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    26 February 2020

    TOP TEN TIPS FOR WORKING WITH COMPRESSED AIR

    When it comes to ensuring a new air compressor installation is as effective as possible, it is essential to seek the advice of a compressed air specialist. Here are our top ten tips to make your compressed air system more efficient, more cost-effective and as safe as possible.

    11 February 2020

    CONQUERING BULGARIA

    Eastern European countries are becoming increasingly ambitious regarding environmental protection. Mattei organised an Open Day at LD GmbH in Sofia, Bulgaria to present its energy-saving solutions in response to the numerous requests coming from this growing market.

    24 January 2020

    MATTEI CALENDAR 2020: 12 MONTHS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

    “Think Green. Watch, Reflect, Act” is the title and theme of the 2020 Mattei calendar. Using strong wording and imagery, our aim is to encourage you to reflect on the state of our planet, and to act to help save it.

    13 January 2020

    MADE IN ITALY COMPANIES JOIN FORCES IN CHINA

    “We export the excellence of Made in Italy and promote energy-saving that is beneficial for both companies and the environment”. Last October, Mattei Group, in collaboration with Friulair and Aignep, organised a well-attended event in Suzhou to promote the quality of their Italian products.

    13 December 2019

    LAYING DOWN THE CHALLENGE TO GERMAN COMPRESSORS

    A face-to-face interview with Michael Clarkson, Commercial Director of Mattei Kompressoren GmbH since April 2018, conducted at the Waiblingen subsidiary, close to Stuttgart. In this interview he describes his vision for the German market, and the opportunities he sees for Mattei rotary vane compressors, when competing against screw compressors that have traditionally been very strong in Germany.

    16 September 2019

    ELECTRIC CARS: IN ITALY THE MARKET IS STILL STUTTERING

    The Italian electric car market is growing, but in line with forecasts, a significant jump will only happen once flanked by political incentives to purchase, and a network of more efficient charging stations. There are however still some signs of vitality when taking a closer look at the data.

    12 September 2019

    NO WORRIES WITH MYCARE 6

    Thanks to the innovative extended warranty programme, for six years Mattei will take care of the compressor servicing and maintenance. The plan is free and offers many operational advantages to those who buy a compressor. Joining is easy; just sign a scheduled maintenance contract, that above all else, ensures an efficiently-working plant. No worries, no downtime, original spare parts and certified professional technicians, in addition to always keeping costs under control.

    12 September 2019

    WE ARE SOCIAL

    From Facebook to Instagram, LinkedIn to Twitter, and not forgetting YouTube; Mattei Group has a presence on all the main social networks with the latest news about products, and their success stories from industry as well as life within the company. The goal is to create an instantaneous communication channel with customers and expand the “community” of fans of the Mattei brand around the world.

    9 September 2019

    MATTEI AND THE CHALLENGE OF INDUSTRY 4.0

    The fourth industrial revolution has also begun in Italy, the second largest manufacturing nation in Europe. Amongst the landscape of small and medium-sized businesses Mattei is addressing this concept, which will lead to a totally automated and interconnected production process. Here we look at the first changes taking place in a company always looking ahead to the future.

    8 April 2019

    A RHINOCEROS, A DOG & A CAT

    In this article we take a look at Mattei, seen through the eyes of those who have worked here for a long time and of those who have just joined the company.

    18 March 2019

    MATTEI LOOKS TO THE FUTURE, BEYOND THE CENTENARY

    For Giulio & Silvia Contaldi the centenary of Mattei offers a special occasion to underline the powerful superiority of rotary vane technology. The expertise in the design and production of high-efficiency compressors, even in “green” applications, today makes Mattei compressors the best on the market in terms of flexibility and eco-sustainability, with significant returns on investment.

    14 March 2019

    THE INTUITION OF A PIONEERING ENTREPRENEUR

    In 1919, after the Great War, when faced with the choice of accepting a job as a Civil Engineer in Sondrio, or embarking on an entrepreneurial adventure, the young engineer Enea Mattei had no doubts about choosing the second path. And from there began the centennial story of Mattei, the company that has made history in the compressed air industry with its exclusive rotary vane technology.

    11 March 2019

    GIULIO CONTALDI, THE MAN WHO BELIEVED IN A DREAM

    From the heartfelt story of Carla Luisa Lucca Contaldi, a picture emerges of her husband, Giulio Contaldi, who in the 1960s took over the lead of the company created by Ing. Enea Mattei. As tribute to the man who firmly believed in this industrial company, he recognised the potential of rotary vane technology and started the international expansion, which leaves his children, Giulio and Silvia, with a leading global group in the compressed air market.

    4 March 2019

    SOLID FOUNDATIONS FOR AN EVEN GREENER FUTURE

    Angelo Capra and Eugenio Cereda are the historical memory of Mattei: from their stories of the evolution of the machines that have made the company’s history, to those of the “glorious past” we can see what has allowed Mattei to become the international group of today that exports compressors all over the world.

    14 January 2019

    DISCOVER MATTEI COMPRESSORS IN ACTION

    To better present rotary vane technology to the markets of Russia and western CIS countries, Mattei has successfully introduced a new format of relationship marketing. Thanks to direct contact between distributors and end users, getting across the technical details and the advantages of Mattei compressors has become even more effective.

    7 January 2019

    HOW TO MASTER MAINTENANCE

    How important is the maintenance of a compressed air system? And what are the benefits of an efficient plant?

    7 January 2019

    ALWAYS IMPROVING, FOR OUR CLIENTS AND FOR OUR PLANET

    Getting clients into shape to operate efficiently, as well as economically and environmentally, is one of the primary objectives of Mattei

    19 October 2018

    MATTEI LAUNCHES IMPROVABLE PERFORMANCE

    Mattei has announced its ImPROVable Performance initiative, based on test results from Intertek. Intertek is the independent test certification laboratory used by The Compressed Air and Gas Institute (CAGI) for the CAGI Verification Program.

    18 October 2018

    SUCCESSFUL COMPRESSED AIR SOLUTIONS

    Compressed air is a widely used and important source of energy in a multitude of industries. Its use involves a huge amount of energy costs and it is for this reason that it is necessary to monitor and analyse your compressed air systems’ performance.

    17 October 2018

    HOW TO IMPROVE THE EFFICIENCY OF YOUR COMPRESSED AIR PLANT

    Many players in the industrial sector know energy efficiency represents a tremendous opportunity to generate both cost- and energy savings and that it is necessary to carry out a thorough efficiency analysis to fully understand the extent of the investment to be made.

    11 October 2018

    ENERGY EFFICIENCY

    How can compressed air affect electric energy consumption?

    12 September 2018

    EFFICIENT AND CUTTING EDGE, LIKE SWITZERLAND

    Switzerland is exemplary in many ways. Especially when it comes to the environment it is renowned for its forward-thinking and pro-activity, as shown by the incentives available for industry whom are committed to consuming less energy, reducing carbon-dioxide emissions and therefore, pollution. Mattei compressors also make a significant contribution to this cause.

    7 September 2018

    MATTEI OUT TO CONQUER RUSSIA

    A vast country, where there are still many growth possibilities for Mattei. Currently the distributors are in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States to the west. Yet there remains a great potential to be explored for rotary vane technology.

    12 June 2018

    CONTINUOUS TRAINING AT MATTEI: THE STRENGTH OF SYNERGY

    “Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success”. This phrase by Henry Ford is the essence of the Mattei professional training programme. It is a valuable tool to help face the challenges of an increasingly competitive marketplace, in an area which Mattei really believes in: training and development of staff, in fact it’s a key factor in the success of the company.

    12 December 2017

    MATTEI CALENDAR 2018

    Mattei is pleased to present you its calendar 2018, realisede in 3 different formats: desk calendar, wall calendar and half-yearly planner, together with the Rotary Vane Technology card. Download the calendar and discover the Mattei applications video.

    18 September 2017

    MATTEI AIR IN PORTUGAL

    Almost 30 years of collaboration and more than 2,000 compressors installed throughout Portugal: this is the result of the fruitful partnership between Mattei and its local distributor, Rubete Equipamentos Industrias SA. Very diverse industrial sectors have been penetrated; from manufacturing to automotive, and from textiles to the production of foundry moulds.

    15 December 2016

    ANIMA EXPORT PRIZE

    "The export of mechanical tricolor still manages to grow, thus advancing beyond the pre-crisis levels. In the first half of 2016 this progress reached the 0.8%, with a forecast estimated by Anima [...] that sees foreign sales reach 28.3 billion share for the whole year".

    20 October 2016

    NEW BLADE 15-18-22

    Discover all the advantages of our new series of Blade 15-18-22 compressors by watching the video that we have prepared for you!

    5 August 2016

    MATTEI AT INNOTRANS 2016

    This year, Mattei will attend the InnoTrans Biennial Fair to be held on September 20th to the 23rd at the Berlin Exhibition Grounds in Berlin. You'll be able to Join Mattei at Stand 404 in Hall 1.2. The theme remains passenger and freight transit technology, for which Mattei products are highly specialized. Mattei compressors are ideal for automotive applications, thanks to the rotary vane technology utilized in every compressor.

    28 July 2016

    MATTEI HITS THE TRACK WITH SUPERSTOCK 1000 AND NASCAR

    Mattei has had the opportunity to sponsor sport bike riders and NASCAR drivers in races across the world. Most recently, we’ve backed Rob Hartog – the Dutch champion and Superstock 1000 rider of Team Hartog-Jenik-Against Cancer – as well as Cameron Hayley – the NASCAR modified production pickup truck driver of ThorSports Racing.

    5 July 2016

    THE ENERGY AND FINANCIAL ADVANTAGES OF ROTARY VANE COMPRESSORS

    Ing. Enea Mattei S.p.A. has led the air compression industry for nearly a century. Thanks to our advancements in rotary vane technology, Mattei’s compressors deliver higher levels of efficiency to diverse industrial applications.

    19 May 2016

    BENEFITS OF ROTARY VANE COMPRESSORS

    Professionals in diverse industries rely on compressed air to support many of their day-to-day operations. Compressors are frequently utilized due to their abundant benefits. These high-performance machines provide a constant supply of air that is safe, clean, and energy efficient. Though most compressors offer similar benefits, these products are not always equal.

    12 May 2016

    IN MATTEI YOUR COMPRESSOR IS “CUSTOMISED”

    When market competition starts to heat up, as in the case of compressors, the ability to offer solutions that are customised to suit the specific uses and demands often turns into a winning factor that can really make a difference.

    2 May 2016

    REFEEL: A PARTNER FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY

    The awareness concerning energy saving and reduction of consumptions that characterises Mattei compressors is also reflected in the choices made by the company for its own plant facilities.

    10 February 2016

    COMPRESSOR SHOWCASE: MAXIMA SERIES

    Longevity, efficiency and silent operation—with superior performance.

    14 December 2015

    ING. ENEA MATTEI SPA INCORPORATES MTA

    As of November 1st, Ing. Enea Mattei has now incorporated its own in-house replacement parts sales service and repair workshop formerly managed by MTA S.p.A., an enterprise located in Verdello in the province of Bergamo, which was already part of the Mattei Group.

    14 December 2015

    COMPRESSED AIR AND ENERGY SAVINGS: AN OPPORTUNITY FOR THE FUTURE

    Interesting scenarios if the energy savings and reduction in CO2 emissions achieved in the compressed air sector were to have access to the respective trading markets.

    13 July 2015

    MATTEI INTELLIGENT ENERGY MANAGEMENT

    An innovative and accurate analysis method for consumptions of the compressed air production system that provides an advanced network diagnostics.

    10 July 2015

    COMPRESSED AIR IN THE VEHICLE SECTOR: AN ONGOING CHALLENGE

    For compressor manufacturers, compressed air supplied in the vehicle sector is an ongoing challenge, based on maximum customisation. There are, in fact, many critical elements which must be faced.

    10 May 2015

    VISIT MATTEI AT COMVAC 2015

    No one can argue the importance of compressed air in today’s industrial marketplace.

    24 November 2014

    MATTEI PARTNERS

    Good Reasons to Become a Mattei Partner

    10 November 2014

    TECHNOLOGY AND EFFICIENCY

    The benefit of an investment that pays back for itself over time.