Tesmec Group History

History
  • 2015
  • Signed the contract for the acquisition of 100% of the French company Marais Technologies SAS, at the head of an international group leader in rental services and construction of machines for infrastructures in telecommunications, electricity and gas.

  • 2014
  • Strengthening of rail business line through the subsidiary Tesmec USA.

    Establishment of Tesmec New Technology (Beijing) Ltd in China.

  • 2012-13
  • Expansion of services to improve efficiency and management of existing networks by signing an investment agreement in Bertel S.p.A. Investments in Start-ups operating in the diagnostic and maintenance of catenaries, and leasing of the engineering and production departments of AMC2 S.r.l

  • 2011
  • Joint venture in Qatar and establishment of Tesmec Peninsula LLC. Tesmec SA (Pty) LTD saw first light in August in South Africa.


    Cooperation agreement with the Russian company OAO FSK EES. Establishment of OOO "Tesmec RUS".


    iLight becomes the new Division of Tesmec Service as System Designer & System Integrators in the Power Grids (T&D).

  • 2010
  • Tesmec enters in the Italian Stock Exchange Market (Borsa Italiana's STAR segment).
    New Representative Office in Beijing, China.

  • 2009
  • Establishment of Condux Tesmec Inc., in joint venture at 50%, located in Mankato (Minnesota) for the marketing of stringing system and solutions.
    New business unit of services related to stringing activities and trenchers through Tesmec Service S.p.A.

  • 2008
  • New Representative Office in Moscow, Russia.

  • 2007
  • Entry of 3T Finanziaria S.p.A., which acquires a 40% stake in Tesmec S.p.A. Acquisition of the business units of M.T.S. S.p.A, specialized in precision mechanical works in the manufacturing plant in Sirone (Lecco).

  • 2006
  • New expansion cycle for trenchers and stringing equipment in China, Russia, USA and Middle East.

  • 2000
  • Inauguration of two new manufacturing plants in Grassobbio (Bergamo, Italy), which manufactures stringing equipment and trenchers, and in Alvarado (Dallas - Texas, USA), which manufactures trenchers.
    Merger with Cantamessa S.p.A., company operating in the stringing equipment field, located in Endine Gaiano (Bergamo, Italy) and acquisition of 51% of Gallotti S.p.A. stake (manufacture of multipurpose machines)

  • The '90s
  • Expansion of the range of products and beginning of a new internationalization phase through commercial partnership.
    "CRF - Officina Meccanica di Precisione" changed its name into "Tesmec S.r.l." from the crasis of "TESatura MECcanica".

  • 1984
  • Establishment of Tesmec USA Inc., a company specialized in the field of the design and production of trenchers located in Mansfield (Dallas - Texas, USA).

  • 1960
  • Focus on design and production of machinery and equipment for stringing high voltage electric lines. Acquisition of the Edison patent for the new tension stringing system.

  • 1951
  • Establishment of "CRF - (Officina Meccanica di Precisione) S.p.A." on Annibale Caccia Dominioni and Alfredo Brignoli initiative.