Awards and distinctions granted in 2020
- Distinction in the Mining Success of the Year (Górniczy Sukces Roku) 2019 contest in the “Ecology” category for the solution titled “Method for designing gallery working junction portal support”, awarded by the Judging Panel (Katowice, 10.02.2020).
- Title of Prizewinner and the Golden Badge (Złote Godło) in the QI Product category – the highest quality product – awarded by the Chapter of the Najwyższa Jakość Programme for the “Dust Air personal dust sampler”. The contest was held under the patronage of the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development, the Polish Committee for Standardization and the Department of Quality Management of the Cracow University of Economics (Katowice, 14.04.2020).
- Diploma of the Minister of Science and Higher Education for the Central Mining Institute’s solution titled “Dust Air personal dust sampler”, awarded during the International Invention and Innovation Show INTARG® 2020 in recognition of the prestigious awards won during the International Invention Exhibition of 2019 (Warsaw, 30.05.2020).
- European Medal awarded by the Business Centre Club and the European Economic and Social Committee in Brussels for the “Dust Air personal dust sampler” (Warsaw, 04.06.2020).
- Gold Medal awarded by the Judging Panel of the 14th International Warsaw Invention Show “IWIS 2020” for the “Technology for obtaining mineral fertiliser from stabilised sewage sludge” (Warsaw, 21.10.2020).
- Silver Medal awarded by the Judging Panel of the 14th International Warsaw Invention Show “IWIS 2020” for the “Method for designing gallery working junction portal support” (Warsaw, 21.10.2020).
- Title of the Ambassador of Polish Economy 2020 in the European Brand category granted to the Central Mining Institute by the Judging Panel of the Ambassador of Polish Economy contest (Warsaw, 30.11.2020).
- BCC Silesian Social Solidarity Medal (Śląski Medal Solidarności Społecznej) awarded to the Central Mining Institute by the Katowice branch of the Business Centre Club (Katowice, 07.12.2020).
- Badge of Honour for Contributions to the Silesian Voivodeship awarded to GIG Director prof. dr hab. inż. Stanisław Prusek by the Commission of the Silesian Regional Assembly and the Marshal's Office (Katowice, 21.12.2020).