It has now been almost 10 months since the first construction work at the Heiche Polska site, which has been part of the KAP Surface Technologies group since 2018, started.
All work was successfully completed by the end of 2020.The result is a state-of-the-art, innovative and powerful rack coating system for the surface finishing of steel and cast iron with zinc and zinc-nickel.
The entire Heiche Polska team met for the ceremonial grand opening, the responsible project team of KAP Surface Technologies as well as the lead supplier of coating line MATU Invest Sp.Z o.o, to toast the official start of series production. Together with the CEO of KAP Surface Technologies Nicolai A. J. Baum, the “red ribbon” was symbolically cut and the keys and thus full responsibility were handed over to the local management, Piotr Kusmierz and Mariusz Skrzyniarz.
The new, fully automatic coating line with automatic dosing of all chemicals as well as full traceability of the processes and procedures for security the zero-error strategy is to be switched to 2-shift operation in March 2021 and will be primary coat components for the automotive industry. We are already assuming that our new rack line will ramp up production to three-shift operation this year, ”says Nicolai A. J. Baum, CEO of KAP Surface Technologies. In his address to the workforce, Baum emphasizes that precisely because of the well-trained and highly motivated team, despite and during Corona, this mega-investment in Amount of over 10 million euros, has been done.
The Heiche Polska team is growing significantly in the course of this enormous plant expansion and is looking for additional top performers in this regard. Please send your applications to:
*Joint opening of the new zinc / zinc-nickel coating line
*official key handover by Nicolai A. J Baum to the local management Piotr Kusmierz and Mariusz Skrzyniarz
*Piotr Kusmierz, managing directors Heiche Polska and Mariusz Skrzyniarz, Plant manager and management Heiche Polska are proud of the first cast parts, coated for series production
*new zinc / zinc-nickel coating line at Heiche Polska