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In Trzuskawica S.A. since 1910 we are successfully extracting limestone and produce the highest quality lime, which we deliver to such sectors as: construction, environmental protection, energy, metallurgy, agriculture, paper industry, chemical industry and others.
railway transport, annually
road transport, annually
crushed stone per hour
The railway crosses 272,000 km with our products, and road transport goes 4,700,000 km far per year.
We provide an average of 600 loads per day, and we estimate our resources for
We extract about 3,5 million tons of limestone, about 0,4 million tons of granite and about 0,3 million tons of basalt.
We produce about 650 000 tons of lime and about 300 000 tons of limestone flour.
We crumb 1500 tons of stone per hour.
Trzuskawica employs about 300 employees.
Over 90% of our clients believe that cooperation with us is fully satisfying.
Our strong sides are our clients, employees, care for the environment and work safety.
beginning of the limestone industrial production in Sitkówka
activation of the first kilns for lime burning
1928 - 1930
building two kilns of Koern type, mill for the production of powdered lime and activation of the limestone milling machine
electrification of the plant located in Sitkówka, application of the greater amount of electric drives and modernisation of machines
1945 - 1956
period of nationalisation and restoration of limestone industry in Sitkówka region
establishment of Zakłady Przemysłu Wapienniczego Sitkówka
1961 - 1963
activation of two new shaft kilns with production capacity amounting to 25 tons/day along with the construction of limestone flour milling machine
proceeding with realisation of the 1st phase of investment under the name: Kowala – Trzuskawica
commissioning the new stone processing plant – Kowala
activation of the battery of six shaft kilns with the production capacity amounting to 135 tons/day and putting into operation the powdered lime milling machine
1972 - 1976
construction of Trzuskawica limestone plant
putting into operation the department of mining and mechanical processing od limestone, two batteries (12 shaft kilns of 100 °C), hydrate division and complex of the milling machine of limestone flour. Establishment of Zakłady Przemysłu Wapienniczego Trzuskawica in Sitkówka near Kielce from the merger of Kowala, Trzuskawica and Sobków plants
1980 - 1986
period of the further expansion of the plant – activation of two new kilns for lime burning and construction of a modern limestone milling machine
privatisation of ZPW Trzuskawica S.A. by the Irish group, Cement Roadstone Holding (CRH)
acquisition of 100% of shares of Kujawy Wapno Sp. z o.o. company located in Bielawy
merger of ZPW Trzuskawica S.A. and Kujawy Wapno Sp. z o.o. companies
putting into operation the modern kiln for lime burning manufactured by Maerz company with productivity amounting to 600 tons/day
ZPW Trzuskawica S.A. became the owner of three south mines: Targowica Basalt Mine, Gniewków Granite Mine, Osielec Sandstone Mine
change of the name of the company on Trzuskawica S.A.
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