Put all you are into the smallest thing you do.

Fernando Pessoa

Innovative solutions through continuous learning allied to “out of the box “ thinking
or if needed “Inside the box”, make up a blend of expertise built on years of experience, attention to detail,
fast responses and result in value adding solutions that meet our customer’s expectations.
We embrace SIROCO as a family that commits itself to you through its values.
Our goal is to create a long term relationship, supporting our customers in their growth,
while we lead a social and environmental conscious business.

Kathy Fehst, CEO

since 1988…

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1988

Siroco foundation

Co-founder American Foundation of Development

1990

Production start:
Being subcontracted for crimping tools and spare parts

1993

Starting of export activity to Spain, Morocco and France

1994

Creation of a Competence Center for Mechanic Development,
specifically for wire and harness industry products

1995

Beginning of Automation development at the Competence Center

1996

Launch of SIROCO Crimping Tool

1999

Move to new and bigger facilities

2003

Investment in new machinery:
CNC machines
Wire-EDM machines

 

2005

Separation from co-founder American Foundation of Development

2007

SOLIDWORKS – Software implementation in the mechanical engineering department

2008

20th anniversary

2009

First major project for a special assembly line.
Project cost 1.5 Mio €

2010

SIROCO was acquired by Simplinvest, SGPS, S.A.

2012

Increasing export activities, to markets such as:
Russia; Romania and Tunisia

2014

Investment in new ERP System, new soft- and hardware.
Up-date of all IT infrastructure

 

2015

MBO by current SIROCO administration.
Rebranding and new company image.
New export market: Turkey

2016

First big cooperation project for a special machine for the food industry.
This project consists of a collaboration between Siroco, Gelpeixe and the Centro de Computação Gráfica.

Beginning of export to Mexico

2017

Investment in new machines and quality control equipment.
Improvement works on premises.

Creation of specialized competence centers:
Special machine development and construction
Crimping tools

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Our Team

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Staff
Automation Engineers 15%
Mechanical Engineers 15%
Electricians 5%
Operating Technician 41%
Quality Assurance 3%
Project Manager 5%
Office 9%
Others 7%