Pegaso Industries: born the pole of plastic machinery that looks at the world

It is the holding company with headquarters in Borgoricco made up of five companies for coordinated management, an international leader in plastics processing plants

An industrial pole of plastic processing machinery that looks to the world from Veneto. Pegaso Industries is the holding company for the coordinated management established in Padua by five companies that, in less than 25 years, have succeeded in establishing themselves on the global market for plastic processing plants. The solidity and concreteness of Pegaso Industries is already in the numbers: a consolidated turnover aggregated in 2018 of 70 million Euro, 400 employees between Italy and abroad, 10 million of investments planned in the next three years for business development and new acquisitions, with the goal of achieving a turnover of 100 million euros.

The entrepreneurial adventure

An entrepreneurial adventure started in Borgoricco in the province of Padua in 1994, which today brings together the historic brand Plastic Systems, an international leader in machinery and special systems for the processing of plastic materials, Pet Solutions specializes in beverage packaging systems, Blauwer for refrigeration systems, Steel Systems for the production of steel components and Ergomec, specialists in the storage, pneumatic transport and dosing of granules and powders for the plastic, chemical and food industries. The holding company Pegaso Industries will coordinate general administration, security and strategic marketing in addition to human resources, which are followed and developed with a horizontal training of overall vision, ensuring specific preparation and a very low turnover. In the next few months, 25 engineers and specialized technicians will be included in the workforce. The holding will also manage the foreign production facilities in Shanghai in China and in Sao Paulo in Brazil and the commercial sites in India in Mumbai and in the USA in Ohio.

The partners

The headquarter is in Borgoricco, spread over an area of ​​70 thousand square meters where the fourth plant is currently under construction. Three members are the protagonists of this exponential growth: Rinaldo Piva, Gianfranco Cattapan and Michele Zanon. The strategic choice of the group, which on the market is proving to be successful, is to combine in-depth technical skills with great design skills to create new generation plants and special systems according to the Industry 4.0 criteria. "The group is today one of the world leaders," explains Pegaso Industries President, Rinaldo Piva. Not only are we younger, we are also the only ones with a diversified production able to serve both large industrial groups and the average processing industry ". «We manufacture, in addition to standard machines, also special and turnkey systems, with technologically advanced solutions tailor-made for the customer - underlines the Vice President, Gianfranco Cattapan -. We work a lot on energy saving and recycling of plastic materials. The same upgrade of production lines is environmental-friendly, as performance and consumption are improved ».