Italian engineering firm and Electrify Europe exhibitor BBV Holding is marking a milestone this 12 months.
The group’s growth joint arm BBV-Alflex Evolution is celebrating its 40th anniversary.
Alflex was the primary textile growth joints producer in Italy and has been equipping energy crops within the nation because the 1970s.
In that point the manufacturing vary has advanced to rubber growth joints, pipe rolls, PTFE slide bearings, couplings and rubber vibration dampers, hoses, spring hangers.
The firm was acquired by BBV Tech in 2015 and BBV’s growth continued a 12 months later when it included Italian metallic growth joints producer Steelflex.
BBV Industrial Group now equips energy crops everywhere in the world, in addition to refineries, pharmaceutical and metal crops, paper mills, cement factories and waste water therapy crops.
Last 12 months, BBV Group unveiled a new strategic imaginative and prescient to be “the commercial course of stream specialist”. This technique is predicated on ‘three pillars’: excellence in manufacturing; end-to end-solutions, and repair.
BBV Tech chairman Mauro Andreoni says “the problem is large however the change is important to higher assist our prospects and to construct a sustainable progress”.
“We purpose to be a world chief in designing, innovating and offering high quality components and gadgets to help fluid therapy crops and programs with reliability and environmental sustainability,” he provides.
Andreoni says growing a world footprint is vital to this technique. While the corporate maintains its long-established presence in Italian markets, he explains that “it’s essential to have geographical diversification and never only a nationwide market”.
Regions that the corporate is focusing on embrace Russia – “it’s an enormous market” – and different areas in Eastern Europe, plus North Africa.
He explains that BBV’s two manufacturing firms have achieved their greatest outcomes by way of new orders within the final 5 years, with double-digit progress year-on-year.
A significant contract coup for Steelflex was a deal for engineering companies and development of parts for the Cerro PavellÃ²n energy plant, the primary geothermal plant in Latin America.
The 48 MW plant is operated by GeotÃ©rmica del Norte, a three way partnership between Italy’s Enel Green Power and Chilean National oil firm ENAP. It is situated 4600 metres above sea degree within the Atacama Desert and as soon as absolutely operational it is going to be capable of produce about 340 GWh a 12 months, sufficient to satisfy the power wants of greater than 165,000 Chilean households.
BBV is exhibiting at Electrify Europe in Vienna in June. Meet the corporate’s workforce at sales space A-Ok25.