GRUPO CUÑADO branch in Peru was present at the Mining Fair PERUMIN – 33rd Mining Convention, one of the most important mining meetings in the world, held in the city of Arequipa from September 8th to 22nd. We were located in the Spanish pavilion, where we received our main clients, such as PPS, Southern Peru, Cerro Verde, FIMA, etc … and presented our main products (Piping, Valves, Heat Exchangers, which included several products of Alfa Laval, …) We want to thank the participation of our partners in this Fair for their collaboration and support.
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GRUPO CUÑADO soccer teams continue to give us great satisfaction! Now, it is the turn for the Women’s soccer team that GRUPO CUÑADO BOLIVIA sponsored, since this weekend they have disputed the National Championship promoted by the Bolivian Ministry of Sports. In this Championship, the first Women´s soccer U-17 that has been held in the country, and which has been personally sponsored by President Evo Morales, have competed Tropic of Cochabamba, Santa Cruz United, City of Warnes, Tarija, Beni and Montero soccer teams. The tournament was attended by the Minister of sports of Bolivia, as well as the Mayor of Warnes. Our team won the amazing final, which was decided by penalties. CONGRATS girls!
Today, we want to congrat our branch in Bilbao, as they have been awarded with an important order from the TSK Electronics and Electricity, S.A. for a thermosolar plant in Kuwait.
GRUPO CUÑADO branch in Gijón has succesfully supplied an important order of Ø1200 and 800 pipe for the transportation of water and gas in the ARCELOR MITTAL Factory in Avilés (Asturias).
Congrats to all the Gijón staff for their great job!
GRUPO CUÑADO collaborates with MOTOSTUDENT UNIZAR, a motorcycling team formed by students of the Engineering and Architecture School (EINA) of the University of Zaragoza, in the 5th Edition of MotoStudent, supplying the necessary material for the structure of the testing bench, which will optimize the performance of the prototype.
The EINA team will participate in the Motostudent International Competition, which is biennially held in the Alcañiz circuit (Aragón), among universities worldwide. This competition evaluates the design of the prototype of a racing motorcycle, which is manufactured from a basic kit that Organization provides, carrying out an industrial Project that shows the technical and economical viability for its series production. MOTOSTUDENT UNIZAR team has always ranked among the best teams of the Petrol category (internal combustion engine).
CUÑADO group will strengthen its relationship with the EINA, which is responsible of the 80% R&D activity in technological field in Aragon, and which unconditionally supports this project, as it gives a high value cross-disciplinary training.
NAVANTIA has awarded the GRUPO CUÑADO branch in Vigo with the supply of the contract for the construction of the two AAOR vessels for the Australian Army. The supply contract includes Stainless Steel pipe and fittings, apart from an important valve package. From Grupo Cuñado headquarters, we want to congratulate all the Vigo staff for their great job!
GRUPO CUÑADO is pleased to announce that BAOSTEEL, manufacturer of Special Steel products, has confirmed us as their QUALIFIED DISTRIBUTOR internationally. This new achievement represents a step forward that improves and completes, our scope of supply to satisfy our customers needs.
GRUPO CUÑADO branch in Chile has participated in the most important event of the year for the oil industry of the Andean country, the 1st Chilean American Petroleum and Energy Congress, which took place in Punta Arenas. Delegations from 13 countries, and more than 500 visitors have gathered in the Congress, including hundreds of managers of some of the most significant petroleum companies and organizations worldwide, as PEMEX, PDVSA, Halliburton….
GRUPO CUÑADO has been awarded by CREDITO y CAUCION in its IV Prizes for Internationalization. This prize acknowledges the exporting effort made by companies and institutions, and encourages us to further develop our international growth.
GRUPO CUÑADO and VAG ARMATUREN have reached an agreement for the exclusive distribution of products of the renowned German manufacturer in Spain and Portugal. Both two strong leading market players at the manufacturing and distribution levels will ensure the range and availability of products and solutions in the water and wastewater areas and also for applications in dams and industry. Customers will benefit from the premium quality of VAG products as well as the enormous capacity of distribution due to GRUPO CUÑADO’s commercial network and the 18 operating warehouses available in Spain and Portugal.
Among the scope of products of VAG we could highlight: EKOplus soft-seated gate valve series, RIKO plunger control valve series, DUOJET trifunctional air valve series, EKN double-eccentric butterfly valves with the possibility of acting as guard valve with the HYSEC hydraulic brake, Howell-Bunger Hollow-Jet discharge valves, penstocks, as well as a wide catalogue of check valves, penstocks, hydrants and accessories as universal couplings for plastic piping or dismantling joints.