IV Mafex open day

Last December 2nd, Mafex organized its IV Mafex Open Day in Barcelona with the aim of publicizing the services of the association to a dozen interested companies.

Representatives of Mafex member companies, Alstom Spain, Colway Ferroviaria and La Forga Lacambra, shared their experience as Mafex members and explained how the association supports its competitive improvement and internationalization. Also, the Director of Mafex, Pedro Fortea, explained in detail the objectives of the association and the services it offers to its more than 70 members.

Mafex has supported the internationalization of railway companies since 2004. For more than a decade, the association has organized about 50 sales offices in over 40 countries in which 430 companies have participated. In addition, Mafex has coordinated the visit to Spain of more than 175 companies and railway agencies from around the world and has made another series of activities whose primary objective is to promote the presence of the Spanish railway industry in international markets.

New additions

The companies COMSA EMTE and NEWTEK SOLIDOS S.L. have recently joined the Association.


COMSA EMTE is the second largest unlisted Spanish group in the sector of infrastructure and engineering. With over a century of experience, it focuses on the areas of infrastructure and engineering, technology services, concessions and renewable energies.

One of the pillars of COMSA EMTE is its progress in international activity. Currently, the company is present in 25 countries, amounting to a turnover of 644 million euros in this area.

COMSA EMTE, which ranks as the Spanish eighth company in the sector, has a turnover of over 1,300 million euros and manages a superior workforce to 8,000 people, being a reference in the railway sector.

Logo Newtek Solidos

NEWTEK SOLIDOS SL is specialized in the manufacture of systems for loading sand on trains, sand pumps, silo reception and sand storage, complete pneumatic conveyors, dust extraction equipment and maintenance.

For more information on both companies, visit their respective websites: www.comsaemte.com and www.newteksolidos.com