Mechanics is an eternal apprenticeship. Just when you think you have achieved an optimal result, it's time to roll up your sleeves again. Perfection is a never-ending journey.
Ours is the story of a cog, that turned into a mechanism
1,500 square meters indoors, a new entrepreneurial adventure begins
RM is established in Castelvetro di Modena, Rubini and Montorsi. It is a mechanical company that manufactures spare parts for tracked vehicles and components for hose reels used in agricultural irrigation.
It's a head-to-head battle between irrigation and everything else
The market for irrigation machines has been in full expansion for years. RM's production is divided into two, with irrigation alone accounting for half of the production. The number of employees is growing, now reaching 18.
It's time to adjust course, heading towards hydraulic cylinders
RM is taking a new production direction, hydraulic cylinders. This is an exciting opportunity for expanding our product offerings and becoming a reliable cornerstone for a select clientele.
Welcome back Vinicio Cappi
In 1998 Vinicio Cappi, production manager, leaves the RM workshop. He returns there in 2011, and nothing will ever be the same.
Manuele Montanari joins the team
RM is experiencing a time of great change. Positive results prompt ownership to make new investments.
Montanari joins Cappi, and the tandem successfully intervenes on the type of processing by introducing new ones. The market appreciates, the client list increases in quantity and grows in quality.
The AD Lauro Venturi
RM has taken off, and its journey is obstacle-free. Revenue is increasing, as well as operating profit (MOL). Production, supported by recent technological investments, continues to improve. Special hydraulic cylinders play an important and qualifying role, and they are now being produced in larger sizes.
The era of Mazak begins with the CNC SLANT TURN 550m turning machine
This new acquisition marks the dawn of a new era in mechanical processing. This advanced machine offers high precision, speed, and accuracy, making it ideal for the production of complex parts with tight tolerances.
The Mazak era continues, and with it, RM's growth
Digitalization and automation, the pillars at the base of the National Industry 4.0 program, an opportunity that RM seizes by enhancing its fleet of machines with the new Mazak i800 turning machine.
The policy of investing in technologically advanced machinery continues
The DAH ALI gantry machining centre is the latest addition to RM's line-up, aimed at lightening the workload assigned to the TESSEN machine and providing new possibilities for customers.
Carlyle acquires majority ownership of OCMIS, while RM receives the Mazak INTEGREX e-500
The change in ownership brings forth new challenges. Carlyle recognizes RM's excellent performance trend and incorporates it into the strategic development plan of the acquired group.
The arrival of the Mazak INTEGREX e-500, a state-of-the-art machine, offers new possibilities for working on large components.
Development is gaining momentum, efforts are made to increase production spaces while awaiting the addition of the Geminis turning machine to the list of available machines
The new turning machine enables RM to work on cylinders up to 12 meters in length and with a maximum diameter of 1,100 millimetres. This is an unprecedented expansion of the product range that opens up new market opportunities.