The company was established in 1976. 1977: third-party small calibre turning activity commences.
The new premises were inaugurated in Potenza Picena (MC) in 1981, starting with turning and maintenance of fork-lift trucks.
Thanks to the partnership with leading firms from the drilling industry, the first hydraulic cylinder was produced in 1982.
During these years, new models of special cylinders were launched on the market, with bores of up to 400 mm. 1990: production of drilling components is reinforced, with the aid of the first ever high-tech tools. 1993: start of production of grout injection pumps and at the same time commencement of design of swivel drilling winches to extend the production range.
Moments of passion mixed with happiness leading to the launch of the first prototype of the ``revolving clamp``. 1995: improvement of cylinder production with bolted guides instead of the previous screwed-on ones.
2004: Success with the first participation in Geofluid Piacenza. 2005: in synergy with the sales network, the first grout injection unit is created, combining a mixer and turbo mixer.
2006: Maurizio Sgolastra patents the revolving clamp. 2007: the clamp bench is designed and produced. 2009: the economic crisis is overcome thanks to the implementation of targeted strategies, creating a consolidated sales network and opening up to new opportunities. 2010: the product range is extended with new revolving clamps.
The range of new models includes the design and production of a hydraulic cylinder fitted with a position transducer to facilitate reading of the cylinder stroke.
2015 Company division. From 1st March 2015 all the decision-making power is in the hands of Maurizio Sgolastra who, with his tireless willpower and determination, expands Sgolastra srl investing in both human capital and high-tech machinery.
2016: expansion of specialised personnel, design and production of the casing oscillator with a max diameter of 600mm. 2017: development of new workbenches equipped with 80-830 revolving clamps for the maintenance of down the hole hammers, proving successful all over the world. The progress made doesn’t overlook cylinders, which are enhanced with built-in valves.
2018: The year of investments with the I-4.0 subsidy (Industry 4.0). Purchase of a new ERP, interconnected high-tech machinery. ``Solid bases for the challenges of the future...``
Experience, capability and solutions for the mechanical industry.
We take the utmost care in impeccable design of our products to ensure they are durable, guaranteeing top quality, timely delivery and pre- and after-sales support.
The family-run company appreciates the contribution, opinions and experiences of all the staff. Open and clear communication based on mutual respect and focused on the search for concrete results is what makes the difference in Sgolastra srl.
Sgolastra srl was founded in 1976 thanks to SGOLASTRA MAURIZIO that with commitment and passion goes from small-caliber turning to the realization of the first cylinder. From that moment on, the business specializes, evolves and introduces accessories for drilling.
The wife GIRETTI NAZZARELLA enters in 1989 and constantly supports him. You are firmly dedicated to the accounting area and today lead the company on an administrative level.
Tradition and innovation come together, opening the doors to children. In 2005 he enters ETTORE, current General Manager.
In 2016 it makes its entrance SABRINA, now responsible for trade relations and foreign exports.
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