The era of digitalisation and large-scale exportation.


– Development of the first 2D and 3D graphic controllers.


– Beginning of exportation to the USA, Australia, and the Middle East.


– Safety certification for the machinery exported to France and Sweden.


– First steps towards automation: front feeders, sheet metal handling and storage systems.


– New OXISOL factory in Vila Nova de Gaia: oxy-fuel cutting and angle grinding; supplying frames.