Spółdzielnia Pionier established in 1951. The basis of its activity in the first decade of existence was the produce marketable products. Changes in the business starst about early sixties, when the company's management turned to the metal industry. In that time we produce the racks for shoes, chairs, rehabilitation and lawn mowers. Over time, production for the metal industry became dominant. Employment then was about 30 people.
In early sixties, company has established contact with the Commercial Vehicle Factory in Nysa, which gave rise to today's business. The process of modernization and adaptation of machinery for the new production started. Production halls was equipped with mechanical and hydraulic presses, welding machines with the result that there was room for improvement in production processes and expand the product range. Changes made in the company allowed to start working with new plants operating in the automotive industry, like Truck Factory in Lublin and The Car Factory in Tychy. Employment then was 205 people.
Adaptation of old buildings for new facilities such as office, department or utility storage for steel products and paint department. Production of heaters, oil gauges, and painting services rendered details, are dedicated mainly to automotive industry Customers, what strengthens our cooperation with FSD Nysa and FSC Lublin FSM Tychy. Employment at the time was 319 people.
Focusing on cooperation with car manufacturers and their direct Suppliers, largely affects development of the company in terms of quality. Company acquires new Customers, expanding business profile, modernizing its machinery and strengthens its market position. Employment then is about 200 people.
In that time the proceses of quality improvement begins. The company receives a quality certificates issued by major customers, which allows us to deliver products directly to the production line. We establish long-term cooperation with such customers like Fiat or Faurecia.
Procedures of quality management system according to ISO 9002, ISO / TS 16949, ISO 14001 and PN-N-18001 was implemented. Company stars growing rapidly and gaining first prizes and awards. Pionier obtained a strong position as a supplier and manufacturer of stamped metal products, mainly automotive components. An important element of the company becomes a powder coating service.
Today Spółdzielnia Pionier is a supplier and manufacturer of high-quality metal and plastic components for the automotive industry. Company specializes in the production pressed metal components, such as all kinds of caps, grips, holders and assembly parts designed for the automotive industry. Company also offered powder coating of own produced elements and other entrusted items such as the car's driving shafts. The company's offered welding of components and production of plastic parts with use of welder points machines and injection molding machines.
At the beginning of 2014, a contract was signed allowing the construction and installation of a new line, and already in March 2014, the construction of a warehouse for paint components was started. At the end of the first quarter of 2014, preparatory works for investments were completed, the installation of the line was started and the construction of the warehouse was completed. In July 2014, the first start-up and serial painting takes place. The start of production on the new line falls on September 2014. The whole investment took 12 months and 18 days.
Since the beginning of 2015, Spółdzielnia Pionier has been accepting orders for the new painting line and successfully meets the requirements. Due to the dynamic development of the company, new employees are employed. New clients and orders also appear. The newly created paint line works as expected and without reservations. The FCA, GKN Driveline and Faurecia are still the main clients of Spółdzielnia Pionier. Employment is about 150 people.
2016 favors the development of the company. New clients are acquired, including Izo blok, SFB and Salzgitter Automotive. This year also results in the plans to expand the Cooperative with a new hall intended for the plastic processing of small and medium items. Parallel to the investment plans, production is growing rapidly at all faculties of the Cooperative. Employment in this period is growing to 169 people
In 2017, the company begins the investment of building a new hall. Production in all departments is still growing, the company produces components for such car brands as: Ford, Fiat, Volkswagen, Bentley, Toyota, Audi, Lancia, BMW, Mini, Peugeot, Sopel, Porsche, Citroen, Suzuki, Volvo, Saab, Hyundai, Abarth. The construction of the new hall is successfully completed in December 2017. Employment at the end of 2017 is 167 people.