The tradition of MOTOR JIKOV Group goes back to 1899. For 113 years it has gone through many stages of development and currently this genuinely Czech company associates four stock companies focused on the engineering and foundry industries. The mutual link of the production programmes of MOTOR JIKOV Strojírenská, MOTOR JIKOV Slévárna, MOTOR JIKOV Fostron and MOTOR JIKOV GREEN enables the implementation of synergies and achieving competitive production effectiveness and quality worldwide.
The main line of business of MOTOR JIKOV GROUP is the foundry industry, machining, assemblies and support processes (production of tools and single-purpose machines, hardening in a protective atmosphere, galvanization, blacking, annealing etc.) focused especially on the automotive and consumer industries. The company’s proprietary product includes includes e.g. compressed natural gas filling stations, garden and agricultural equipment, riveting tools, two-stroke JIKOV engines, tools and single-purpose machines. The Production portfolio also includes filtration and hydraulic system components, handling technology, assembly devices, special machining units, cardan shafts, aluminium and zinc alloy pressure castings, ductile and grey iron castings, other accessories and components. Two thirds of production are exported to international markets. Main customers are global and multinational automotive corporations.
MOTOR JIKOV Group has a strong potential for innovation and a wide scope of production and services. It lays focuses on customer satisfaction, quality, development of new products and education of employees. Annually it invests significant figures in development. This year it invested up to CZK 80 million into machinery. The company employs about 900 employees and it achieved sales of CZK 1.3 billion last year.
Companies within MOTOR JIKOV GROUP are certified according to internationally accepted standards ČSN EN ISO 9001 for quality, ČSN EN ISO/TS 16949 for quality in automotive industry and Die-casting Division of MOTOR JIKOV Slévárna is also certified according to ČSN EN ISO TS 14001 for environmental management. Individual companies are certified according to specifics of the appropriate line of business. The quality and work safety system is obligatory for all employees and applies to all activities of the company. It is verified by an independent auditor on regular basis.
Regular modernisation of equipment and improvement of the quality of technological processes within MOTOR JIKOV GROUP guarantee top quality of products and services. New technologies correspond to worldwide cooperation standards.
MOTOR JIKOV GROUP is a partner of global and multinational corporations, especially in the automotive industry: BOSCH, BRANO, Brose, EDSCHA, HONEYWELL, LINDE POHONY, TÜNKERS, REGE MOTORENTEILE, SCANIA, VALEO etc.
SUBXONTRACTOR OF 2001
The company was awarded the Subcontractor of the Year 2001 award in the category “Concluded contracts with the assistance of the CzechInvest Agency – 1st place (former UNI CZ)” and Subcontractor of the Year 2001 in the category “Concluded contracts with the assistance of the CzechInvest Agency – 2nd place (former ADACO)” by CzechInvest, the Investment and Business Development Agency, the Association for Foreign Investment (AFI) and partners of the project Partnership for Support of Direct Foreign Investments in the Czech Republic.
SUBXONTRACTOR OF 2003
The company was awarded the Subcontractor of the Year 2003 award in the category “Best company of the Czech Supplier Development Twinning Program – 2nd place (former ADACO)” by CzechInvest, the Investment and Business Development Agency, the Association for Foreign Investment (AFI) and partners of the project Partnership for support of direct foreign investments in the Czech Republic.
CZECH TOP 100
MOTOR JIKOV GROUP holds the CZECH TOP 100 prize for contribution to South Bohemian Region.
E.ON ENERGY GLOBE AWARD CZECH REPUBLIC
In 2011 MOTOR JIKOV GROUP won one of the most prestigious awards in the field of environment – 1st place in the E.ON Energy Globe Award ČR competition focused on power saving projects. The company won the “Air” category with its CNG filling unit for small and medium size consumers.