The production companies CHIRANA Medical and CHIRANA Stara Tura are part of a group M.O.C. Stara Tura. The parents company M.O.C. Ltd was established in 2001 by the management of company: Ing.Petr Matoulek (as production director), Ing.Ján Brkal (as sales director), Ing.Peter Sivák (as CEO) and Ing.Oskar Baranovič (as CFO). The M.O.C. group Stará Turá came into existence as a project of preserving and further development of manufacturing medical devices CHIRANA in Stará Turá.
M.O.C. group continues in tradition of R&D, production and sales of medical and intensive care products and precise machinery production, which dates back to the 1935. Basic overview of historical milestones in forming the tradition of engineering production, breakthrough and growth of CHIRANA trademark in Stará Turá is as follows:
1935 foundations of machinery production in Stará Turá by Czech engineer Frantisek Michera on 20th of November 1935. Mr. Frantisek Michera successfully realized his intention to build new production plant in Stará Turá focused on production of water meters and later gas meters.