QHSE – Quality, Health, Safety & Environment

Statement of IMS Policy

Energoprojekt Holding a.d. (EPH) announces its commitment to continual improvement of business: management, coordination and control of the business activities of Energoprojekt System and implementation of complex projects, in order to ensure that its traditional and new clients, business partners and other stakeholders rank it among the top world systems providing design, consulting, engineering and construction of complex infrastructure projects in the fields of energy, telecommunications, water supply, civil engineering, industry, construction, environmental protection and information technology as well as other public projects. For this purpose, EPH establishes and improves its own Integrated Management System (IMS) which includes Quality Management (compliant with ISO 9001:2015), Environmental Management (compliant with ISO 14001:2015) and the Occupational Health and Safety Management (compliant with OHSAS 18001:2007).

EPH puts its Integrated Management System in the function of a continuous effort to meet as more fully, efficiently, effectively and reliably the requirements, needs, expectations of both clients and owners – shareholders, employees, suppliers, business partners and the wider community and the state.

EPH regularly coordinates all its business activities with the applicable requirements of the legislative regulations in all areas of business, environmental protection, health and safety at work, establishes programs for environmental protection and occupational health and safety and finally, strive for their consistent implementation.

Planning of all business processes and activities that have an impact on the quality of services, health and safety at work and environmental protection, EPH bases on risk management with a goal of risk prevention and reduction of unwanted effects.

Top management of EPH organizes and constantly monitors, reviews and directs the activities of all organizational parts, departments and individuals to ensure this IMS policy to be fully implemented. In this respect, the top management undertakes responsibility to ensure all personnel to be fully informed of the established IMS policy, to recognize their everyday tasks, powers and responsibilities clearly in implementation of this policy through everyday activities, to ensure them availability of information and resources, conditions for improvement of competencies and to be fully and constantly motivated for attainment of its objectives.

The established IMS policy within EPH will be constantly monitored and reviewed by the top management, whose responsibility is to improve it continually and to adapt it to all the changes in the business and social environment, and also to implement such an improved and adapted policy by means of the Integrated Management System.

Belgrade, March 16, 2018.
Energoprojekt Holding plc
Revision 4; K-1
Stojan Čolakov, M. Sc. C.E.
Chief Executive Officer

Corporate social responsibility

Since its inception, Energoprojekt Group is operating in accordance with corporate social responsibility supporting and applying universal principles of human rights, labor standards, environmental protection and anti-corruption standards.

Our commitment to corporate social responsibility is carried out continuously and consistently through all our business activities, on all the projects we are involved in and at all levels – from  boardrooms to construction sites.  All our subcontractors, suppliers and other partners, as well as the communities we are working with, are asked to adopt these principles too.

Detailed information on Energoprojekt’s CSR activities can be found bellow.

31.08.2018. The youngest ones in Energoprojekt

On the last Friday in August, traditionally, employees’ children visited Energoprojekt main office building. Fifth time in a row, Energoprojekt welcomed 150 children age 3 to 12 who were very happy to have a chance to see where they parents work but also to receive gifts – cap with the sign of Eneroprojekt and a book. They were full of impressions meeting their parents’ colleagues, sitting in the offices and making new friends.

 

13.06.2018. Memorial futsal tournament held

Organized by the sports section of Energoprojekt Group, Third Memorial Futsal Tournament “Dragisa Zebeljan – Zeba“ was held from 28.05. until 13.06. on the court of sports centre “Restart 2“ at 10 Mihajla Pupina Boulevard.

Before the tournament started, the draw was made of the teams divided in two groups, Group A, made up of Arhitektura, Entel, Oprema Sindikat, Industrija and Niskogradnja and Group B, made up of Oprema, Visokogradnja, Oprema Kolubara, Holding, Hidroinzenjering. Competing for the third place were Entel and Niskogradnja with the result 4:1, whereas Oprema Kolubara and Visokogradnja met in the finals and the winner of the tournament was Oprema Kolubara team with result 4:3.

 

01.06.2018. The visit of the pensioners

The visit of Energoprojekt pensioners to the head office traditionally took place on the first Friday in June, 01.06.2018., and it was accompanied by a suitable ceremony. The Association of Energoprojekt Pensioners took upon themselves to invite the guests, whereas Energoprojekt Holding took care of the catering. Some 150 pensioners gathered in the gallery and the restaurant of the head office and the gathering was also attended by the pensioners from Energoprojekt Group that continued to work after the retirement.

 

24.03.2018. Earth hour

This year, once again, Energoprojekt joined the initiative “Earth Hour” that took place on 24th of March 2018. in global metropolises as well as in the cities of Serbia, consisting of turning the lights off for an hour which was also done in Energoprojekt head office in the period from 8:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m.

 

23.03.2018. Investment in the development of Academic community

Energoprojekt has made donations to the Business Lawyers Association of the Republic of Serbia for the purpose of organization of traditional 27th meeting of the business lawyers of the Republic of Serbia held on Zlatibor. Our company traditionally helps this Association and the help for the organization of the 26th meeting last year was also provided.

In addition to this, we have provided monetary help to the Serbian Union of Surveyors for accommodation and participation expenses for 14 participants of 31st Meeting of Serbian Surveyors held in September 2018. in Bajina Basta.

 

01.03.2018. Donation to the office for Kosovo and Metohija for the help to the vulnerable families

Following the principles of corporate social responsibility, Energoprojekt Holding JSC has publicly expressed willingness to provide help through donation for construction of two houses to the vulnerable population on the territory of Autonomous Province of Kosovo and Metohija in accordance with priority needs defined by the Office for Kosovo and Metohija of the Government of the Republic of Serbia, and to do so by building a family house for the vulnerable six member household of Sava Ulamovic from Orahovac on the territory of the Municipality Orahovac, in accordance with the request of Municipality Orahovac 01-22/2018 of 12.2.2018. and completing construction of a family house for the vulnerable household of Predrag Mihajlovic from Livadje on the territory of Municipality Lipljan, in accordance with the request of Municipality Lipljan 020-120 of 12.2.2018.

Director of the Office for Kosovo and Metohija, Marko Djuric and general managers of company “Energoprojekt Holding” and construction company “Napred” Stojan Colakov and Dobroslav Bojovic signed today agreements for donation of three houses for families  Mihajlovic, Ulamovic and Stanojevic from Lipljan, Orahovac and Vitina.

Savo Ulamovic from Orahovac, a father of four children to whom “Energoprojekt” is going to build a house in the value of approx. 4.8 million dinars, thanked the donors and stated that the house where they were living was very old and that they were living in very difficult conditions.

He also thanked president Vucic on his initiative to help the Serbs in Kosovo and Metohija, as well as on taking the trip to the southern province to visit them.

Predrag Mihajlovic from Lipljan thanked everyone involved for the donation and pointed out that the house, the value of which is estimated at approx. 1.7 million, would mean a lot to him and his wife, since they were living in a container.

General Manager Stojan Colakov said at the occasion that the agreement on proposing this donation had been reached quickly and easily in our company – “in a matter of seconds” and that this falls within our corporate social responsibility policy.

 

03.01.2017. Energoprojekt invests in the future

For the fifth year in a row, Energoprojekt is a member of The Friends of UNICEF Club. With our monthly donations, we help UNICEF carry out numerous activities with the primary goal of protection and realization of the rights of children and youth and we will continue to participate in the same way in the work of this organization during 2017.

 

23.12.2017. Children’s New year 2018 celebration in the hall of Energoprojekt head office

New year 2018 celebration for the children of Energoprojekt employees took place this year as well, on Saturday, 23.12.2017., in two terms, from 3 p.m and 5 p.m. New Year’s presents were provided for the little ones and ceremonial present giving was organized along with a theatrical play.

 

28.12.2017. Santa’s Sleigh 2017

Energoprojekt has made a donation for the purchase of 20 presents for New Year’s caravan ”Santa’s Sleigh 2017“ prepared by the organization for the help and care of children with impaired development “MaliVeliki ljudi“. This wonderful initiative includes the most vulnerable institutions for the children with impaired development and children without parental care, accommodating more than 2,000 children on the territory of the entire Serbia.

 

21.12.2017. Donation to the temple of Saint Sava

Energoprojekt Holding made a donation to the Association for construction of the Temple of Saint Sava in Vracar, whose member it has been since 2015. This Association was founded as early as in 1895. and refounded in 2001 and their members are the most respectable entrepreneurs and companies from our country. Energoprojekt makes a monetary contribution on an annual basis and the funds are used for the construction of the Temple of Saint Sava.

 

30.11.2017. Donations made for development and promotion of sports

Energoprojekt made donations to futsal club “Beograd futsal tim“ for organizing the ninth season of competition “Zlatna biznis liga“ taking place from 31st November 2017 until March 2018. Monetary help has also been provided to the Faculty of Mechnical Engineering of Belgrade for the needs of sports association of the faculty, “Masinac“, for participation of the students in sports manifestation and competition “57. Masinijada“, taking place in Montenegro.

 

26.10.2017. Donation for the children with impaired development

Energoprojekt provided monetary help to humanitarian organization “Radost deci“ in realization of their sports program for mentally challenged children and youth. For realization of these sports activities, it is necessary to provide a gym, adjusted equipment, sports associates, transport and refreshments.

 

20.10.2017. Energoprojekt helps talented youth

Near the end of 2017, Energoprojekt Holding provided monetary help to the Foundation for Talented Youth of Belgrade, a non-profit organization aimed at helping talented students and persons under the age of 30 from the territory of the city of Belgrade whose scientific and creative work stands out.

 

01.09.2017. Environmental charity initiative “Let’s collect together“

In 2017, association “Čepom do osmeha“ from Novi Sad, received 480 kilograms of plastic bottle caps collected over the preceding period in Energoprojekt during our initiative “Let’s Collect Together“. Plastic bottle caps are collected not only by employees, but by pensioners and their families. The collected plastic caps are taken over by the members of the association once in a couple of months and then the funds from their sale are used for the purchase of wheelchairs for children with disabilities. That way we protect the environment and help those in need.

 

25.08.2017. Employees’ children visiting Energoprojekt

On the last Friday in August, for the fifth year in a row, head office was visited by the children of Energoprojekt employees. Some eighty children of the age from 3 to 12 were the guests of the company that lit up the work space of Energoprojekt with their cheerful presence. On the occasion, the little girls and boys received suitable presents such as backpacks and sport water bottles. The visit of the employees’ children is organized with the intention to introduce the children to the workplaces and colleagues of their moms and dads and to offer them a beautiful experience which may help them choose a carrier in the world of engineering and civil engineering themselves.

 

26.06.2017. Milutin Milankovic memorial put in place

Memorial to great Serbian scientist, Milutin Milankovic was unveiled on 26th June 2017. in the park bearing the same name in Vracar, Belgrade, in the vicinity of Meteorological Observatory, across the street from the Temple of Saint Sava and Karadjordje’s Park. The work on the installation of the memorial to Milutin Milankovic, global and Serbian giant of science, had started on the initiative of the association bearing his name and with the support of the City Assembly. “Milutin Milankovic“ Association had addressed the Chamber of Construction Industry of Serbia asking that the Chamber members contribute to the installation of the memorial to the famous scientist, financed by the City of Belgrade based on the resolution of the relevant city authorities.

On invitation from “M. Milankovic“ Association, design engineers of Energoprojekt Urbanizam i arhitekura donated all the necessary calculations and prepared documentation for the execution of the of the sculpture base, whereas Energoprojekt Holding as a member of the Chamber of Construction Industry of Serbia, made a monetary donation to “Milutin Milankovic“ Association for installation of the memorial.

 

14.06.2017. Energoprojekt awarded “Siroko srce“ plaque

On the day of voluntary blood donation, 14th June 2017, Energoprojekt received “SIROKO SRCE” plaque from the Red Cross of Serbia for achievement of exceptional results in popularization of voluntary blood donation in 2016. in the category of public utilities, institutions and companies. Our employees participate in large numbers in voluntary blood donation initiatives organized three or four times a year in the premises of our head office.

 

02.06.2017. Pensioners in Energoprojekt they have been building for decades

Traditional gathering and socializing of pensioners of Energoprojekt with the management of the company was held on Friday, 2nd June with commencement at 2 p.m. This year, near 500 of our senior colleagues gathered in the hall of Energoprojekt head office. As in the previous years, socializing of the pensioners continued in a good mood with cocktail party and music in the hall and restaurant of the head office.

 

22.04.2017. Performed children’s play “Alisa u zemlji zmaja” (“Alice in the land of the dragon”)

Play “Alisa u zemlji Zmaja” (“Alice in the Land of the Dragon”) was performed on Saturday, 22nd April 2017 in the hall of Energoprojekt head office for the children of Energoprojekt employees.

Through play and competition, screams of joy, silence, song and laughter, as well as a few tears forming “The Lake of tears”, the members of Dah Teatar staged for Energoprojekt employees’ children the play where the famous Lewis Carol’s novel “Alice in Wonderland” was imbued with the poetry of Mr. Jova Jovanovic Zmaj.

After the play, some three hundred of our little ones had a chance to see, in the hall outside cinema room, exhibition “The Giants of Serbian Engineering” and to discover the marvelous world of X-rays through the installation of the Historical Museum of Serbia – Pupin’s X-ray room.

 

21.04.2017. Ceremonially opened two exhibitions in the hall of the head office

In the presence of a large number of guests, on Friday, 21st April 2017, in the hall of the head office, two exhibitions were ceremonially opened: the exhibition by Energoprojekt “The Giants of Serbian Engineering” and exhibition “Great Tesla” by Andrej Vasiljevic.

The exhibitions are dedicated to four Serbian giants – scientists, engineers, professors, people of great spirit, Djordje Stanojevic, Mihajlo Pupin, Milutin Milankovic and Nikola Tesla. Exhibition “Great Tesla”, focuses on Nikola Tesla, one of the world’s greatest scientists and inventors in the fields of electrical engineering, radio engineering and physics.

 

28.03.2017. Energoprojekt shows care for the culture

Association of citizens “Dah Teatar – Centar za pozorišna istraživanja“ had contacted Energoprojekt Holding for the help in solving the problem of leakage of flat roof terrace underneath which the premises of the association are located.  In order for the association members to unobstructedly perform their activities, it is necessary that structural, insulation, sheet metal, tiling and masonry works be carried out. Our company has provided necessary help, whereas the professionals from Energoprojekt Holding have supervised the progress and completion of the works organized by the association itself.

 

06.03.2017. Energoprojekt showing support to the students

Our company Energoprojekt provided monetary help to the International Association of Civil Engineering Students – “IACES“, namely, to the local committee in Belgrade, for holding a gathering in Belgrade under title “Building Our Connections” which will takes place in the beginning of March 2017.

 

08.03.2017. The oldest citizens show their talents

The users of gerontology centre Bezanijska Kosa have proved once again to be active members of our company and Energoprojekt to be a socially responsible company that takes care of its senior citizens. The protégés of this centre showed their talents in our company on 6th and 7th March 2017 and presented the exhibition of paintings, jewelry and hand-made artefacts. The funds collected this way will be used for the purchase of material for creative workshop of the dementia ward of the gerontology centre.

 

Successful trip of our pensioners

At the end of November, the Association of pensioners of Energoprojekt made a nice trip to Tara mountain where they visited Drvengrad, Mecavnik and Tara park complex. A group of 19 pensioners took off on a minibus put at their disposal for the day by our company Energoprojekt Niskogradnja.

 

Let’s collect together

In the course of 2016, the employees of Energoprojekt collected in environmental charity initiative “Let’s Collect Together” as many as 500 kg of plastic bottle caps. In the last quarter, approximately 150 kg of bottle caps have been collected, which will subsequently be taken over by a humanitarian association “Čepom do osmeha”. The funds collected this way by the Association will be used for the purchase of wheelchairs for the children that need them the most.

 

Care for the little ones

Energoprojekt Holding made a donation for the purchase of 50 presents for New Year’s caravan ”Santa’s Sleigh 2016“. For the fourteenth year in a row, this wonderful initiative covers the most deprived homes for children with impaired development and without parental care, accommodating more than 2,000 children from the territory of the entire Serbia. Organization “MaliVeliki ljudi“ together with Santa Claus will give children with special needs living in homes, presents adjusted to the level of their impairment and age, and a New Year’s spectacle – theatrical play and handing out presents.

 

Energoprpojekt is building a better world

To the satisfaction of everyone who cherishes the accomplishments of talented sportsmen, Energoprojekt traditionally helps the development of the sports and sports manifestations. In the previous period, donation to the Tennis Association of Serbia has been given for helping the realization of Davis Cup encounter between Serbia and England, as well as to the Women’s Handball Club “Crvena zvezda” for the foundation of a handball school. Also, a donation has been made to basketball club “Mladost“ Zemun, active for 62 years, which contacted Energoprojekt Holding asking for help in realization of initiatives such as junior summer basketball school, basketball classes in Zemun schools etc.

 

Donated wheelchair to Gerontology centre

In the environmental charity initiative for collecting recyclable plastic bottle caps launched during January of 2016, the employees collected 45 kg of plastic bottle caps. The collected bottle caps were handed over to recycling centre in the beginning of February, whereas the funds collected in the initiative were joined with monetary donation made by Energoprojekt Holding, so that new wheelchair of good quality by German manufacturer “Meyra“ was  purchased and presented on 23rd February to the home in Bezanijska kosa. The residents and the management of Gerontology centre cordially expressed their thanks on this present which, for many of them, makes difficult days easier and more beautiful.

 

Games without borders 2016

Qatar is one of the few countries in the world where sports day is celebrated as a national holiday. Since 2012, “National Sports Day“ is celebrated on the second Tuesday in February. Since Entel has been professionally active for a quarter of a century in this country and since it is a company which has continually for years supported sports activities, last year, organizing of a sports day named ”Games without Borders” was initiated within “Pearl Garden” compound as our contribution to the celebration of the holiday promoting sports  and a healthy lifestyle.

 

Help given to Academic community

In February 2018, Energoprojekt Holding made a donation to a team of students of the Faculty of Law of the University of Belgrade for the participation in prestigious international competition in international and arbitration law “Willem C. Vis International Commercial  Arbitration Moot“, where our students compete with the students from the most prestigious faculties of law in the world such as Harvard, Sorbonne, Freiburg etc.

 

Donation for buying a new scaner

Energoprojekt Holding gave a donation and participated in the charity event “Dobrotvorni Sabor” organized to raise funds in the amount of EUR500,000 for purchasing a new scanner for Special Hospital for Cerebral-vascular Diseases “Saint Sava”. Donation for Special Hospital for Cerebral-vascular Diseases “Saint Sava”.

 

Entel supported the Serbian national parachuting team

Under the patronage of the Crown Prince of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the World Air Games 2015 were held in Dubai from December 1-12, 2015. This is a traditional event that takes place every four years similar to the Olympic Games. Around thirty countries with approximately 1500 athletes competed in thirteen different disciplines. Energoprojekt Entel in Dubai decided to support a five-member Parachute National team of Serbia in this important air competition. Entel supported purchasing a part of the necessary equipment – modern precision instruments and cameras that are important elements of the equipment used in jumps. Also, the company supported acquiring necessary permits for having additional trainings and practice jumps on the competition location, which is very difficult to get due to complex procedures in Dubai.

 

Donation for 50 New Year’s gifts for the “Santa Clause’s sleigh” caravan

Energoprojekt Holding sent a donation for buying 50 New Year’s gifts for the “Santa Clause’s Sleigh” caravan organized by organization “MaliVeliki Ljudi”. This wonderful campaign, for thirteen years in a row, has been helping the care facilities for children with disabilities and children without parental care where more than 2,000 children live on the territory of the whole Serbia.

 

Joint ecological and charity campaign

The campaign “Collect Together” has been very successful. Many employees of Energoprojekt took part demonstrating their wish to help and do something useful to improve their environment. Energoprojekt initiated this big joint ecological and charity campaign of collecting all kinds of plastic caps on October 15, 2015. The general idea behind the campaign is very simple and efficient – first, hard plastic caps are collected, and then delivered to the recycling center. Finally, all the funds received are given to charity. In this way, we not only contribute to environment protection, but also provide charity funds. Funds from the recycling of the first 500 kg of collected plastic caps will be transferred to the Center for Gerontology New Belgrade. Funds from the next campaign will be given to organizations that help children and disabled people.

 

Medal of Red Cross for Energoprojekt

The World Day of Voluntary Blood Donation was organized in Studentski Grad on June 14, 2015 by the municipal organization of the Red Cross in cooperation with the national Red Cross. On this occasion, Energoprojekt received a plaque from the Serbian Red Cross in recognition of exceptional achievements in popularization of voluntary blood donation in 2014.

 

Children of Energoprojekt employees visited Energoprojekt

Last Friday in August is traditionally the most colorful and joyful day in our company. This year as well, the youngest and the cutest, children of Energoprojekt employees, visited the main office building. Over two-hundred children age 3 to 12 have visited our company for the third time in a row. Their laughter, spontaneity, joy and smiling faces have proven the beauty of this event. This event has been organized with a wish to give children a chance to see workplaces and meet colleagues of their moms and dads. It was a little celebration and a very important event for both the little and the big ones in our Energoprojekt family.

 

“Fall exhibition 2015” at the Energoprojekt gallery

The idea behind the exhibition is to inspire fine art in Energoprojekt as well as to present artwork of artists that have been connected through the Energoprojekt Gallery, locted in headquaters building. As a result, the exhibition has put together artworks of twenty authors of different affinities. The exhibition promotes the idea of a case study – first painters, photographers and a caricaturist had submitted their work.

 

Visit of students from the Netherlands

On May 22, 2015 Energoprojekt welcomed 35 students from the Netherlands between 20 and 22 years old as well as their two teachers from the University of Groening – the best the Dutch college for business, finance and management. The students left our home very satisfied with information and knowledge they got. According to them, they were delighted to have visited Energoprojekt and experienced friendly and welcoming atmosphere in Energoprojekt.

 

International World Environment Day

Celebrating the International World Environment Day, June 20, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. action of landscaping and cleaning the space in front and around Energoprojekt office building was organized. Around fifteen of our employees, mostly colleagues from the Security of the office building took part in the action.

 

Charity exhibition

Charity exhibition organized by the users of Bežanijska kosa retirement home was held on June 11 -12, 2015 in the hall of Energoprojekt office building. This institution operates within the Gerontology Center of Belgrade and is intended for housing adults and the elderly.

 

May blood donation campaign

Voluntary blood donation campaign was held on May 21, 2015. Forty-eight Energoprojekt employees donated blood. This is indeed an impressive number of people which shows that our employees do not lack solidarity and empathy.

 

Building a better world for children

For the second year in a row, Energoprojekt is a member the Friends of UNICEF Club. By giving donations on a monthly level as a member of the club, we help UNICEF to implement many activities on child protection and rights of children and young people. Last year we helped numerous UNICEF campaigns on providing stimulating environment for children. Energoprojekt will continue to participate in the work of this organization during 2015.

 

Entel’s sports success

February 10, 2015, when Qatar celebrated the National Sport’s Day for the fourth time, Energoprojekt Entel organized their first “Games without Frontiers, Doha 2015” at the Pearl Garden complex. It was decided to organize this year’s sport’s day in a much larger scale than before in order to celebrate this holiday that promotes sports and healthy lifestyle. There were variety of games – games of speed and endurance, strength and deftness.

 

January blood donation campaign

Blood donation campaign was held on January 22, 2015. Thirty-nine people applied for blood donation – thirty-six of Energoprojekt employees donated blood while three of them were rejected. Two employees were the first-time donors. The next campaign is planned for Thursday, May 21, 2015 in the period between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.

 

7th Memorial tournament

Energoprojekt Oprema together with colleagues from Hidrinženjering, Entel and Energodata organize indoor futsal tournament in memory of a deceased colleague Srećko Košanin. The tournament was held at the Sports Center “Factum” on March 19, 2015 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. with five teams participating – Energoprojekt Entel, Energoprojekt Hidrinženjering, Energoprojekt Oprema, Schneider Electric and Teknoxgroup. in the final match Oprema beat Schneider Electric with a result 2-0 winning the 7th Memorial Tournament.

 

Energoprojekt cooperates with Faculty of Civil Engineering

Energoprojekt has taken part in supporting printing and publishing of the textbook Technology of Construction Works, particularly rough construction works. The preparation of the material is under the supervision of Faculty of Civil Engineering in Belgrade. The book will have seven chapters with 350 pages in total and around 200 photographs in color. With the circulation of 500 copies, this textbook will be great teaching aid and of great use for engineers in their practical work.

 

Hour for our planet

This year as well fourth time in a row, Energoprojekt took part in the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) global campaign for environmental protection “Earth Hour” by symbolically turning off lights in the office building for an hour.

 

Investing in healthy life of employees

Employees of Energoprojekt are privileged because they have an opportunity to exercise in the gym located in the building. Since December, a professional personal trainer, is there to help them in taking care of their physical health. Also, in January and February, gyms were expanded as well as dressing rooms, and a table for table tennis was purchased.

 

Long-term tradition continues

This year as well, Entel hosted foreign students who have chosen our company for their traineeship and in that way continuing long-term successful cooperation with the National Organization for Student Exchange IAESTE Serbia. As part of this nice tradition, during 2014 Entel has hosted students from Lebanon, Japan and Israel who are completing their studies in electrical engineering and mechanical engineering in their countries. During this 6 to 8 week traineeship, students had an opportunity to use the period spent in Entel in the best possible way to gain new professional knowledge, students have been right away included in activities on the current projects not only in Serbia but also abroad.

 

Hidroinženjering, plc. commended by CCIS

Hidroinženjering Plc. was commended by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia for giving assistance and logistics for the areas of Kladovo and Tekija affected by flooding that hit this area in mid-September. The experts from Energoprojekt Hidroinženjering and several other companies visited the hill above Tekija in the shortest possible time and made an assessment of its condition in order to know what to do with the population living below the hill in Tekija.

 

Continuing good cooperation with universities

For many years Energoprojekt has had an excellent cooperation with the Faculty of Organizational Sciences in Belgrade in the organization of internships. This year, twelve students had an opportunity to have a three-week internship in Holding, Energodata, Oprema and Visokogradnja and to get acquainted with the activities of the company, the way of doing business and the place and the role of engineers of their profession in the company. Around twenty students from the Faculty of Civil Engineering, fifteen students from the Faculty of Architecture and ten students of the Civil engineering College did their internship on the construction site of the residential building in Cara Nikolaja II Street.

 

Entel plc. awarded the best pupils

This year as well, Entel, Plc. awarded its employees’ children who are honored students. Nineteen of them – seven in elementary school students with a GPA 5.0 and twelve high school students with a GPA higher than 4.5. This has been the seventh year in a row as Entel continues this already nice tradition. This year, the children were given Samsung Galaxy Tab tablets while the whole event organization and gift selection was done by the Energoprojekt Union.

 

The financial aid to flood victims donated by Entel employees in the Middle East

Employees of Energoprojekt Entel, Plc. in foreign points in the Middle East, such as Qatar, UAE and Oman, took part in collecting financial help for the affected in the May floods in the Republic of Serbia. They voluntarily donated a part of their earnings in the amount of US$34.119, 84 or about RSD 2.9 million.

 

Another successful voluntary blood donation

Forty-three potential Energoprojekt blood donors applied for the voluntary blood donation at the end of September, while thirty-eight of them gave blood, whereas five were rejected for health reasons. Four employees were first-time blood donors. The number of donors in Energoprojekt for three campaigns held this year is the same as the last year.

 

Employees help a colleague

Energodata employees, Energodata plc and it’s Union have shown to have a huge heart by collecting necessary financial help for the medical expenses of their colleague Sandra Veličković who has been a member of this team since last year. Sandra had a rare type of an eye tumor and glaucoma which directly threatened to lose her eyesight. Since the medical treatment was not possible in Serbia it had to be continued in Graz, Austria. The necessary funds were collected in a short notice, so our colleague Sandra managed to get a medical treatment and save her eyesight.

 

Help for people affected by floods

Energoprojekt was one of the first companies to start generous campaign for helping the people affected in catastrophic flooding that hit Serbia in mid-May leaving thousands of people homeless. It was Friday, May 16 when the preparation of the shelter for evacuated people in Energoprojekt accommodation complex “Paviljoni” in Zemun started. For displaced people from Obrenovac, Energoprojekt provided comfortable two, three and four-bedroom accommodation with a kitchen and a bathroom plus three meals a day prepared in the restaurant within the “Paviljoni” complex. The center admitted around two hundred twenty people from Obrenovac and the surroundings – forty kids and babies and several expecting mothers. Evacuated people expressed big gratitude for hospitality and efforts of our employees in making that difficult period easier as much was possible. After 27 days, displaced people from Obrenovac left the shelter on June 11 of 2014. Financial aid in this difficult situation was received from some of our foreign branches such as Energo Nigeria.

 

Gift for children of Kosovo and Metohija

Niskogradnja, PLC. has this year again donated fifty books to children in Kosovo and Metohija. This time, children of primary school “Vuk Karadžić” in Sočanica received the books. Our company has a long tradition of donating books and investing in culture, especially when it comes to the youngest ones.

 

Unusual donation to the Center for Child Care Zvečanska

Garant, PLC. has made a very nice and unusual donation to the Center for Child Care Zvečanska in Belgrade. Our company has donated the residents of the Center two electric cars that children can drive in the yard or inside the Center. These attractive toys work on battery back-up and imitate a Formula 1 race car and an SUV.

 

Energoprojekt supports art Print

Energoprojekt Holding helped the realization of the play “Solunci govore”, premiered in Belgrade on Saturday April 26, 2014 at the “Raša Plaović” stage of the National Theatre in Belgrade. he play “Solunci govore” has been included in the official program of marking a centenary of the beginning of the First World War under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Serbia, Tomislav Nikolić and the President of the Republic of Srpska, Milorad Dodik. His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch Irinej gave his blessing to the play.

 

Donation for Creative Educational Center

Energoprojekt Holding awarded a money donation to Creative Educational Center KEC from Belgrade in order to help them to continue the long standing work with people with development disabilities and at the same time to make better the quality of life of this very jeopardized group that is often placed in the margin of the society.

 

Energoprojekt in the Club of UNICEF’ friends

Energoprojekt is the member of The Club of UNICEF’ friends for a year. As the member of the Club, by monthly donations we help UNICEF in the implementation of various activities with the aim to promote, protect and realize the rights of the children and youth. During the previous year we have helped the numerous UNICEF activities that enabled the creation of better life for children, better environment without poverty, violence, exclusion and incertitude, including the action “School without violence”. In the same way as before, Energoprojekt will participate in the work of this organization during 2014 as well.

 

The fourth exhibition of works made by children from Center Sunce, Bezanijska kosa

The children from The Center for Placement of Children and Youth with Developmental Disorders “Sunce”, Bezanijska kosa, made the fourth exhibition of their works in the head office building of Energoprojekt. The collected funds will be used for buying the material for painting workshops.

 

A support to young sportsman

Energoprojekt Holding supported a young sportsman Nikola Radosavljevic to participate in the European Karate Championship that will be held in Germany from 9th to 11th May 2014. Nikola was several times the winner of European and World Championships as well as the winner of different international competitions.

 

Scientific exchange

Donation for Creative Educational Center Energoprojekt Holding awarded a money donation to Creative Educational Center KEC from Belgrade in order to help them to continue the long standing work with people with development disabilities and at the same time to make better the quality of life of this very jeopardized group that is often placed in the margin of the society. Energoprojekt in the Club of UNICEF’ friends Energoprojekt is the member of The Club of UNICEF’ friends for a year. As the member of the Club, by monthly donations we help UNICEF in the implementation of various activities with the aim to promote, protect and realize the rights of the children and youth. During the previous year we have helped the numerous UNICEF activities that enabled the creation of better life for children, better environment without poverty, violence, exclusion and incertitude, including the action “School without violence”. In the same way as before, Energoprojekt will participate in the work of this organization during 2014 as well. The fourth exhibition of works made by children from Center Sunce, Bezanijska kosa The children from The Center for Placement of Children and Youth with Developmental Disorders “Sunce”, Bezanijska kosa, made the fourth exhibition of their works in the head office building of Energoprojekt. The collected funds will be used for buying the material for painting workshops. A support to young sportsman Energoprojekt Holding supported a young sportsman Nikola Radosavljevic to participate in the European Karate Championship that will be held in Germany from 9th to 11th May 2014. Nikola was several times the winner of European and World Championships as well as the winner of different international competitions. Scientific exchange At the end of October, a group of about 30 students, assistants and professors of the architecture from The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich visited Energoprojekt. The visit was organized in cooperation with the professors from The Faculty of Architecture from Belgrade within the study tour and visits of the cultural inheritance of Belgrade and investigation of objects with the architectural worth. The honor for solidarity and professionalism Based on inquiry made by Organization for Research of Public Opinion of Peru, Niskogradnja plc was estimated as the best contractor in the city of Kajamarca in 2012/2013. The results were published in the local newspaper Panorama, where our company received the honor. Various contractor companies engaged on the projects in this region participated in the competition. The relationship between the contractor and the local community, support and assistance to the authorities, police or inhabitance when necessary – were some criteria that had been taken into consideration. Niskogradnja plc showed enormous solidarity during abundant inundations, geological disorders that jeopardized the traffic and also, Niskogradnja plc was distinguished by its professionalism on the projects and good cooperation with local authorities. At the end of October, a group of about 30 students, assistants and professors of the architecture from The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich visited Energoprojekt. The visit was organized in cooperation with the professors from The Faculty of Architecture from Belgrade within the study tour and visits of the cultural inheritance of Belgrade and investigation of objects with the architectural worth.

 

The honor for solidarity and professionalism

Based on inquiry made by Organization for Research of Public Opinion of Peru, Niskogradnja plc was estimated as the best contractor in the city of Kajamarca in 2012/2013. The results were published in the local newspaper Panorama, where our company received the honor. Various contractor companies engaged on the projects in this region participated in the competition. The relationship between the contractor and the local community, support and assistance to the authorities, police or inhabitance when necessary – were some criteria that had been taken into consideration. Niskogradnja plc showed enormous solidarity during abundant inundations, geological disorders that jeopardized the traffic and also, Niskogradnja plc was distinguished by its professionalism on the projects and good cooperation with local authorities.

 

Fair play tournament “Futsal – great school”

Two sports teams from Energoprojekt System participated in the humanitarian Fair Play tournament “Futsal – Great School” organized by UNICEF. This is a traditional annual tournament organized to support the program “School without violence”. Our participation in this tournament helps further efforts of UNICEF in the program implementation in 250 primary schools and colleges in Serbia.

 

Award for employees’ humanity

In June 2013 Energoprojekt was awarded once again for its tradition in charity raised since its foundation. The Red Cross of Serbia awarded Energoprojekt as the recognition for extraordinary results in expanding voluntary blood donation in 2012, when 139 of our employees were blood donors. We were awarded on 14th June, the World Blood Donor Day. Since the beginning of the year even 102 of employees have joined this traditional, generous action that has been organized regularly in one of the rooms of the headquarter building.

 

Students visit to Energoprojekt

In the middle of May 2013 Energoprojekt with a great pleasure hosted fifteen students from Germany, The Netherlands, Check Republic, Peru and Serbia within the international educative manifestation Academy Day that gathered students from the worldwide. On that occasion, students were instructed of various business activities of Energoprojekt.

 

The support to the future colleagues

With its donation Energoprojekt helped to young engineers of Belgrade technical faculties to participate in the regional competition for young engineers EBEC (European BEST engineering Competition) which took place in Sofia this year in organization of BEST Group (Board of Europeas Students of Technology). Eight students, our future colleagues, participated in competition in the fields Case Study and Team Design against the teams from Nis, Kragujevac, Skopje, Mostar, Podgorica and Sofia. Our students showed knowledge and invention which took them to the victory in the Case Study and qualification for the European competition that would take place in Warsaw.

 

Exhibition of children works

In Energoprojekt were organized two charity and selling exhibitions of children from the Centre for Placement of Children and Youth with Developmental Disorders “Sunce”, Bezanijska kosa. Ceramic and textile articles and Easter decoration and adornment were exposed. According to children therapist who organized exhibitions, these two exhibitions were more attended then those in other Belgrade companies.

“We are very happy, because of our children first of all, since they collected funds to buy material for work that is very important for them and helps their development. Also, we confirmed our previous impression that Energoprojekt people are very human and with a great solidarity perception”.

 

60 sycamores – Energoprojekt`s gift to the city of Belgrade and people of Belgrade on the occasion of its jubilee, 60 years of successful operations

Energoprojekt, as one of the leading Serbian companies, which has always taken care of the broader social community in which it operates, from operation method to active participation in various humanitarian actions, last June joined the action „A gift for the Boulevard – proof that we love Belgrade”. To our Belgrade, the city where we were founded, in which we build and from which we carry out all our operations around the world, we gave a gift of 60 sycamores. We believe that the sixty sycamores shall make our city`s and its citizens` lives better and improve their quality of life and that simultaneously this shall be a symbolic reminder of the sixty decades of successful operations of Energoprojekt at home and around the world.

 

Donation for the activities of the organization “maliVeliki ljudi” (smallBigpeople) from Belgrade

In 2006, and on the occasion of the fifty years of existence of “Energoprojekt”, the company, instead of holding of a ceremonial academy, donated an amount of four million RSD (EUR 50,000) for children with special needs. The plan was to fund with this amount several activities of the humanitarian organization “mali Veliki ljudi” (smallBigpeople) from Belgrade. One of them was held on July 4, 2007, at the “Ušće” (confluence), near the “Yugoslavia” hotel, under the name “Small big games without limits for special-need children”, where “Energoprojekt” was the main host of the games.

 

Donations for institutions of social-humanitarian character

The company has in the previous period supported work of numerous institutions and organizations of the social-humanitarian character, such as the Association of war army invalids, Center for accommodation of impaired children, UNICEF program “School without violence”, Humanitarian organization «Our Serbia», Center for accommodation and daily stay of autistic children, etc.

 

Donations for health institutions

Energoprojekt has previously helped the Clinical Center of Serbia (within the framework of reconstruction projects for certain sections of the Clinical Center, partly for money and partly in the form of donations). Significant amounts of donations were given to institutions of the Clinical-Hospital Center „Bežanijska Kosa” and the First Surgery Clinic in Belgrade. As needed, certain solidarity aid is given to health institutions within the framework of treating of very ill employees of “Energoprojekt” or members of their family.

 

Support to professional associations

The company cooperates and supports work of certain professional associations and organizations, such as SIGRA – European Association of Electrical Engineers, ICOLD – International Commission of Large Dams, Chamber of Engineers, etc.

 

Donation for Hilandar

In May 2006, “Energoprojekt” realized cooperation with the Hilandar monastery, i.e., their representative office in Belgrade. The company organized a business trip to Hilandar for the purpose of making photos of the monastery complex, after which sale exhibitions were organized in Belgrade, with over 60 exhibited (2,000 made) photos, where all revenue from sold photos went for reconstruction of the monastery which was damaged in fire. Upon return, three sale exhibitions were organized with more than 100 sold large-format photos. All framed photos were after exhibitions presented to the monastery`s endowment in Belgrade.

 

Publications Print

The company has previously sponsored making of the monograph „On Nemanjić family and Serbian sanctuaries in Kosovo”, as well as publishing of the book „Illustrated history of radio therapy“.

 

Cooperation with the Serbian and Russian orthodox Church

The company supports work of the Serbian Orthodox Church in general, as well as the Russian Orthodox Church in Belgrade. In this sense, through the said institutions, certain special-purpose donations were given for helping those in need in Kosovo and Metohia and the Association of war army invalids.

 

Sponsorship to sports associations and teams

Energoprojekt sponsors certain sports associations and teams, too, such as the Water polo Association of Serbia (organization of the FINA COUP), Basketball Association of Serbia (organization of the European Basketball Championship), Kayak Association of Serbia, Practical Shooting Club, certain basketball teams, etc.

 

Sponsorship of culture and arts

In 2005, Energoprojekt was the sponsor of the National Theatre in Belgrade. The company has previously sponsored holding of the Jazz festival in Valjevo as well.

 

Scholarship to students of deficient professions

“Energoprojekt” does not have permanent support programs for science and education, but sponsorships are made on a case-to-case basis. Generally, students and pupils are sponsored of deficient professions, such as bricklayers, carpenters, bar fixers, plumbers, electricians, construction engineers, architectural engineers, etc.