The Spanish Railway Association has a new partner: Goratu Máquinas Herramienta S.A. Mafex incorporates one of the most outstanding companies in the development of horizontal and multiprocessal lathes.
Goratu Máquinas Herramienta S.A. has joined Mafex. The company, under the well-known brand Geminis, develops specialized lathes for machining axles, wheels and their assembly provided with the latest advances.
According to the Managing Director of Goratu, Ainhoa Rementeria, the union with Mafex is a strategic step that responds to the specialization and the firm commitment in the railway sector. Formed by a qualified team of experts and with 60 years of proven experience, the company offers customized solutions for highly specialized technologies. Its full range of railway products and work processes are backed by the highest quality management and continuous improvement (ISO 9001) and environmental (ISO 14001) certifications. It also includes the guidelines in terms of machine eco-design (ISO 14006): design, manufacture, distribution, use, maintenance and end of life cycle / recycling.
The commitment to innovation is one of the features that have marked its long history. In order to permanently search for options and alternatives, they have their own R & D & I department and allocate more than 7% of their turnover to research and development. In addition, they actively participate in four European, national and regional programs for the design and manufacture of more efficient and safer machines.
Goratu has a clear vocation to export. At present, 90% of the business is directed to the foreign market. It has its own subsidiaries in Italy, China, India and Russia, as well as a wide commercial network