• 1951

    Establishment of the Research Institute for Synthetic Fibers by delimitation from original factory Bata in Svit


  • 1965

    VUCHV became an independent organization within trust of companies called Enterprises for Chemical Production. The introduction of the first production of polypropylene staple fibers within Czechoslovakia.


  • 1990

    On 1st of April 1990 VÚCHV became an independent state-owned company. Development of small tonnage productions is increasing.


  • 1993

    VUCHV extends its activities in the field of testing laboratories, recognized by state as a national testing laboratory SKTC-118 in the area of textiles and fibers.


  • 1995

    Change of legal form. State enterprise was transformed into a joint stock company, privatized by own employees.


  • 1998

    The introduction of quality management system according to ISO 9001.

  • 2000

    The introduction of the environmental management system according to ISO 14001.


  • 2004

    Beginning of production of short, compact spinning lines for the production of polypropylene silk.


  • 2008

    Merger of company TAFIB with VUCHV


  • 2010

    Grant of the certificate for implementation of the program RESPONSIBLE CARE.


  • 2011

    Grant of the Award for Science and Technology for the year 2011 in the category „Scientific and Technical Team of the Year“ by the Minister of Education, Science, and Research of the Slovak Republic.   vuchv82

  • 2021

    70th anniversary of establishment of VUCHV