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About our company

Company PRIKNER – heat treatment of metals, s.r.o., was founded by Ing. Otakar Prikner in1990 as Otakar PRIKNER – heat treatment of metals. The intention was to built progressivelya small commercial heat treatment shop focused on high quality of heat treatment of steel,supplemented with special processes and customer technology development. All used heattreatments technologies are chosen or modified with respect to environment. This idea staysthe main strategic goal even after years.

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Our history

31 years of heat treatment of metals

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Our goal is to be an all-purpose commercial heat treatment shop with high quality service forsmall and medium customers.

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Quality and long-term relationships

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Our history

31 years of heat treatment of metals

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Quality and long-term relationships

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Timeline

Our company over the years

2021 - beginning of cooperation with COMTES FHT a.s. on theproject "Development of acementation process for 42SiCr steel"
2020 –7th company building extension (shed for a blasting machine)
2018 – Start of LPC vacuum oil hardening technologysupplemented with perchloratedegreasing machine and vacuum tempering furnace
2016 –6th company building extension (office building)
2016 –Start of Zero Flow® technology and plasma surface activation
2015 – Start of cooperation with VIBROM Třebechovice po Orebem – powder metalurgyparts
2014 –5th company building extension
2012 -Start of High Pressure Gas Quenching technology
2011 –4th company building extension
2011 -Mrs. Petra Priknerová became Chief executive and minority owner
2010 -Start of PreNit LPC technology
2010 - Opening of IT/ITC project of administrative andmanagement software for heattreatment shop
2009 - PRIKNER company in cooperation with Czech TechnicalUniversity in Prague obtainedgrant for research on field of cryogenic treatment ofledeburitic steels from Ministry ofindustry and trade
2008 - Start of low presure carburizing (LPC) technology andstart of cooperation withSECO/WARWICK company
2007 –A change to medium-pressure liquid nitrogen tank with a volume of 11,000 litres
2007 - Change of company legal statute – PRIKNER – heattreatment of metals, s.r.o. hasbeen established
2006 –3rd company building extension
2005 -Cryogenic treatment technology modernization
2004 – Beginning of cooperation with SIEMENS Emberg(nowadays Seimens Trutnov) –power engineering parts
2003 -Start of heat treatment controlling by computers and monitoring
2002 -Start of washing water recycling technology after quenching
2002 – Beginning of cooperation with EMUGE Lomnice nadPopelkou – clamping parts fortool machines
2001 – Start of cooperation with RIETER Hnátnice (nowadaysRieter Automotive and RieterCZ) - textile and engineering machines
2001 - ISO 9001 certificate has been obtained
2001 –Beginning of cooperation with FARMET Česká Skalice – agriculture presses
2000 – Vacuum heat treatment technology commissioning
1999 –2nd company building extension
1999 –Pickup and delivery service commissioning
1999 – Gas management modernization
1997 –Start of cooperation with MOTORPAL Jihlava - injection parts for diesel engines
1997 -Metallografical laboratory was built
1995 –1st company building extension
1994 -Mr. Prikner obtained buildings and grounds to his ownership
1993-2002– Cooperation with POSCLAIN HYDRAULIC Brno - hydraulic parts
1992 – Start of cooperation with HYTOS Vrchlabí (nowadaysARGO-HYTOS) - hydraulicsystems
1991 –SOLO heat treatment furnaces commissioning
1990 -Otakar PRIKNER – heat treatment of metals has been established