In the north-Bohemian town of Povrly, people have been working with copper since 1898. Povrly Copper Industries are continuing this tradition. The company mainly produces brass sheets, strips, coils, cups, and roundels. These semi-finished products are used in many industries.
The company Měď Povrly as is a traditional supplier of rolled and pressed products made of copper and brass, it is one of the important employers of the Ústí Region. Their products are delivered to 25 countries around the world.
COPPER SURFACES CHANGE TO SURFACES OF COPPER INDUSTRIES
We would like to hereby inform you that our company, previously registered in the commercial register as Měď Povrly as, has changed its name as of October 1, 2022 - trading company.
Please take note of the above change and our company will now be referred to as follows:
Povrly Copper Industries a.s., with registered office Mírová 63, 403 32 Povrly, ID number 49903039, registered in the commercial register kept at the Regional Court in Ústí nad Labem under file number B 508
By Viktor Macha in 2005.
Plant facts and figures
The plant have an annual capacity of 350000 tons.
The following processes are conducted in the plant:
- Rolling mill
This plant produces the following type of products:
The mill in Povrly belongs among the few traditional Czech producers of rolled and pressed copper and brass products.
Its history dates back to 1898, when the Prague merchant Moritz Bondy decided to establish the “Kupferwerke Österreich” factory.
During the The First Czechoslovak Republic the strip rolling mill was put into operation and the original foundry underwent some necessary upgrades.
In 1934 the operations were expanded by a bar and a tube mill.
During the World War II the production shifted to an assortment of iron and aluminum parts for military use.
After 1945 the works were nationalized and new enterprise called “Czech Rolling Mill of Metals” was founded.
A major modernization occured during the 1980s; the copper foundry got a new continuous caster and a Sendzimir-Redex stand was installed at the cold rolling mill.
Měď Povrly is part of the Metalimex group today