Company profile

One of the important departments of Výskumný ústav inžinierskych stavieb (Research Institute of Engineering Constructions) with nationwide presence in the field of civil engineering in former Czechoslovakia was also the Dept. of Land Communication. In the beginning of 1991, the employees of this department founded their own private company named VUIS - CESTY, spol. s r. o., fluently following long-time activities of the research institute in the field of road constructions and traffic areas.

The activities of the company has been from its very beginning focused on research, testing and diagnoses, excluding the realization and projection of constructions. Adopting impartiality as its principle, the company is independent and provides its services to all its prospective customers.

The company's core business in the field of engineering includes:

  • Research, development, testing and diagnoses in the field of road, water-management and ecological constructions
  • Solving normalization tasks in the field of roads, water-management and ecological constructions
  • Testing of construction materials and measuring of constructions of roads
  • Building inspections, expert construction management and controlling activities in the field of road, water-management and ecological constructions
  • Activities associated with attesting the conformity of construction products

In practice, it means that the company solves research projects in a given field, tests new technologies and materials with subsequent incorporation of learned knowledge into new technical directives, Slovak technical standards, or into their amendments.

In close cooperation with construction suppliers, the company provides them with initial type testing for road construction materials, technological directives and prepares testing of new materials and technologies on sample road sections. As an independent laboratory it performs controlling.

Upon the authorization given by the Ministry of Transport, Construction and Regional Development of the SR the company performs activities in attesting the conformity as certification and inspection organ as well as testing laboratory. The activities in attesting of conformity are performed in accordance with the supplement to the authorization for the following building materials:

  • Aggregate into concrete, asphalt and mortar mixtures
  • Asphalts and derived products for road purposes (e.g. asphalt mixtures)
  • Hydraulically bound mixtures
  • Unbound mixtures for ground layers of roads

Our team consists of experts in road constructions with lots of expert activities:

  • Members of the TK of the SÚTN
  • Slovak Association of Asphalt Roads
  • Member of the technical board of the SNAS

The company is a member of several professional organizations:

  • SZVK - Slovak Association of Aggregate Producers, member of the UEPG
  • SAAV - Slovak Association of Asphalt Roads

UNBOUND AND HYDRAULICALLY BOUND GROUND LAYERS OF ROADS Efficient use of sources 18.01.2013

 

 

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CONSTRUCTION AND REHABILITATION ASPHALT PAVEMENTS. Effectively and efficiently 18.01.2013

 

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Konferencia HYDROIZOLÁCIE MOSTOV A TUNELOV 22.11.2012
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