Elektrotermija is located in Bela Zemlja, suburb of town Uzice in south-west of Serbia. It is established as privately owned company in 1983. by Mr. Radjen Kovcic as a workshop for production of cartridge heaters with only two employees. Throughout years Elektrotermija has developed production of ceramic, galvanic and tubular heating elements, as well as accessories for heating and temperature regulation. Constant investments in equipment and people resulted that Elektrotermija has become recognized for quality and wide range of products. We have specialized our production for small to medium series of heating elements.
Today Elektrotermija is modern equipped factory with flexible technology, able to respond on almost every customer's requirement in short terms.
We are leading manufacturer of special and industrial heating elements in Serbia and Balkan region. We are committed to increasing of export markets. Elektrotermija products find their application on each continent. Our products are placed on various markets such as Germany, Netherlands, Finland, France, Portugal, Russia, UK, Italy etc.
Our greatest strength are people. We hire 70 employees of which 10 are with university degree. We support good working conditions and chance for personal, knowledge and skills development of each employee. We do not compromise with safety and health at work.
Since February 2020. Elektrotermija has become a part of Backer Group, one of the leading suppliers of heating elements in the world. Further development and investment in new technologies and equipment are our future. We remain stable partner to our customers by further development of cooperation. Transparency and respect guide us through collaboration with our clients. Elektrotermija is focused on improving existing and introducing new products according to customer needs and international standards.
THE ELEKTROTERMIJA STORY
Our story began back in 1983 and is still going on.
ELEKTROTERMIJA IS FOUNDED
Mr. Rađen Kovčić established Elektrotermija in town Užice in south-west of Serbia.
Elektrotermija was a workshop with only two employees.
Started production of low density cartridge heaters for tool heating.
Started production of ceramic heaters, galvanic heaters and thermocouples.
Our first product catalog has been published.
The content was focused on industrial heating elements and temperature control.
Started production of ring and band heaters.
Participation in local fairs and exhibitions.
NEW PRODUCTION PLANT
Moving to a new three-storey administration and production building in town Užice.
Setting up of a production line for tubular heating elements.
Our first website has been launched.
Elektrotermija strived to apply new information technologies.
NEW PRODUCTION PLANT
Fast-growing demand for our products result in moving to new production plant
in Bela Zemlja, suburb of Užice.
Mrs. Mirjana Kovčić becomes CEO bringing fresh ideas and new energy in company.
The volume of production is growing. New warehouse was built.
Rapid development and huge investments in equipment.
New generation of MgO powder filling machine and NC bending machine.
Beginning of production of high density cartridge heaters.
ISO 9001 Quality Management System certified by TÜV SÜD.
Elektrotermija is selected in TOP10 entrepreneurs in Serbia in the "Blic preduzetnik" campaign.
ISO 14001 Environmental Management System certified by TÜV SÜD.
30-years company anniversary.
Elektrotermija is exhibitor at MIDEST in Paris France.
Expansion of production and product range.
Share of export sales exceeded 30%.
New production plant was built. Expansion of the production floor space.
Continual investments in machinery and equipment.
Ownership of Elektrotermija was transferred to the Swedish Backer Group.
Mr. Ivan Ćitić becomes CEO.
As part of the Backer Group and Element business area of NIBE Group, we have signed the UN Global Compact, which means that we abide to internationally accepted principles concerning human rights, labor standards, the environment and anti-corruption and expect our business partners to follow the same basic principles. All our employees are familiar with Our Values, Our Business Principles and Our Working Methods, which are summarized in three brochures. These brochures form a framework that regulates all our business conduct and this applies equally to all our employees wherever they may be.