FOR MORE THAN A CENTURY LEADERS
IN THE ITALIAN STEEL INDUSTRY

1878

Birth of the first company operating in the steel busness under Marcora’s name

1908

1908

Giuseppe Marcora reinforced the corporate activity and started producing cold-drawn and cold-rolled sections.

1931

Supported by his three sons, he expanded the range of products by first installing two furnaces for steel-casting production and, then a small “ pilgrim process “ hot-rolling mill for the production of seamless tubes and the subsequent cold-drawing.

1950

1950

Start-up of a hot-rolling mill for long products.

1995

The company decides to move the old production
site, located in the historical centre of Busto Arsizio, to the current headquarters in Cuggiono. In this way, an important logistic expansion and a total renewal installation are carried out, with the simultaneous decision to deal exclusively with the production of long hot-rolled products.

1999

Metallurgica Marcora for the first time achieves ISO9001 certification, an internationally recognized standard for the creation, implementation and management of a Quality Management System in the company.

2006

Installation of new sliding roughing plant to replace the old trio. The new system, consisting of two shifting cages (one horizontal and one vertical), made the rolling mill even more flexible.

2018

Another important milestone in the quality area: MM becomes UNI EN IATF 16949:2016 certified, a certification that has become a benchmark in the automotive sector, as well as a point of convergence of the schemes already recognized by American and European automakers.

2020

Thanks to continuos investments aimed at improving production aspects, internal organization and customer service, Metallurgica Marcora strengthens the european leadership in the sector of hot rolls, combining new commercial skills and a management of great experience.

2022

Revamping of the bar product evacuation area. Among the main objectives of the investment: increased efficiency of the plant, automation of some manual processes, increased safety for operators in the bar packaging area.

2023

A constant focus on ESG values makes MM to acquire ISO14001 environmental certification, which discloses the requirements for an environmental management system.