The history of Quimitécnica.com begins more than a century ago with industrialization based on pyrite , in Barreiro, by value and will of the great industrial Portuguese – Alfredo da Silva.
In 1991 some scattered and obsolete activities became autonomous of Quimigal, EP (which succeeded the Union Manufacturing company after its nationalization), with the formation of a new legal entity called Quimitécnica.
The Quimitécnica.com we know today is the result from what, with will and ingenuity, was constructed from that entity, after its privatization and sale, in 1993, to the José de Mello group.
The present name – Quimitecnica.com Comércio e Industria Química, SA – was created in 2001 following a daring project of modernization. Since then, the company absorbed the activities of Quicom companies. Lda and EQ Ltd, planned and built three new logistics units: in Aveiras de Cima, Estarreja and Guimarães, expanded the business to Spain, Morocco, Algeria, Egypt, Angola, Mozambique, expanded the scope of action to water treatments, chemical specialty , logistics services, engineering and installations, and admitted, formed and incorporates dozens of young graduates.
Therefore, the Quimitecnica.com is a chemical distribution company with extensive experience working in the Portuguese and Spanish market.
It has four facilities in Portugal: Guimarães, Estarreja, Aveira de Cima and Barreiro and a human team capable and knowledgeable with over 50% of people licensed in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Food Engineering. It merely provides industrial customers, but of all business sectors. Its offer ranges from commodity chemicals, products for treating water and wastewater, the food ingredients, ingredients for feed industries, chemical specialty detergency, disinfection and treatment of surfaces.
Therefore Quimitecnica.com is a company dedicated to the development and marketing of chemicals with applications in several industries. In addition, the company provides technical support and various additional services related to the application and handling of the different products marketed in between as well as industrial water and wastewater treatment facilities.
The company has its Quality Management System certified to ISO 9001/2008.