Faccin Group, with more than 30,000 units installed around the world and 3 of the most recognized brands in the metal forming industry – FACCIN, BOLDRINI and ROUNDO – is a leader in the design and fabrication of innovative machines for rolling and bending metal sheets and profiles. Its wealth of knowledge and experience, supported by a worldwide network of distributors, two international branches, in USA and Germany, allows the Group to identify trends and needs in the industry and design, produce and supply high quality and cost effective products.

Easy Engineering: What are the main areas of activity of the company?

FACCIN: The Group has its headquarters and production in Visano, province of Brescia, Italy. Using the latest technology in metal fabrication, the company follows the construction of bending machines at every stage, from receipt of the order to design by the in-house engineering department, from construction of electro-welded structures to machining of structures and forged rolls up to assembly, shipping, installation and training.

Thanks to lean manufacturing, the Group designs tailored and energy-efficient product-service systems serving its customers promptly for them to generate long-term benefits from day one.

E.E: What’s the news for 2021 about new products?

FACCIN: Strategically, we will continue implementing new digital tools and sales channels to help our customers interact smoothly with us and quickly and easily obtain information about our products and services.

Since customers find it difficult to visit us, due to current restrictions, then we are taking our factory to them through interactive presentations and virtual visits.

As regards our technical focus, we are working non-stop to develop new products and services that will be ready during the first quarter of 2021. They have been designed in accordance with today’s energy efficiency features, requested by the market.

E.E: What are the ranges of products?

FACCIN: The Faccin Group, with recognized brands internationally such as FACCIN, BOLDRINI and ROUNDO, is one of the world leaders in the design, manufacture and sale of machines for the metal forming industry: plate rolls, section bending rolls, dished headlines for the production of dish ends such as presses, flanging machines and manipulators as well as special machines, including frame benders, hydraulic presses, plate straightening machines and shipbuilding plate rolls.

E.E: At what stage is the market where you are currently active?

FACCIN: The market where the company is active is constantly in expansion as we are able to provide high quality products for the most varied industry applications such pressure vessels, heat exchangers, road and railway tanks and wind towers, just to name a few.

Faccin Group proudly serves a substantial and diversified client base that includes the private and public entities within the metal fabrication industry worldwide.

E.E: What can you tell us about market trends?

FACCIN: Industry 4.0 has become increasingly relevant in the industry and is crucial for any manufacturer wishing to bring high-quality machines, advanced connectivity, analytics and people together to change day-to-day operations for a powerful business outcome.

As a group, we see Industry 4.0 as a way to capitalise on the technology that we already provide. Our machines are Industry 4.0-ready, featuring smart packages that offer, for example, system diagnosis; teleservice; management control; drawing import; rolling and production batch statistics and flexible network solutions. They are designed to help today’s manufacturers face tomorrow’s challenges.

We will see a boost in energy-saving equipment in manufacturing plants.

E.E: What are the most innovative products marketed?

FACCIN: One of the greatest challenges today for fabricators is the difficulty with finding

experienced operators. This is also an obstacle to increasing production. This challenge is driving manufacturers to improve the quality of their metal forming equipment, particularly as regards precision and automation.

The Group offers to its clients innovative CNC-controlled machines designed to provide a fast payback and long-term benefits based on metal forming precision and automation as well as elimination of metal waste, combined with powerful technology that augments the productivity cycle. In addition, our machines are equipped with user-friendly CNCs and are able to obtain one of the highest energy efficiency coefficients.

E.E: What estimations do you have for 2021?

FACCIN: What 2020 has shown is that today’s challenges will force many manufacturers to change their business models and to learn to operate in an uncertain environment while staying competitive and to prepare, not just for recovery, but for exceptional growth.

In 2021, metal forming manufacturers, as in any other sector, will have to keep investing in digital tools to boost interactions with existing and new customers, and to protect their employees by providing the tools to increase remote working. If you want to know more of how Faccin Group can help you with your rolling, bending and metal forming challenges, do not hesitate to contact us at info@faccingroup.com or www.faccingroup.com.

Faccin Group a Personalised Experience

As a Group we ensure each of our customers receive a personalized experience.

Antonella Galuppini is a highly skilled professional that manages East-Europe, CIS and DACH countries. She has been working continuously with the company for the past 22 years and speaks fluently German, English, Russian and Italian.

She has been involved in the most challenging projects and will be able to assist you on identifying the right solution on your next metal forming operation.

If you want to know more of how Faccin Group can help you with your rolling, bending and metal forming challenges, do not hesitate to contact us at info@faccingroup.com or www.faccingroup.com