KONČAR – Switchgear Inc. has been formed at the end of 2017. after a merger of three sister-companies from KONČAR Group. All three merged companies have a decade-long tradition of independent development of electrical equipment: high voltage apparatus and switchgear, medium voltage apparatus and gas-insulated switchgear, low voltage switchgear and substations. Part of the tradition is intensive continuous development combined with modern materials and technologies.
In the field of medium voltage apparatus and gas-insulated switchgear, customer-oriented development of original and up-to –date solutions, which comply with world trends, has been a long lasting tradition.
Our products are developed, designed and tested in accordance with national and international norms, with the certification of independent test laboratories.
The Company is a member of the KONČAR Group
The company manufactures electrical equipment for transmission and distribution of electricity. The production capacities are located at two locations.
The Company Management, R&D, technical sector, logistics and production halls for assemblying of high and medium voltage apparatus and gas-insulated switchgear is located in Zagreb – location Borongaj.
The production of air-insulated medium voltage switchgear, low voltage switchgear, Control panels, cubicles and desks is located iz Sesvetski Kraljevec.
Both locations are equipped with adequate assembly lines and test laboratories for carrying out all relevant routine tests.
Our Mission and Vision
The Company is dedicated to meeting the specific demands of the customers. Monitoring and responding to their needs and special requests ensures their increased satisfaction through continuous improvement of the technical level and product quality.
We believe that the market position and long-term business partnership with the buyer is built by delivering goods and services that fully meet or exceed its requirements.
KONČAR – Switchgear Inc. goal is to achieve and maintain the highest quality standards of its products and services while maintaining a transparent and open business.
Quality assurance, environmental management, and health and safety issues with a special emphasis on risk assessment are integrated into all business processes.
The quality, environment, health and safety policy is being continuously improved, demonstrating the company's goals to meet customer's requirements, in order to meet their product quality expectations, delivery time, future needs, environment friendly materials, taking into account the applicable standards and legislation.
Management and all company employees are obliged to carry out the authorized QHSE policy at work and keep in mind the goals which it supports.
The Management determines the policy as part of the Company's overall business policy with the following objectives:
- high quality of all products and services,
- meeting the needs and expectations of the customers, according to their specifications and contracts, with the compliance of applicable laws and norms
- the research and development of new products in accordance with relevant domestic and international norms and laws
- customer involvement in product development on special requirements
- stability of business activities and satisfaction of employees and other interested parties.
Environment Protection Statement
The Management is aware of the responsibility towards the local and wider community. Environment management is considered a high priority. The Management sets the objectives, and carries out the realization through planning and monitoring of business activities.
The Company permanently manages all aspects of the environment by reducing the negative impact of production and other activities, and continuously improves the results achieved by managing environmental protection, complying with laws and regulations in Croatia and relevant markets abroad.
Permanent monitoring and preventive actions have been implemented to prevent incident situations, in order to support sustainable development.
Health and Safety Statement
Pursuant to the legal regulations of the Republic of Croatia, the Company permanently identifies and monitors the safety hazards which may impact the health and safety of the employees and other interested parties.
The Company permanently plans, conducts and evaluates the qualifications of all employees for occupational safety, conducts previous and periodic medical examinations and records of employees' health. The Company performs inspection of physical and chemical impacts at workplaces, checks the installations in facilities, machines and devices with increased hazards. The Company develops awareness and understanding of individual employees' commitments and encourages their active participation in creation, review and improvement of health and occupational safety system.
Ethics in Business
Company KONČAR-Switchgear Inc. applies the ethical approach in all company's activities, which have been included in all areas of action:
- in public relations
- in relations with state institutions
- in relationships with business partners; customers and suppliers
- in relationships with owners
- in relationships with employees
The principles of responsibility, efficiency, transparency, credibility and quality have been incorporated in all business segments, in good faith and with respect of good business practice.
In order to confirm established ethical principles, the company KONČAR – Switchgear, Inc. is a signatory of the Code of Ethics of the Croatian Chamber of Economy: