logo VÚPS, a.s.Výzkumný ústav pivovarský a sladařský, a.s.

Research Institute of Brewing and Malting, Plc.  (RIBM) is the research institute with more than 100 years long history. The main content lies within research, development, innovation and knowledge dissemination in food industry focused mainly on brewing and malting.

VÚPS, servis a služby s.r.o.

logo společnosti VÚPS servis a služby, s.r.o.RIBM, services. Ltd. is the daughter company of the Research Institute of Brewing and Malting, Plc.,providing commercial activities of non-research character for the Research Institute.
Výzkumný ústav pivovarský a sladařský, a.s. (Research Institute of Brewing and Malting, Plc.), is a joint-stock company. With its activity and internal regulations, it meets the definition of the organization for research and knowledge-dissemination as it is stated in the law of the European Union (Commission Regulation (EU) No 651/2014, Article 2 (83))..
As well the Research Institute is the Expert institute in the Food Industry area with the range of the expert license of examination of food (barley, malt, beer), brewing (malting and brewing microbiology), various food industry branches (quality of malt barley), it is maintained at the first section of the list of expert institutes.
Both companies have the registered office at the address:
Lípová 511/15
120 00 Praha 2
with the same information email adress:

There are three offices of the Research Institute:

  • Praha   -  Pivovarský ústav Praha (Brewing Institute Prague), Lípová 15, 120 00  Praha 2   tel: 224 900 111
                          -  Korunní 106, 101 00  Praha 10
  • Brno    -  Sladařský ústav Brno (Malting Institute Brno),  Mostecká 7, 614 00 Brno  tel: 545 214 110

Further details regarding both companies, their activities, structure and main contact persons can be found at the bottom in the section of the company.