History

November 2011
Mr. Oya, CEO of our parent company and at the same time the head of the ASMO corporation, once again visited our factory, this time accompanied by a group of company elites.

November 2010
Our team from production department won an excellent second place at the QC circle contest (competition of quality improvement ideas) held at our parent company in Japan. Only a few points difference was left between us and the winning team from China.

November 2010
Our factory was visited by two rare guests from the highest ranks of ASMO corporation - Mr. Oya, CEO of the ASMO corporation, and Mr. Takada, who is in charge of business planning for European market. During his visit Mr. Oya appreciated enthusiasm of our employees and high quality of our work.

October 2010
Our company successfully passed recertification audit and retained ISO/TS 16949 certification.

April 2010
Company Homepage was redesigned with the aim to further improve communication with the company's suppliers, customers as well as the general public.

March 2010
ASMO Czech, a member of Denso Europe group, was again awarded with Excelent Quality Supplier Award by Toyota Motors Europe.

Year 2009
Number of employees exceeded two hundred people.
Even in hard economic conditions the company is committed to maintain current employment levels.
This required several cost saving measures carried out between February and June.

December 2009 - ISO 14001 Audit
ASMO Czech successfully passed the EMS ISO 14001 audit.

October 2009 - DENSO QC Circle in Spain
ASMO Czech team was awarded silver medal.

September 2009 - ISO TS audit
ASMO Czech successfully passed the ISO/TS 16949 audit.

May 2009 - Extra trainings with support from EU funds
ASMO Czech carried out some extra trainings with a financial support of European Union.

March 2009
ASMO Czech, a member of Denso Europe group, was awarded with Excelent Quality Supplier Award by Toyota Motors Europe.

December 2008 - ISO 14001 Certification
On 10.12.2008, ASMO Czech received EMS ISO 14001 certification.

November 2008 - Visit of President of ASMO CO., LTD.
On November 11th, Mr. Mineo Hanai, president of our parent company ASMO CO., LTD. honored us with his visit.
After visiting the factory, he also personally met with the mayor of Zruč nad Sázavou. Both parties appreciated extraordinarily good mutual co-operation.

QC Circle - silver medal for the Czech "Super Dream Team"
So-called QC Circle (quality workshop) takes place in ASMO HQ located in Kosai-city every year in November. It is a competition of teams from all branches of ASMO Corporation. The message for the competition is primarily an exchange of methods of quality improvement. This year we were first time invited as a contestant and our "Super Dream Team" won a valued silver medal and set our standard pretty high.

March 2008 - Commemorative Stone unveiled
Upon the occasion of obtaining the quality certificate ISO/TS, a memorial stone was placed in front of the entrance to our factory.

October 2008 - QMS ISO/TS 16949 Certification
ASMO Czech official obtained the certificate of quality ISO/TS 16949.

November 2007 - Visit to our Japanese parent company ASMO CO., LTD.
Employees of our company visited our Japanese parent company ASMO CO., LTD..
They also participated in the International TQM Conference on quality and continual improvement process.

December 2006 - bus service for employees
The first free bus service for employees of ASMO Czech was introduced. It runs between towns Ledeč nad Sázavou and Zruč nad Sázavou.

April 2006
ASMO Czech officially started the process of obtaining the certificate of quality ISO/TS 16949. In this context, the quality specialist from our sister organization ASMO North Carolina visited ASMO Czech.

March 2006
At the end of the fiscal year 2006, the company reached the number of 144 employees.

May 19, 2005
ASMO Czech organized a small celebration after the construction of new factory was officially completed. There were events such as planting of memorial tree, placing memorial stone, receiving of the symbolic keys to the factory and a small cultural program.

May 2, 2005
First 16 operators were employed in ASMO Czech as a result of the January recruitment. Number of employees will be rising from now up to the end of the year.

April 2005
A small celebration was held in ASMO factory. Reason for that was the very first shipping of goods to the customer.

January 2005
Handover of ASMO Czech factory and beginning of interviews for the operators' positions.

January 29, 2005
ASMO Czech moves to its new location!
On Saturday, January 29, the ASMO Czech moved from its temporary offices into the new factory premises in Zruč nad Sázavou.

October 2004
The first staff of ASMO Czech received training in our Japanese parent company ASMO CO., LTD. Representatives of ASMO Czech met with representatives of the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, the CzechInvest agency and city officials of Zruc nad Sazavou and several other municipalities in the region. The aim was to strengthen cooperation on implementation of the recruitment program of ASMO Czech.

July 2004
Ceremony of laying the foundation stone of the ASMO Czech factory.

May 2004
Purchase of land in Zruč nad Sázavou. First employees of ASMO Czech recruited.

April 2004
Temporary office of ASMO Czech put into operation in the town Zruč nad Sázavou.

February 2004
Establishment of the company.
First interviews were held with candidates for the technical-economic position in ASMO Czech.



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ASMO Czech s.r.o.
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285 22 Zruč nad Sázavou
Czech Republic