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Centauro... since 1946

Foundry Division

Already in 1946, Centauro SpA was the first in Italy to produce Band Saws with steel base.
The Centauro brand immediately became the undoubted product quality and for the wide range of models proposed in steel and cast iron , spreads widely on the national market and subsequently internationally. Since 1970 Centauro production has been enriched with a new series of lathes both in manual version and with hydraulic copier. Technological innovation then led to the further introduction of electronic and numerical control lathes. Starting from 1990, new lines of machines, such as Trimming Saws, Numerical Control Cells for shaped cuts, Mortising and Bedaning machines in different versions, expand the Centauro offer to meet the most varied needs of the world market which absorbs about 70% of turnover. Centauro SpA has factories covering an area of ​​25,000 square meters. and employs more than 100 employees.

The Foundry Division joins the Woodworking Machinery sector with an annual production capacity of 2,800 tons of cast iron castings which, in addition to fully meeting the company’s needs, is 80% destined for third party customers. The Foundry Division specializes in production of gray and spheroidal cast iron castings , in small-medium and large series, from a unit weight of a few tens of grams up to 7-8 tons. We collaborate with companies in various sectors including manufacturers of: pumps, valves, compressors, reducers, motors, actuators, machine tools, woodworking machines, metalworking machines, textile machines, agricultural machines, automatic machines, machines and systems in general , prototypes, special pieces.