Mostostal Warszawa about its unique knowledge and experience in the field of R&D
On 9 October 2018 a representative of the Mostostal Warszawa participated in the 2nd Conference "How to effectively create research and development strategies in the Polish industry".
During the conference, experts and practitioners presented the cases of successfully implemented RD projects. Participants showed examples of synergies between European and national funds, aspects related to R&D management as well as legislative solutions related to research and development.
- Since 2005, we have been carrying out research projects co-financed from the Framework Programs of the European Commission. Currently, Mostostal Warszawa is perceived as a very experienced in this area - says Juliusz Żach, Head of Research and Development.
Innovation in business is one of the key values of Mostostal Warszawa, which is the only company in the entire construction industry in Poland which established its own research and development division almost thirteen years ago. The R&D division prepares innovative technologies used to strengthen the company’s competitive edge. Currently, the division has a team of 10 experienced researchers, a production facility for composite materials. Mostostal Warszawa supports new technologies and not only invests in the development of the company, but also, and more importantly, invests in Polish engineering accomplishments. The research and development division cooperates with almost all significant research units in Poland and with numerous centres abroad. The company’s interests include: the application of new construction materials, energy efficiency and sustainable construction as well as communication and information technologies supporting production processes. During its history, the research and development division has completed over thirty R&D projects co- financed within framework programmes of the European Commission and structural funds managed by state agencies. High efficiency in the procurement of grants was confirmed by the Kryształowa Brukselka prize awarded to Mostostal Warszawa.
The organizer of the Conference was the National Contact Point for Research Programs of the European Union, a strategic partner - KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. The honorary patronage over the conference was held by the Ministry of Infrastructure and Development, the Ministry of Digitization and the Ministry of Enterprise and Technology.
On the picture: Juliusz Żach, Head of the Research and Development Department at Mostostal Warszawa during his speech. By: EU CPC, author: Sława Duszyńska.