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SIAMO VIPAL RUBBER

UNO DEI FABBRICANTI DI GOMMA PIÙ GRANDI DEL MONDO

SIAMO INQUIETI

ABBIAMO ASCOLTATO LA CHIAMATA DELLA STRADA E SIAMO ARRIVATI LONTANO

Attualmente, offriamo anche prodotti per l'industria e la fabbricazione di macchinari per rinnovare pneumatici da carico e agricoli, cercando sempre soluzioni complete con tecnologia propria.

Vipal in Europa e nel mondo è responsabile della fornitura di 90 paesi in tutti i continenti, essendo l'Europa, l'America Latina e gli Stati Uniti i mercati principali. La sede centrale di Vipal Europa si trova a Valencia, Spagna, e dispone di centri di distribuzione in Germania, Regno Unito, Slovenia e la stessa Spagna.

Per soddisfare le esigenze specifiche, che vanno dai requisiti tecnici alle differenze culturali, geografiche e legali, l'impresa investe nello sviluppo di prodotti al fine di migliorare le prestazioni in un'amplia gamma di applicazioni. Inoltre, un team di professionisti situati in localizzazioni strategiche colloca Vipal in una posizione di spicco nel mercato europeo.

STRUTTURA

LA PIÙ MODERNA DEL SEGMENTO

Quattro fabbriche che sommano una struttura fisica di 183 mila m²

Più di 19.000 tonnellate/mese di capacità installata

3.000 collaboratori in tutto il mondo

13 centri di distribuzione e assistenza in più di 90 paesi

STRUTTURA

UNITÀ

Fabbrica I

a Nova Prata/RS - Brasile

Fabbrica II

a Nova Prata/RS - Brasile

Fabbrica

a Feira de Santana/BA - Brasile 

Fabbrica

a Pérez/Santa Fe – Argentina

Sede amministrativa

 a Porto Alegre/RS - Brasile

Centro Ricerca e tecnologia

a Nova Prata/RS - Brasile

Università aziendale Univipa

l a Nova Prata/RS - Brasile

Centro Tecnico Vipal

a Nova Prata/RS - Brasile

Laboratorio Vipaltec

a Nova Prata/RS - Brasile 

STRUTTURA

DOVE SIAMO

Per completare la struttura, oltre ai centri di distribuzione e assistenza in tutti i continenti, Vipal Rubber dispone di un team commerciale e tecnico locale, offrendo un sostegno adeguato e le migliori soluzioni in ogni luogo in cui è presente 

STORIA

Siamo tradizione

Siamo in viaggio da oltre 45 anni, portando sul mercato le soluzioni più complete.

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1960

Where it all began

Before creating Vipal Rubber, Vicencio Paludo started out as a partner in a gas station. Through daily contact with those who live on the road, he began to envision a new path to forge in the rubber market.

1964

OPPORTUNITY SPOTTING

The disposal of tyres in good condition cought Vicencio's attention, becoming an opportunity in the hands of the company's founder: three tyre retreading machines were purchased to breathe new life into used tyres. Vipal Rubber's seed was planted.


1970

THE FIRST PRODUCTS

At the time, tyre repair products were difficult to access, as they had to be imported. Bringing good experience from the field, Vicencio knew what nedded to be done to ensure a quality repair. He began producing them and gradually, the excellence of the repairs gained prominence in the region.


1973

FACTORY NUMBER 1

The first Brazilian factory to make chemical-cure repairs for tyres and inner tubes is established in Nova Prata (RS).

1986

Hot cure retreading

Launch of the camelback line marks a new relationship between Vipal Rubber and partners living on the road. Vipal began the manufacture of tyre retreading products using the hot cure method.

1987

TECHNICAL TRAINING

Opening of the Vipal Technical Center (CTV) is a crucial step in the growth of Vipal Rubber. The school starts with the goal of training skilled labor for the tyre retreading industry.

1988

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

In order to minimize the environmental impacts of the manufacturing activities, the Environmental Management System is deployed - a sustainability program that is now in place all across Vipal Rubber.

1991

COLD CURE RETREADING

Launching of the precured tread line, cushion gum and envelope. It marks a new moment for the company. It is the beginning of the manufacturing for the precured retreading method. Vipal becomes the only company to offer a complete line of tyre retreading and repairing products.

1995

CERTIFICATION AND QUALITY

Vipal Rubber becomes the first company in the tyre and tube retread industry to achieve the ISO 9002 certification.

1998

Factory number 2

Vipal opens its second manufacturing site in Nova Prata/RS, Brazil, significantly expanding its production capacity.

1999

EXCLUSIVE DESIGNS

The first precured treads with proprietary designs are launched, conceived to ensure the best performance from every type of tyre.

2002

MULTIBRAND MARKET ENTRY

The acquisition of Ruzi, a well-known name in the retread market, leverages the development of precured treads and other products.


2003

QUALITY CERTIFICATION

Acquisition of another quality certification: INMETRO/IFBQ. 

2005

APPROACHING THE AGRICULTURAL MARKET

Vipal selects a group of retreaders and creates the Agribusiness Project, which brings Vipal even closer to agribusiness. In addition to high quality products for agricultural tyre retread, it began offering technical support to the retreader and customers through a highly qualified team that closely monitors tyre performance.

2006

INVESTMENT IN TECHNOLOGY

Opening of Vipaltec. A company that counts on a high technology laboratory for research & development, testing new and retreaded tyres.

2009

ECO TREADS LAUNCHING

Launch of Vipal’s green product line. The Eco Treads ensure up to 10% fuel savings, reducing environmental impact and lowering fleet costs.

2016

RETREADING EQUIPMENT PRODUCTION

Launch of the VR01 Smart Uno and Duo tyre buffers marks the company’s entrance in the manufacture of machines and equipment for tyre retread.

2017

QUALITY

Achievement of ISO 9001:2015 certification.

2018

RETREADING EQUIPMENT PRODUCTION

Vipal Rubber expands its machinery portfolio entering the agricultural OTR segment with the orbitread VOT2200 Heavy Duty and launching its first extruder, the orbicushion VOC760 machine.

2020

OPENING OF THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL FACTORY

Vipal Rubber opens its fourth factory in Perez, Argentina, aiming to serve the global tyre retreading market more effeciently.

CONOSCI

BUSINESS UNIT

Ci occupiamo delle sfide più varie nei mercati che hanno la gomma come materia prima.

Prodotti per il rinnovo di pneumatici

Prodotti per la riparazione di pneumatici

Prodotti per l'industria

Sviluppo di macchine

RESPONSABILITÀ AZIENDALE

Vipal Rubber tiene ha come principio agire in maniera etica e in armonia con la società e l'ambiente, valorizzando la collaborazione di coloro che condividono la nostra fede e i nostri valori-