Jsme kovárenská společnost s již 100 letou tradicí.
Founded by ZALABEK A SPOL. The first forgings and horseshoe calks.
Change of owner. New company name - KOTVA Polak Hopp KG. Manufacturing program - horseshoes, calks and clips. Since 1926, production expanded by forgings for agricultural im implements and axles.
Company´s expansion. Import of drop hammers, power hammers and eccentric presses from Austria - start of die forging in Jihlava. New manufacturing program - die forgings from steel for farming and sewing machines, spanners and tongs.
World War II. Armaments industry. Manufacture of parts for munitions, military vehicles and air force.
Nationalization of the company, incorporation into ZBROJOVKA Brno. Manufacturing program - die forgings for vehicles, tractors and motorcycles.
New company name - MORAVSKÉ KOVÁRNY. The company became independent under this new name. Modernization of buildings and equipment.
Company name and independence withdrawn. Incorporation into ZBROJOVKA Vsetín.
Production volume: 5.000 tons die forgings per year.
Building up a new plant in Hruškové Dvory on the periphery of the town of Jihlava. A new plant is built as a commercial forge with an in-house tooling department and fitted with new equipment (crank and screw presses, hammers).
New name - KOVOLIT. Incorporation into Kovolit Modřice as a subsidiary.
Recapture of partial independence due to separation from Kovolit Modřice. Use of the former name - MORAVSKÉ KOVÁRNY.
Initiation of the privatization process after the opening of the boarder. Transformation into a joint-stock company.
Continuous acquiring of shares by the Austrian family enterprise PENN Ges.m.b.H. during the privatization process - today, majority shareholder having control of over 97 % shares.