HSF System Defends the Title of Construction Company of the Year
In the 16th edition of the Construction Company of the Year 2022 competition, hosted by the Association of Entrepreneurs in the Construction Industry, HSF System, a part of the construction holding PURPOSIA Group, secured the title in the Medium Construction Company category (50 to 249 employees) for the second consecutive year. The award recognizes the outstanding results the company achieved in the past year. The competition is organized in collaboration with the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic and the Faculty of Civil Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague.”
The Ronald McDonald House has received an award in the Building of the Year 2023 competition
The prize in the category “Building of Extraordinary Importance” was awarded to the Ronald McDonald House at FN Motol Praha. The construction company HSF System, a part of the PURPOSIA Group holding company, participated as the general contractor in the creation of an architecturally simple and clean building with exceptional social impact. The house serves as a short-term accommodation facility for seriously ill pediatric patients and their families. The award belongs to everyone who participated in the preparation, projection, and implementation of this project. In the 31st edition of the prestigious Construction of the Year 2023 competition, 110 projects competed, with 13 of them receiving awards from the expert jury.
The absolute winner of the National Award of the Czech Republic is the company HSF System
The construction company HSF System, which is part of the newly established PURPOSIA Group, achieved an absolute victory in the National Award of the Czech Republic for social responsibility and sustainable development in the Private Sector category. One of the most prestigious domestic awards, it is presented by the Ministry of Industry and Trade in collaboration with the Quality Council of the Czech Republic, in accordance with the National Quality Policy of the Czech Republic. The National Award for the year 2023 was held under the patronage of the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Petr Fiala, the Chairman of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, Miloš Vystrčil, and the Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, Markéta Pekarová Adamová.
Without Mom: HSF System supports a school in Tanzania
Without Mom is a Czech project that helps African children without parents to stand on their own feet. Since the key to a dignified life and positive change is primarily education and the development of poor rural schools, the financial support provided jointly by the construction group HSF System and primary school in Uherské Brod went to the poor Tanzanian village of Simike. The state of the school here was alarming, but thanks to a financial donation, the foundations were built for a building with two classrooms, opening the way to education and hope for a better future for the children of Simika.
HSF System as the key supplier of the new cargo terminal at the Ostrava airport
Ostrava Airport officially opened the new Cargo2 terminal with an area of more than 4,500 m2. The construction general contractor was the international construction group HSF System. The terminal is directly connected to the check-in area and equipped with modern technology for handling air cargo. This new installation will enable to increase the cargo clearance capacity by 36 thousand tons per year, strengthen the quality of the clearance processes and increase the efficiency of the use of space. For the Moravian-Silesian Region, this means further development of cargo air transport, which ensures important connections with various regions, including Asia.
A new multi-purpose sports hall for volleyball, handball, floorball or badminton has been built in Ostrava-Třebovice. The new sports ground with stands for up to 200 people will be used by sports clubs and the public. The hall and the annex are covered with wooden cladding, the object has dimensions of 27 x 45 meters and it is 13 meters high. The general construction contractor was HSF System SK from the international construction group HSF System. The architectural design was prepared by the company PROJEKTSTUDIO EUCZ.
HSF System supports the football academy in Ostrava
Construction group HSF System has become an official partner of FC Baník Ostrava Academy. The year-round and systematic preparation of children and youth focuses not only on sports performance, but also on the quality of school teaching and the comprehensive development of a young athlete. Milan Baroš, Marek Jankulovski and Tomáš Galásek are among the most famous graduates of the Baník Academy.
The Saber Sailing Team successfully completed one of the toughest sailing event
A record 445 teams, including the Czech-Slovak Saber Sailing Team, supported by the international construction group HSF System, signed up for the 50th anniversary Rolex Fastnet Race 2023 with a length of 695 nautical miles (almost 1,300 kilometers). In the end, 172 teams did not finish the dramatic and demanding race, for crews and boats. In the first 12 hours alone, 86 ships gave up. Saber Sailing Team, the only land-based (Czech-Slovak) team at the start, completed the route in 4 days, 17 hours and 45 minutes. Overall, Czech and Slovak yachtsmen took 114th place and even 19th place in their category out of 48 boats
HSF System has won gold in the Czech Prize for PR - Lemur
The company HSF System won 1st place in one of the most important domestic competitions, the Czech Prize for PR – Lemur for the year 2023. It won first place in the category Corporate publications (periodicals) for its magazine for employees called Háčko. In this 18zh year of the competition, a record 186 projects applied and a total of 329 applications were submitted. The award was given by the professional organization Public Relations Association (APRA) at a gala evening on June 15, 2023 in Prague.
HSF System is one of the best managed companies in the Czech Republic
The construction company HSF System, which is part of the international construction group HSF System, received an award from Deloitte in the Czech Best Managed Companies program for the best managed company in the Czech Republic in 2023. The expert jury of the prestigious program evaluated four main areas for each awarded company – corporate strategy, management and financial performance, productivity and innovation, corporate culture. The award is given by Deloitte in 46 countries around the world and is one of the most important business awards of its kind.
The victorious biker wave continues in the Czech Republic as well
Another success on the Czech cycling scene was achieved by Jaromír Skála, who confirmed his excellent form in the cross country race in Touškov.He also defeated the experienced Honza Škarnitzl and thus won his first victory in the jersey of the Česká spořitelna – Accolade cycling team, whose long-term partner is the construction group HSF System.
The Česká spořitelna – Accolade cycling team started this year on a high note.Marek Rauchfuss and Karla Štěpánová dominated the Far West race Catalayud in Spain.The Czech representatives won both stages and confirmed that the team’s preparation was successful and the cyclists are in excellent shape at the beginning of the season.The Czech cycling team is supported by the construction group HSF System.
Huge success in the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2022 competition in Slovakia
Tomáš Kosa, CEO of HSF System SK, which belongs to the international construction group HSF System, was among the top six finalists of the prestigious EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2022 award in Slovakia. A total of 100 nominations were received this year, of which 24 business personalities from all over Slovakia qualified for the competition. Applicants were evaluated by a 15-member jury according to international criteria such as entrepreneurial spirit, innovation, honesty and integrity, financial results, strategic orientation or national reach. The mission of this competition is not only to recognize successful Slovak entrepreneurs, but also to present their inspiring stories to the general public. The patronage of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2022 competition was taken over by the President of the Slovak Republic.
The Czech-Slovak Sabre Sailing Team set off for the 2023 RORC Transatlantic Race with the support of HSF System. The transatlantic race runs from the Canary Islands (Lanzarote) to the Caribbean island of Grenada. The yachtsmen will sail a distance of approximately 2,995 nautical miles, which is about 5,554 kilometers. The entire voyage of the Akilaria 40 SABER II sailing under the Czech flag can be watched online.
The popular Ostrava Christmas 2022 stop, which is frequently visited by entire families, was produced by the company HSF System, which was a partner of the holiday markets. The unique Christmas surprise located right on Masaryk Square took the form of a two and a half meter high gold star weighing about one ton. The illuminated Christmas star was inspired by the industrial atmosphere of the city of Ostrava.
As part of the Startup Voucher 2022 competition, HSF System awarded a thematic voucher called #Construction4.0 worth €8,000 to the startup Stavario. Automation, digitization and the connection of construction processes from design to implementation belong to the strategic areas that the company HSF System is developing intensively and long-term. The international startup competition Startup Voucher falls under the CEE Startup Network project, which is organized by the Moravian-Silesian Innovation Center.
HSF System has the second best employee magazine in the Czech Republic and Slovakia
The construction company HSF System has succeeded in the prestigious industry competition Golden Semicolon for 2021. In the category Internal printed magazine and newspaper, it won an excellent 2nd place for its employee magazine called “Háčko”. A record 571 communication and content projects applied for the jubilee 20th year of the competition. From the final shortlist, which received 176 applications, a total of 93 experts from public relations, marketing and audiovisual creation awarded projects in 29 main and branch categories. The Golden Semicolon is a Czechoslovak professional competition evaluating the best communication projects, corporate internal and external media created both in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The traditional competition is announced by the PR Klub association.
The second part of the H-Park 2 retail park in Brno, which followed the previous realization of part 2A, is completed. The general contractor for the construction of both parts was HSF System. The investor was RLRE Carina Property, a subsidiary of Raiffeisen – Leasing. The built-up area of the multifunctional building with 10 business units, warehouses and offices in the shape of the open letter “U” is 2,682 m2. The facade cladding is folded, and the building is illuminated by a glass-aluminium facade running across both floors. The facade is enlivened by covered vestibule niches with automatic sliding doors and awnings above the sectional doors.
The new multifunctional area of KVIFF.TV Park offers this year’s 56th edition of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. The unique modular building was designed by Chybik+Kristof Architects & Urban Designers studio. The company HSF System is behind the implementation in cooperation with CUBESPACE and OSTRA GROUP.
“Sturdy foundations are important both in the construction industry and in the cultural field. We are very pleased to be able to support the Karlovy Vary Film Festival, which significantly contributes to our cultural wealth and which makes Czech culture a great name abroad,” says Jan Vitvar, manager for key customers and member of the board of directors of HSF System.
The modular building is 30 meters long, 18 meters wide and 6 meters high. The entire project was prepared and implemented in an exceptionally short period of less than two months. After the end of the film festival, the pavilion will be dismantled and the modules will be moved to another location. The film festival in Karlovy Vary takes place from July 1 to 9, 2022. Photo/Visualisation: CHYBIK+KRISTOF
The iconic football club FC Baník Ostrava is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. The Baník Expo multimedia exhibition will also be part of the spectacular celebrations. The main partner of the event is our company HSF System. The exhibition will offer a lot of interactive elements for the Ostrava club fans of all ages. The exhibition will take place from May to November 2022 in the Great World of Technology (Dolní Vítkovice) in Ostrava. A detailed program is on the website https://100.fcb.cz/expo.