WHO WE ARE

 

History

Brisk is one of World’s 10 largest spark plug producers with 80-year tradition of spark plug production. Yes, the company started manufacturing spark plugs back in 1935, which was back than called Brita.In 1992 Brisk (formerly BRITA) was privatized and became a joint-stock company.

Since the privatization Brisk has achieved extraordinary success such as becoming OEM for world’s best car manufacturers, widening its portfolio of spark plugs and glow plugs, sensors and ceramics, being awarded lots prestigious awards and expanding globally.

Brisk has also developed manufacturing of glow plugs, technical ceramics, ignition electrodes, sensors and other products.

Brisk operations in Australia started in 2015, only after almost a year of preparation.

 

Awards

  • LEADING EDGE – best supplier of VW concern
  • EXPORTER OF THE YEAR
  • CZECH 100 BEST – one of the best companies in the country for the past 5 years
  • FAMILY SILVER – the entire company with a long and succesful tradition
  • AURA – top three best exhibitor at Autosalon Exhibition 2005

 

Quality

High quality is a top priority at Brisk. The company holds many quality certificates

  • ISO/TS 16949:2009 – Design and manufacture of spark and glow plugs and sensors. Compliance with specific demands for suppliers to OEM of automotive industry  
  • ISO 14001/2004 – Environmental Certificate
  • CSN EN ISO 9001 – Czech Standard 
  • DIN EN ISO 9001 – German standard
  • QS-9000 – American Standard 

 

Chronology

1935 – foundation of the company BRITA in Tabor, Czech Republic for the manufacture of spark plugs

1946 – company BRITA becomes part of the nationalized enterprise PAL

1953 – foundation of company JISKRA manufacturing spark plugs, technical ceramics and diagnostic instruments for automobiles

1992 – foundation of joint-stock comoany BRISK Tabor as legal successor to government owned company JISKRA

1994 – ISO 9001 certification, start of deliveries snesors to Skoda Auto

1997 – start of deliveries spark plugsto Skoda Auto OE

1998 – certification of QS 9000 VDA 6.1

1999 – BRISK is awarded “VW-LEADING EDGE”, best supplier of the VW concern

2000 – start of manufacturing spark plugs in Brisk Ozersk, for Russian market

2001 – start of deliveries spark plugs to OEM Lamborghini, small agricultural machinery OEM SAGEM, AUTOVAZ, GAZ

2002 – start of of deliveries BRISK sensors to VW concern

2003 – ISO/TS 16949 certification

2004 – supplyof spark plugs to OEM TRenault-Dacia, GM and SEAT

2006 – award “one of 10 best suppliers of Skoda Auto”

        – start of deliveries ABS sensors for the new Skoda Roomster

2008 – nomination letter from VW for development and manufacture of start/stop sensors for VW concern

2010 – nomination letter for deliveries of ABS sensors to VW Barzil

        – start of spark plug deliveries to HUSQUARNA and OREGON

        – implementation of BRISK spark plugs into a worlwide database of spare parts TEC DOC

        – start of serial supplies STOP/START sensors for VW engines

2011 – introduction of new Brisk spark plugs Premium Iridium line

2012 – start of deliveries spark plugs to BRIGGS & STRATTON

2013 – compeltion of development of sensor SHS 57 for VW concern

2014 – VW audit for new SHS 57 sensor