Manufacturas Hepyc S.A., specialising in the manufacture of machine taps and dies and special tools, founded in Hernani (Basque Country).
A new improvement and modernisation process is begun under new management.
A new 1,200 m2 international logistics facility is inaugurated in Hernai with the aim of improving client service.
New premises are opened in Madrid to provide service to clients in southern Spain.
As a result of all the improvements implemented the company is awarded the ISO 9001: 2000 Quality Certificate by Bureau Veritas.
The Company begins a process of internationalisation in neighbouring markets with sales potential such as France, Portugal, Belgium, etc.
The international expansion continues with the beginning of exports to North Africa.
Manufacturas Hepyc takes over the Catalan threading tool manufacturer Mecánica Fénix and sets up the trademark Hepyc RF Cutting Technologies.
The company undergoes complete reorganisation to locate all logistic processes and head offices in Hernani and technical processes and manufacturing in Badalona (Catalonia).
Hepyc RF is established as a leading cutting tool manufacturer and the Spanish leader in the manufacture of threading tools.
HEPYC RF consolidates its international position with presence in more than 30 countries, exporting more than 25% of its production.