One of the first entities on the Polish photovoltaic market
The Bruk-Bet Fotowoltaika brand was established by Grupa Bruk-Bet S.A. in 2012, initially under the name of Georyt Solar. A year before, construction of the production plant for photovoltaic panels in Tarnów was commenced. One of the first projects of the company was implementation of the largest photovoltaic farm in Wierzchosławice in Poland. This is first the photovoltaic solar farm in Poland.
The beginning of craft activities under the name “Concrete Product Manufacturing Plant Krzystof Witkowski – manual production of paving slabs, curbs, hollow bricks, sidewalks, concrete circles and pipes” (Zakłady Wyrobów Betonowych Krzysztof Witkowski)
The first years of the plant’s operation are the time of mechanization of production. Thanks to implementation of forklifts, battery moulds of the mixing plant and accelerated maturing of products, the years from 1985 to 1988 were a period of gradual growth.
The breakthrough year of adopting the name BRUK-BET – the start of production of 4 types of paving stones with the Italian semi-automatic machine V-6 Super.
The launch of production plant for vibropressed paving stones in Tarnów – powered by production lines Schlosser, Omag 1, Omag 2 and Omag 3.
In the years from 1999 to 2005, further factory stores are established: in Nowy Sącz, Rzeszów, Sosnowiec, Kraków, Kielce, Nowy Targ, Lublin, Bielsko-Biała and Lesznowola near Warsaw.
In 2000, production of palisades, washed Multigran® slabs and shot-peened Rustical® slabs is launched.
In 2002, the production of Uni Split® products is launched.
In 2003, production in the new plant in Kraków was launched, and production of innovative products Realit and Relief with the use of Wet Cast technology is commenced in Nieciecza.
In 2004, in the new plant in Kielce, the production of paving stone starts, which is the flagship product of our company, begins.
Launching the production of wells and sewage systems.
From a legal point of view, the important moment in the history of company was the year 2007, in which BRUK-BET Krzysztof Witkowski changed its legal status to a limited liability company (in Poland know as: “spółka z o.o.”) In the same year, the open-cast mine of dolomite, Georyt Krzysztof Witkowski, starts its operations.
In 2008, GEORYT gravel pit in Niedomice and Sieciechowice is launched. In 2009, the dolomite mine in Łagów is launched.
In 2010, blocks, slabs and beams made of cellular concrete begins to be produced under the Termalica brand. Bruk-Bet has thus joined the small group of producers of this type of products in Poland.
In 2010, a historical promotion of the Bruk-Bet Nieciecza football team to the major league takes place.
In 2011, the paving stone production plant in Krzemienica near Rzeszów is launched. Also in 2011, the production plant for photovoltaic panels Georyt Solar in Tarnów is launched. Implementation of the largest photovoltaic farm in Wierzchosławice in Poland.