About us

PA‐EL is a leading company in Croatia and region in the field of Cathodic Protection design, equipment manufacture, installation and maintenance of cathodic protection systems for:

  • buried steel pipelines
  • buried steel storage tanks
  • reinforced concrete structures
  • offshore structures and ships
  • other specific metal structures
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PA‐EL is in private ownership and was founded by Mr. Stjepan Pavliša in 1993.

Commercial sector, general manager's office and accounting sector are located at Dubrovčan 33b, Veliko Trgovišće. The company has a business building with a hall for production and service, designing sector, department for ATEX installation, warehouse, quality control sector and corrosion laboratory at the location Ksavera Šandora Gjalskog 55a, Veliko Trgovišće.

PA‐EL IS CERTIFIED WITH:
  • ISO 9001 (quality management system)
  • ISO 14001 (environment management system)
  • OHSAS 18001 (occupational health and safety management system)

The company PA-EL was founded 1993.

Red color in our logo symbolizes energy and the green ecology.

The core activity of our company is protection against corrosion of buried and immersed steel structures by means of cathodic protection system, which is directly in function of environmental protection by preventing the damaging impact of infrastructure on the environment but also preventing negative influence of environment on that same infrastructure. This ensures sustainable development in the long run.

The key guidelines of PA-EL in business activities are:

  • BUYERS - We provide our customers with a product and service tailored to their requirements (custom made products). We approach each customer individually. The satisfaction of our customers is manifested through direct communication and constant renewal of business relations. We continuously send them information of our latest solutions.
  • EMPLOYEES – The Company has an established system of labor relations. Education programs are in line with new achievements in the world in which we combine general technical and operational knowledge in the areas of process management, safety and health improvement, environmental protection and energy efficiency. Our employees are familiar with our policy, and work in accordance with this policy.
  • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES - Our products and services are the result of experience, professional work of our employees and constant use of new technologies and components. We have a transparent system of quality, safety and reliability of our products and services.
  • IMPARTIALITY - Inspection department is organized in a way that preserves its independence from other activities of the company. Management shall ensure that the staff in inspection department will not be exposed to any business, financial or other pressures that might affect impartiality of their work.
  • SUPPLIERS - Our suppliers have proved the quality of their products and have ensured on time deliveries. We take constant care that our key vendors comply with the requirements of our integrated quality management system.
  • OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY – Every day we take the necessary measures to protect employee’s health in accordance with applicable regulations and standard ISO 45001.
  • ENVIRONMENT – Our corrosion prevention programs have an external and internal contribution to the function of environmental protection. External contribution are the effects of reducing the risk of direct and indirect emissions of pollutants into the environment and our internal contribution is in application of components and actions that have the lowest possible environmental impacts and greater energy savings.
  • LEGAL AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS - We monitor and harmonize the processes of work and services with legal regulation. As a verification of alignment of our work with complex market demands, and with the legal and technical regulations of Croatia, EU and beyond, we have aligned our business with the requirements of ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 and ISO 17025.
  • PROTECTION OF INDIVIDUALS - We monitor and harmonize our work in accordance with the General data regulation protection and focus our activities with a special reference to the protection of personal data on the principle of confidentiality and necessity.
  • QUALITY -Sustainability of our products and services on the market is a direct reflection of the implementation and quality control of our production and service. We constantly contemplate, review and implement improvements in our products, services, processes and business management systems.
  • SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY – PA-EL is a socially responsible company that fulfills all obligations to the community and workers. Our management ensures transparent business operations and through donations supports projects related to kids, teenagers, persons with special needs but also scientific and innovative projects.