The central procurement system of ČEZ Group is newly implemented for Group Severočeské doly

The central procurement system of ČEZ Group is newly implemented for Group Severočeské doly | con4PAS

con4PAS, a leading Czech supplier of consulting services in the procurement processes for SAP systems and ČEZ Group, one of the ten largest energy companies in Europe with more than 7 million customers and about 32,000 employees, implemented the central procurement system for Group Severočeské doly.

February 25, 2021

The main goal of the deployment of the central procurement system (for managing relationships with suppliers) was to cover procurement requirements and follow-up processes for all companies of the Severočeské doly group, in the way usual for ČEZ Group. Productive deployment of the system took place on the 2nd of January, 2021.

 

Deployment of the system brought Severočeské doly following major benefits:

  • Unification of the environment for the activities of procurement departments.
  • Automation of the purchasing process.
  • Use of electronic auctions.
  • Unified reporting.
  • Increased use of framework agreements.
  • Reduction of the purchase securing transaction costs.

 

After more than a month of productive operation, Barbora Dvořáková, the director of the Group purchase and services department, evaluates the project as very successful.

“The completion of the project fulfilled our main goal to harmonize procurement processes and master data management between the ČEZ Group and the Severočeské doly Group. The successful implementation of the project allows us to take advantage of all the benefits that the system brings, including support for electronic communication with suppliers."

 

 

ČEZ Group is one of the leading economic entities in the Czech Republic; furthermore, it operates in Western, Central, and Southeast Europe.  The main subject of ČEZ business endeavours is the generation, distribution, trading, and sale of electricity and heat; trading and sale of natural gas; provision of comprehensive energy services from the new energy sector, and coal mining.

 

Severočeské doly Group – the parent company is Severočeské doly a.s., which holds a 100% share in the share capital of the subsidiaries PRODECO, a.s., SD – Kolejová doprava, a.s. and Revitrans a.s.

PRODECO, a.s. is the largest engineering company in the Ústí nad Labem region, which is able to design, build, supply and to service a complex engineering delivery. In recent years, the company SD - Kolejová doprava, a.s. has gained respect on the czech railways. It provides transportation of coal products mainly for ČEZ production and heating plants. Revitrans a.s. is a key supplier of mechanization means and complex supplies in the areas of land reclamation and investment in the SD Group. It also provides drilling and blasting work.

SD are a major shareholder of the Research institute for lignite a.s. based in Most. This institution is a key to the applied research in the fields necessary for the development of lignite mining.

 

 

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