Corporate Events

Queen of Steel

Queen of Steel is an annual corporate ritual in which we value our best employees. Ten women and forty-nine men earned honours for their extraordinary work performance at various workplaces of the Třinecké železárny – Moravia Steel Group companies. This year's 21st Queen of Steel was celebrated in the spirit of the 180th anniversary of the establishment of ironworks in Třinec. The Hall of Fame was symbolically opened and, as usual, Queen of Steel was taken over by representatives of operations and companies for their achievements in the following categories.

Hall of Fame

Ludwig Hohenneger, chief executive of the Těšín Chamber, a talented specialist, excellent organizer of the mining and metallurgical industry and a respected geologist, was introduced into the Hall of Fame.

Síň slávy

Personality of 2018

The Personality of 2018 became Radim Raszka, who took over the statue of the Queen of Steel from the hands of the vice-chairman of the Supervisory Boards of Třinecké železárny and Moravia Steel Evžen Balko. He won the award for his significant contribution to the implementation of the quality and certification system in Třinecké železárny.

Osobnost roku 2018

Project of 2018

Queen of Steel in the Project of the Year category was awarded the acquisition of the largest Czech manufacturer of bearing rings - the company Brück AM Zámrsk. The award from the hands of Henryk Huczala, second vice-chairman of the board of directors of Třinecké železárny, was taken over by Jiří Kalinec, head of the Strategy and Marketing Department of Třinecké železárny, and Pavel Straszak, managing director of Bohemia Rings.

Projekt roku 2018

Event of 2018

The event of the year was the Successful Casting of New 600mm Diameter Round Blooms. This allows the company to expand its product portfolio, particularly in the energy industry. Queen of Steel was taken over by Jiří Baier, project manager of the Development and Investment Department of Třinecké železárny, and Martin Lasota, head of the continuous steel casting facility No. 1, from the first Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Třinecké železárny Česlav Marek.

Údalost roku 2018

Success beyond the Gate 2018

The Success beyond the Gate was won by the fairy-tale musical Snow White on Ice. Director of Trisia Stanislava Hauerová, figure skater Ivana Buzková and director of the musical Jaroslav Moravčík received the award from the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Třinecké železárny Jan Czudek. The successful Snow White on Ice sold out 14 performances in 11 cities in the Czech Republic. The show, which features 68 figure skaters and acrobats, was seen by more than 50,000 spectators in the Czech Republic.

Úspěch za branou 2018

The Most Dynamically Developing Company 2018

Igor Lukáš, the CEO of Řetězárna a.s. received Queen of Steel from Radomíra Pekárková, the financial director of Třinecké železárny for the most dynamically developing company for a significant last year's increase in sales. Řetězárna a.s. has become the most technologically advanced European chain production company.

Nejdynamičtěji se rozvíjející společnost 2018

Occupational Safety and Health Protection 2018

The winner in the competition for the best subsidiary in the field of occupational safety and health (OSH) for 2018 was ENERGETIKA TŘINEC, a.s. under the leadership of Petr Matuszek, Chairman of the Board of Directors. The award was presented by Ivo Žižka, Member of the Board of Directors of Třinecké železárny and Marcel Pielesz, Member of the Supervisory Board of Třinecké železárny and Chairman of the Trade Union Organization ZO OS KOVO TŽ.

Bezpečnost a ochrana zdraví 2018

Occupational Safety and Health Protection 2018

Iron and Steel Production Plant was the absolute winner in the 2018 Best Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) competition. The Queen of Steel Statue was taken over by Milan Kotas, the manager of the winning operation, from Ivo Žižka, member of the Board of Directors of Třinecké železárny and Marcel Pielesz, chairman of the OS KOVO TŽ Trade Union Organization.

Bezpečnost a ochrana zdraví 2018 - nejlepší provoz

The Athlete of 2018

In 2018, Jiří Polanský, the best scorer in the extra-league history of the Třinec hockey club, became the athlete of 2018. Mária Blašková, a member of the Moravia Steel Supervisory Board, handed him the Queen of Steel statue.

Sportovec roku 2018

The Young Athlete of 2018

A member of the junior football team Lukáš Cienciala was named The Young Athlete of  2018. The Queen of Steel was handed over by Jozef Blaško, a member of the Supervisory Board of Třinecké železárny.

Mladý sportovec roku 2018

Sport Team of 2018

For the excellent results this year, the Sports Team of the Year category was awarded to three teams. One of them was A-team of HC Oceláři Třinec, who  became the champion of the Hockey Extraleague for the second time. Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Boards of Třinecké železárny and Moravia Steel Ján Moder gave the award to coach Václav Varaďa and Captain Lukáš Krejíček.

Sportovní kolektiv roku 2018

Sport Team of 2018

The HC Oceláři junior team won this year's championships in the highest junior competition too. The Queen of Steel was taken over by the coach of Jiří Juřík and Captain Jakub Adámek from the hands of Jan Moder, the vice-chairman of the supervisory boards of Třinecké železárny and Moravia Steel.

Sportovní kolektiv roku 2018

Sport Team of 2018

Significant achievements were achieved by the Beskydy Golf Club - three titles (men and mixed teams under 14 and 16). Women and boys under 18 have won silver. Anna Záleská, Erik Palkovský and Vojtěch Wolny also took over the award from Ján Moder, the vice-chairman of the supervisory boards of Třinecké železárny and Moravia Steel.

Sportovní kolektiv roku 2018

 

The gala evening was not just about the honors. The award ceremony for the best employees of companies in the Třinecké železárny - Moravia Steel Group interweaved with the performance of the vocal quartet Bohemia Voice, accompanied by the entire program, as well as ballet performances by theaters from Prague and Pilsen Johana Hájková and Marek Lehotský. The highlight of the evening was the multimedia show Vivaldianno Reloaded.