.