Locked content PGZ with new CEO

State-owned defense group Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ)  appointed Witold Słowik as its CEO, the company said. Back in the early 90s, Słowik was one of the co-founders of the clearinghouse KWDP, he also worked with former President Lech Kaczyński. Recently he worked in the ministry of development a...

Locked content PGZ and Leonardo to collaborate on AW249 helicopter

Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with Italian Leonardo to collaborate on the new combat helicopter AW249. PGZ and Leonardo will cooperate in design, manufacturing, final assembly, marketing and aftersales support for the AW249 helicopter, the companies said in a stateme...

PGZ joines multi-task aircraft construction program

Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) joined the program for the construction of an innovative multi-task turboprop new generation ILX-34 – the armaments company said. According to PGZ, this is the first step towards the revitalization of the domestic aviation industry.

Locked content PGZ dismisses board, CEO

State-owned arms producer Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa dismissed its CEO and three of its board members, the company said in a market filing. CEO Błażej Wojnicz, along with board members Konstancja Puławska, Piotr Sulewski, and Karol Tatara were dismissed. Jakub Skiba was appointed acting CEO, with Bogd...

Locked content PGZ with new CEO

Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) CEO, Arkadiusz Siwko resigned from his post on Monday. Błażej Wojnicz, who previously ran Polish Defense Holding was appointed in his place. Siwko, who helmed the company since December 2015, did not give reason for his decision. Several media outlets, including daily ...

Locked content PGZ plans to produce Patriot missiles in Poland – Macierewicz

The Polish Armaments Group (PGZ) intends to cooperate with an American arms manufacturer to produce the American Patriot missile in Poland, and has signed a letter of intent with US defense contractor Raytheon, Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz said on Thursday.  The Minister indicated that...

Locked content PGZ lands contract with Polish government

The Polish Armaments Group will supply anti-rocket systems to the Polish Armed Forces through 2022, part of a deal said to be worth PLN 746.15 million. Production will take place at the company’s Tarnów subsidiary. It will manufacture a total of six short-range missile systems, the Polish press stat...

Locked content PGZ signs agreement with Saab on navy ships

The Polish Armaments Group (PGZ) has signed an agreement with the Swedish company Saab to cooperate on the construction of new ships for the Polish Navy, representatives of the two companies announced. The document envisages cooperation in the development and delivery of submarines and surface ships...

Locked content CBA investigates PKN Orlen, Lotos, KGHM, Azoty and PGZ

The Central Anti-Corruption Bureau (CBA) instituted control procedures at companies fully owned by the State Treasury and all its subsidiaries: fuel groups PKN Orlen, Lotos, copper group KGHM Polska Miedź, chemicals Azoty Group and Polish Armaments Group – PGZ, the bureau announced on its webs...

Locked content PGZ acquires PGE’s telco unit Exatel

Poland’s largest utility company PGE has signed a letter of intent to sell its telco unit Exatel to state-owned Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) arms producer, the company informed in a press statement. “PGE and PGZ signed a letter of intent in which they voiced the will of cooperation aim...