Company History

Company History

1985 – state enterprise Moravskoslezská vagónka Studénka founded the Lamino Střelná; production plant, which specializes in laminate parts for rolling stock;

1991 - FORM s.r.o. was established;

1994 - Lamino Střelná production plant was purchased, technologies applied were extended by RTM;

1995 – launch of vacuum moulded thermoplastics production;

1998 – purchase of a building in Horní Lidec that was reconstructed for administrative and business purposes;

1999 – reconstruction and completion of the heating and water system in Střelná;

2000 – commencement of work on the implementation of the quality management system according to ISO 9001:2000;

2002 – certification in accordance with ISO 9001:2000; reconstruction of the sanitary facilities and construction of the fitting shop in Střelná;

2003 – completion of the premises in Střelná (3 halls) with the support of the EU candidate program SAPARD, introduction of prepreg technology;

2004 – acquisition of certificate of supplier’s technical competence for Czech Railways;

2005 – building approval of the completed production facilities, start-up of paint shop operations, cooperation with the CzechInvest agency on the Supplier Development Project;

2006 – expansion of the inspection and measurement facilities, participation in the Supplier Development Program of the CzechInvest agency, successfully passed the final entrepreneurial examination according to the EFQM model;

2007 – vacuum moulding thermoplastics equipment from GEISS added to the facilities;

2008 – building approval of the storage of combustibles, signed a contract with the multinational company Bombardier;

2009 – obtained the certificate of supplier’s technical competence for Železniční společnost Slovensko, a.s (Slovakrail)

2010 – establishment of Activ Form a.s., work launched on obtaining subsidy from the EU

2011 -  purchase of production equipment within the scope of the Enterprise and Innovation Operation Program in the amount of 15 million CZK, which increased the production capacity of the company and streamlined its existing production scheme.

2012 – implementation of a project using EU funds, introduction of new IT/ICT for the development of the business processes of FORM s.r.o. with the objective of increasing productivity and streamlining business processes.