About FERPINTA Group
About FERPINTA Group
With an ambitious dream, FERPINTA Group was born almost 50 years ago in Portugal, in 1972, as a limited liability company: FERPINTA S.A.
Known as the largest Iberian manufacturer of steel tubes and a distinguished brand in the metal-mechanics industry, FERPINTA Group also extends its activity to Agricultural Equipment and Tourism sectors.
The Group is internationalized in more than 50 countries, with direct investment in Spain, Angola, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast and Democratic Republic of Congo, employing more than 1200 employees and, therefore, considered one of the most dynamic groups in the Portuguese business structure.
In a constant and continuous improvement, FERPINTA Group stands out for its ability to respond immediately to new challenges and for the development strategy built on valuable areas.
The future-oriented strategy, which is reflected on the ability to successfully manage business and identify high potential opportunities, is the result of FERPINTA Group's entrepreneurial skills and consistent management.
FERPINTA Group's mission is to ensure the value creation for the families it embraces: customers, partners, suppliers and employees.
Quality, Innovation and Human Development are the basic premises that guide and sustain the Group's evolution.
To assume and solidify the leadership position in the different areas of operation, representing a national and global benchmark, in Innovation and Quality, supported by a culture of Excellence and Sustainability.
In FERPINTA Group, the culture of Proximity is encouraged, by investing in connecting with others. The Work is perceived with courage and emotion, and it is guided by a number of principles such as ethics, truth, transparency and solidarity. FERPINTA Group seeks to establish relationships of trust and honour its commitments, always with a strong sense of Loyalty and Social Responsibility, which materializes in creating value for its employees and for society in general.
FERPINTA Group News
New Industrial Unit
FERPINTA invests 50 million and creates new industrial unit
Opening of the Hotel Vila Baleira Suites
Vila Baleira Suites is the latest investment of Vila Baleira Hotels & Resorts.
The current Chairman of the Board of Directors, Fernando Pinho Teixeira, starts his business activity on an individual basis, right from the start, in the metal-mechanics area.
Founding of FERPINTA on June 30th, with headquarters in Carregosa, Oliveira de Azeméis. Initially it was focused on the production of school furniture, facilities for agriculture and metal structures for construction.
It is the Group's parent company, currently FERPINTA - Indústria de Tubos de Aço F.P.T., S.A.
FERPINTA S.A. starts the production and distribution of steel tubes.
Ferromar as the embryo of the Group's commercial network had the mission of bringing the FERPINTA product to the end consumer, quickly and with quality.
The headquarters of the FERPINTA Commercial Group is today called FERRO and it is located in Ovar's industrial area.
Founding of the distribution unit in Torres Novas, Ferroentroncamento.
Constitution de l'Unité de distribution à Madeira: Ferrofunchal
Founding of the distribution unit in Braga - Ferrominho
Opening of the distribution unit in Portimão, Ferroportimão.
Founding of a new unit in Moita, Ferrotubal.
Conclusion of the establishment of the FERPINTA's commercial network in the national market, with the opening of the distribution unit in Mangualde, Ferromangualde. Thus, the coverage of the main consumption centers for steel products in the country was complete.
Beginning of the internationalization process in the commercial area, by opening FERPINTA Spain, in Madrid.
Opening of the Córdoba unit of FERPINTA Spain, in order to ensure the regular supply of FERPINTA products to the Andalusian market.
Founding of FERPINTA Angola, whose main activity is the production of structural steel tubes, profiles and the cutting of plates into a range of shapes.
Acquisition of the majority of the share capital (80%) of the largest European producer of agricultural semi-trailers - HERCULANO, Alfaias Agrícolas S.A.
Founding of FERPINTA Mozambique, with headquarters in Beira. It is the Group's first production unit in the PALOPs (African Countries of Portuguese Official Language), with steel tubes and agricultural equipment as the main manufactured products.
Founding of Ferromoçambique, in Maputo, whose mission is to guarantee the distribution of the Beira production unit.
Opening of a new FERPINTA Spain unit in Santiago Compostela.
Diversification of investments in the PALOPs (Mozambique) area of agricultural exploitation, through the founding of SAPAP, Sociedade de Abastecimento e Produção Agro-Pecuária, Lda.
On the island of Porto Santo, the investments in the tourism sector continues to grow with the opening of 54 apartments in a tourist development, which would be completed with a 4-star hotel with 254 rooms, thalassotherapy and club.
The FERPINTA Group opens its huge tourist development Vila Baleira Paradisus, Resort & SPA * * * *, in Porto Santo, Madeira.
The hotel capacity of the "Golden Island" was doubled and its unique natural characteristics promise to take the name Vila Baleira worldwide.
Acquisition of the remaining 20% of HERCULANO's share capital.
The opening of the new facilities of FERPINTA Angola, Comércio e Indústria, Lda. on April 7th. This new factory produces tubes, profiles and plates in a range of formats, in order to satisfy the needs of the country.
Opening of the factory of longitudinally welded steel tubes from 4'' to 12''. This factory complements the range of products in the structural tubes group.
Opening of FERMÓVEL in Beira, Mozambique. This unit's main activity is to produce metallic structures and school furniture.
Opening of a new warehouse in Nacala, at Ferromoçambique.
Expansion of FERPINTA Angola to the south market, through the opening of a new unit in Lobito.
Founding of steel production and distribution units in Guinea-Bissau and Ivory Coast, through the group's distribution unit, FERPINTA Commercial Group.
Opening of the FERPINTA Angola's unit in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is a unit focused on the distribution and sale of steel products.
Acquisition of a new hotel in Funchal. Thus, it came to join the Vila Baleira - Porto Santo hotel and create the Vila Baleira - Hotels & Resorts brand.
Acquisition of new pavilions for the construction of a new industrial unit in Loureiro, Oliveira de Azeméis. An investment of €50 million coupled with a tax credit of €4.99 million and non-repayable support of €5.99 million.
The Vila Baleira Suites – Beach Boutique Hotel is located on the first line of Porto Santo Beach, adjacent to the Vila Baleira Porto Santo All Inclusive and is a renovated hotel unit with 57 rooms.
FERPINTA Group is one of the largest and most versatile Portuguese business groups. With the initial investment in the steel sector, it has grown and consolidated its international presence. The diversification of investments has always been a bet of the Group's entrepreneurial management and, today, its areas of activity cover the sector of Agricultural Equipment and Tourism.
FERPINTA Group has production and distribution units in Portugal, Spain, Angola, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast and Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Visit to the São Gonçalo's Temporary Accommodation Center, in Vale de Cambra.
Ferpinta group relied on EDP Commercial to be your partner on the road to energy efficiency.
FERPINTA Group's strategy and vision are marked by social and environmentally responsible measures. Therefore, a set of actions are developed to promote sustainable growth and guarantee a positive evolution, without compromising the future of the next generations. The Group aims at an economically effective, socially equitable and ecologically sustainable development.
FERPINTA Group has a support and intervention position in the society through the collaboration with actions which benefit socially disadvantaged groups, as well as the communities where they are.
The Group is proud to actively support more than 50 social and humanitarian solidarity institutions, through financial donations, and also proud of contributing to the community where it operates, with the support and sponsorship of social events.
It is the determination and priority taken by FERPINTA Group to minimize the environmental impact of the activities that integrate it, along with the promotion of actions and participation in initiatives that reinforce the preservation of the environment.
Be part of this team
FERPINTA Group is proud to have a team of employees in constant growth, that embraces the work with dedication and passion. With more than 1200 employees, it is a leading employer, capable of attracting and retaining talent, as well as developing a strong orientation towards performance and results.
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- FERPINTA Angola Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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