Locked content ARP awards Zortrax for its 3D printer

The Industrial Development Agency (ARP) has awarded Zortrax with a special prize in the category “Innovative Product of 2015” for its 3D printer Zortrax Inventure, ARP informed. “The example of Zortrax, which is a recognizable brand of Polish innovation, shows that the 3D sector is...

Locked content PKP Cargo joins Technology Transfer Platform

Freight rail operator PKP Cargo has joined the Technology Transfer Platform, which was launched by The Industrial Development Agency (ARP) in May to support cooperation between innovation creators and recipients. PKP Cargo will seek solutions related to the management, monitoring and protection of r...

Locked content ARP becomes strategic investor of Przewozy Regionalne

State-controlled Industrial Development Agency (ARP)and Przewozy Regionalne (PR) reached a recapitalization agreement, thus ARP acquired a stake worth over PLN 770 million, the company informed. “Thanks to the recapitalization, the company (Przewozy Regionalne) has obtained the funds required ...

Locked content 10 more permissions to be issued at Euro-Park SEZ

The Industrial Development Agency (ARP) is expecting to grant ten companies permissions to operate in the Euro-Park Mielec Special Economic Zone, said Aleksandra Magaczewska, the CEO of the agency. ARP has already issued 22 permissions this year, 19 of which were given to companies with Polish capit...

Locked content Industrial Development Agency net profit down in 2014

State-controlled Industrial Development Agency (ARP) recorded PLN 82.98 million net profits in 2014, compared with PLN 136.19 million a year before, the ISBnews agency reported citing the firm’s statement. Operational loss stood at PLN 73.5 million, whereas it amounted to PLN 11.47 million in ...

Locked content ARP and JSW Koks to create joint venture

State-controlled Industrial Development Agency (ARP) and JSW Koks, a subsidiary of Poland’s largest Coal extraction company Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa (JSW), applied to the Polish anti-monopoly watchdog UOKiK for establishing a joint venture in order to develop an investment worth around PLN 1...

Locked content PLN 800 mln loss of Polish coal mining sector

The Polish coal mining sector generated a net loss of PLN 800.6 million in January-April 2015, compared with PLN 452.4 million in the same period last year, according to the Industrial Development Agency (ARP). “Such a result hasn’t been recorded in a long, long time. The situation is ve...

Locked content ARP launches Technology Transfer platform

The Industrial Development Agency (ARP) has launched the Technology Transfer Platform (Platforma Transferu Technologii – PTT) with an aim to support cooperation between innovation creators and recipients, said Aleksandra Magaczewska, CEO of the agency. Power utility companies PGE, Enea and oil...

Locked content PKP Intercity signed contract worth PLN 162.5 mln

A consortium led by the state-owned Industrial Development Agency (ARP) has signed a deal with PKP, according to which it will deliver 20 carriages and will provide PLN 86 million worth loan to finance the contract, the agency informed. The total value of the contract stands at PLN 162.5 million gro...

Locked content ARP establishes venture capital fund

The Industrial Development Agency (ARP) has set up its first venture capital fund with capital supplied by the State Treasury, said Piotr Krzyżewski, CEO of ARP Venture. ARP Venture wants to invest in innovative projects carried out by small and medium sized companies. “We are the first state-...