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History

Mapa Continente Americano para Vitro

FAMA® born in 1943 as Vitro’s subsidiary for in-house machinery manufacturing, has a proven track record of creating forward and innovative industrial technology.

 

Later we expanded our products and services to the market, providing integral solutions for the glass industry.

 

With over 75 years of experience to stand on, FAMA now looks ahead as it extends into other industries to offer machine manufacturing, equipment and bespoke solutions. This in order to make the most of our capabilities.

 

Timeline

1909

1909

Vitro starts operations.

1943

FAMA® is born as the ‘technological arm’ of Vitro to provide machinery and equipment for the affiliate companies.

1944

The first foundry is built using a cupola furnace.

1946

The first two-section IS machine is produced, with the objective of creating new and more efficient machinery for the glass industry.

1950

Mold and machinery exports begin.

1970

Fabricación de Máquinas S.A. starts international operations.

1980

FAMA® joins the globalization process by becoming an exporting company.

2015

FAMA® expands its products and services globally, offering integral solutions for the glass industry.

2018

With 75 years of experience and the sight set on the future, FAMA® reaches out to other industries in the manufacturing sector.

Over 75 years of experience...