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”ZAMET - BUDOWA MASZYN” Inc. is one of biggest polish suppliers of equipment for metallurgy and works for iron, steel and non-ferrous metals processing. Our more than 200 Years experience and very large fabricating capabilities enables us to offer complex technological lines as well as particular equipment, starting from design phase, thru fabrication and start-up, right up to guarantee service and post-guarantee service.

ZAMET-BUDOWA MASZYN Inc. is a continuator of many years ZAMET’s traditions, who’s history reaches to 1786, when as a Silver Smelting Works ‘Fryderyk” begun a development of non-ferrous industry in Silesia region. A company grown very fast thru the whole XIX century. In years 1922-1933 it has been acting under the name of “Polish Treasury Smelting Works of Lead and Silver”. Since 1946 a business profile has been changed, to be mainly focused on production of machines and welded structures. Thanks to fast-growing, Mechanical Works ZAMET became a multi-department manufacturer of machines and equipment for metallurgy and non-ferrous metals processing.

Since 2004 to organization of ZAMET-BUDOWA MASZYN a Department in Bytom has been incorporated, a unit created on base of Mechanical Department of former Smelting Works “Zygmunt”. Smelting Works “Zygmunt” (formerly “Hubertus”) has been founded in 1845 in Łagiewniki and initially has been working as a zinc plating works. In 1852 they begun an erection of blast furnaces, which have been started one year later. In the same time following departments have been formed: boiler forge shop and steel structures shop, forging shop, mechanical shop, cast iron foundry and pattern-shop. In 1898 steel-melting shop and finishing shop have been put into operations. Through many years Smelting Works “Zygmunt” was one of the main polish manufacturers of complex technological lines for metallurgy and heavy industry.

In the space of last 40 years a lot of machines for modern technological processes for processing of aluminum and copper, have been developed, manufactured and implemented.

Creating and implementing of our’s own solution is carried out in cooperation with research institutes and also with direct contact with equipment users, what enables continuous improvement and development.

We have an experience in realization of numerous equipment necessary for carrying of non-ferrous metal technological processes, what gives us a possibilities to design and to manufacture separate unit equipment, or assemblies, as well as complete technological lines.

On 01.10.2007, by decision of Regional Court in Gliwice, X Economic Division of National Court Registration, in Register of Companies, a Inc. Company Under the name ZAMET-BUDOWA MASZYN Inc. located in Tarnowskie Góry has been registered.