1958
Foundation of ForjaFrio
1970
Development of the cold forging process
1980
Manufacturing of the first Piston Pin for Diesel engines (cold formed).
1987
Start of Bearing Races (formed)
1993
Becomes market leader of Piston Pins in South America, supplying all the piston manufacturers in the region.
1994
Concentration on the Core Business: Piston Pins and Bearing Races.
1995
Start supplies of machined Bearing Races and fully finished (heat treated and ground) Piston Pins
1998
ISO 9002 certification (ABS)
1999
Start of direct exports to the United States and to Europe
2001
QS9000 certification
2002
Investment in a line of Heat Treatment and Bearing Race Grinding
2003
Investment in a line of Heat Treatment and Universal Race Grinding
Investment in the Hatebur forging machine
2005
TS certification.
Investment in new plant measuring 4,000 m2 (planned)
  Pins
  .
  Plant 1
  .
  Plant 2
  .
  TC
  .