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The milestones of our corporate history

Magnetti Building carries every milestone of its long corporate history within itself.

A constant sedimentation that started in April 1874 and which has not yet finished, that has forged the current corporate organisational structure as well as its relentless openness to innovation.

These are the main milestones in its most recent corporate history:

2018

The growth path undertaken by Magnetti Building leading towards the emerging areas of prefabrication continue even today, thanks also to the new generational change of management.

2016

Magnetti Building won the AICAP 2016 prize for excellence, for the creation of the Bahrain pavilion at the EXPO 2015 exhibition for the aesthetics, the meaningfulness of the concept as well as the performance of the work itself.

2015

For EXPO 2015, Magnetti Building worked on three construction sites, it received two awards and produced over 20,000 m2 of developed surface area.

2012

The first Redevelopment and Maintenance projects were developed, dedicated to existing buildings that required structural, anti-seismic and energy adjustments to be made. The Magnetti Building scope of action was extended with the onset of the first European projects.

2010

The first Hotel was delivered; this marked the entry of Magnetti Building into the tertiary sector, with yet a further extension of its product range.

2009

Magnetti Building created the “Città del Libro” (Book City), among the largest European storage and handling hubs dedicated to the publishing sector on the outskirts of Pavia.

2007

Magnetti Building celebrated its first 200 years of business activitites with the publication of a commemorative volume recalling its history.

2001-2004

Magnetti Building collaborates with Giugiaro Architettura with regard to the development of new products with the best design content.

1999-2003

Expansion of the Carvico-based plant.

1996-2000

Newplan and Tecnoplan roofing systems.

1990

With the takeover of Astori Prefabbricati, Larco System, became Larco Astori.

1988

Beginning of the Planar predefined roofing wing element production.

1972

Larco System (Light Aggregate Research Company) started its business activities in the prefabricated construction sector.

1966

Leca Beton, manufacturer of lightweight aggregate concrete masonry was founded.

1964

Magnetti Building took part in the foundation of Laterlite, a manufacturer of Leca (Light Expanded Clay Aggregate).

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