Dec 21, 20221 year ago

FREZITE organises teambuilding

The FREZITE general meeting returned to a face-to-face format and was themed after a cooking show. After a review of the year 2022 and a preview of the challenges for 2023, the team was invited to cook recipes related with the Christmas season. The participants put their hands to work on recipes that stimulated teamwork and the result was delicious, both in taste and look. There was a successful event, full of cooperation and fun.

 Nov 30, 20221 year ago

FEUP/Frezite Award

For the seventh time FREZITE associated itself to FEUP - Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, sponsoring the awarding of the J. F. Silva Gomes/FREZITE Prize, created to distinguish the best master's dissertation in mechanical engineering with a significant experimental component. The award was given at the ceremony of the new masters, held on November 26, to Miguel Silva Pinto Duro for his thesis "Machinability of Maraging steel produced by LPBF based on milling tests".

 Nov 14, 20221 year ago

FREZITE at an Open House

FREZITE was again present at the Lignotec Open House, which took place between the 8 and 12 of November at the premises of the Portuguese official representatives of the SCM manufacturer in Lordelo (Portugal). An initiative focused to national specialists in wood and cork who seek new knowledge and technologies. Download the video here.

 Sep 30, 20221 year ago

Brazil increases capacity and expands facilities

FREZITE Brasil invested in the renovation of its machinery, but also in the expansion of its administrative facilities and common areas. The company invested in an adjoining building to which it transferred its commercial, administrative and common areas. The investment made brings automation and innovation to FREZITE's production process to better meet the needs of the Brazilian market.

 Aug 29, 20221 year ago

FREZITE participates in IWF

In cooperation with its local agent Dinosaw, FREZITE exhibited in the IWF - International Woodworking Fair held in Atlanta, USA. Between 23 and 26 August visitors of North America's largest woodworking technology and design trade show and conference were able to see FREZITE cutting tool solutions. Is another successful partnership.

 Aug 4, 20221 year ago

FREZITE offers ice cream

The action promoted by the company's human resources department was intended to "sweeten" the working day. On 29 July, on a hot day, the FREZITE team was surprised with... an ice cream offer. A "give away" for the commitment of employees, which has returned into excellent results, when the company has just completed 44 years of activity. CONGRATULATIONS!

 Jul 11, 20222 years ago

FREZITE participates in Formóbile

The return of Frezite as an exhibitor in international trade fairs happened with Formóbile - International Furniture and Wood Industry that took place from 5th to 8th July in São Paulo, Brazil. FREZITE's commercial team hosted a well-attended fair after its postponement for a year due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

 Jun 7, 20222 years ago

FREZITE supports participation in F1 in Schools competition

M&M's Motorsport, a team made up of six trainees from CENFIM da Trofa – who participate in the F1 in Schools project – relies on FREZITE's consultancy in terms of tools and materials to be used in the machining of the elements that make up the car. It is an international multidisciplinary competition where teams of 3 to 6 young people compete against each other. The challenge is to design and manufacture a miniature car from the official F1 Model Block, using CAD/CAM design tools according to specific regulations. At the beginning of the month, the team has already guaranteed passage to the national stage and aims to reach the international competition, which will take place during the last F1 Grand Prix, in Abu Dhabi.

 May 19, 20222 years ago

Trainees of Cenfim visit FREZITE

Two groups of trainees of Centro de Formação Profissional Cenfim da Trofa (Portugal) visited FREZITE this month of May. First were the group of CNC Machining and Programming class and, on the following day, the class of Industrial Maintenance. With a policy of open doors for education institutions, the company continues to invest in profitable partnerships with organizations related with technical training.

 Apr 1, 20222 years ago

Dual system brings foreign students to FREZITE

A group of German pupils of dual technical education visited the facilities of FREZITE in Trofa (Portugal). A tour that results from a partnership between CENFIM – (Portuguese Professional Training Centre of Metallurgical and Metalworking Industry) and the SBS-Jena school, in Germany, promoting technical and pedagogical innovation. The visit took place under the Erasmus cooperation project, which involves more than 200 entities in Europe.

 Mar 17, 20222 years ago

FREZITE growing in Central Europe

Investing in a policy of greater sales proximity, FREZITE has been growing in Central European markets, namely in countries like Croatia, Serbia and Slovenia. Note that the Group already exports its products and technology to more than 70 countries, but there is still a lot of world to be coloured in yellow.

 Feb 15, 20222 years ago

Investing in Leadership

A program is being implemented at the FREZITE Group. It started in the second half of last year with the management teams in Portugal and, this month, it is taking place in Brazil. The leadership training program is an initiative that will cover the Group's other management teams - with local trainers - namely in Germany and the Czech Republic. This is FREZITE, committed to training leaders.

 Jan 31, 20222 years ago

FREZITE awards best master's degree

For the sixth time FREZITE has associated with FEUP - Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, sponsoring the J. F. Silva Gomes/FREZITE Award, created to distinguish the best MSc dissertation in mechanical engineering with a significant experimental component. The award ceremony was held on 28th January, prizing a thesis related to the manufacturing of cutting tools.

 Jan 18, 20222 years ago

FREZITE reinforces commitment to technology

As part of its investment plan, FREZITE has bought a wire EDM machine to increase internal capacity in PCD cutting, as well as a multifunction lathe capable of turning and milling. By combining these two operations in a single machine, the aim is to reduce the delivery time of brazed type tools with bore (in carbide and PCD). Investments made to align with the increase that has been achieved in the orders book.