EXCELLENCE IN YOUR HANDS Working together means winning together NIRA has been operating for more than 50 years to guarantee to its customers the EXCELLENCE in all ways, from the first contact to the supply of rubber items according to requested specifications. The product range is wide and from time to time widens even more to meet different customers’ requirements. If an item in rubber alone is not sufficient, NIRA also proposes multi-component solutions manufactured by means of co-moulding or assembly with metals and thermoplastic materials. NIRA is one of the market leaders in Europe; it manufactures and distributes products, which have many applications in sectors like automotive, power tools, home appliances, HVAC, hydraulics, building, industrial, pneumatics, off-road vehicles, and earth-moving machinery. Our excellence is recognised by our customers, who reward us with their trust and their loyalty. NIRA has recently won an award reserved for the most solid, dynamic and reliable Italian companies on the national market. Our history 1967 Foundation of the family-run company NIRA in Sarnico (BG) 1983 NIRA acquires the legal recognition and the headquarter moves to Villongo (BG) to a larger site with more possibilities of expansion 1998 Awarded quality system certification according to the norm QS 9000 2002 Acquisition of 2 companies based in Germany, later incorporated in the actual NIRA GmbH 2003 Handing over of the operative delegations to the second generation 2004 Certification of the quality assurance system according to the norms ISO 9001 and ISO TS16949 2005 Acquisition of the company Kolb, later incorporated in NIRA GmbH 2006 Acquisition of the company Tauber-Gummi, then incorporated in NIRA GmbH 2011 Acquisition of an under German law company named ETZEL KSV GmbH, specialized in the production of plastic and technical thermoplastic items. The company is currently named NIRA KSV GmbH 2016 Expansion of the headquarters in Villongo; Lean reorganization of the company layout; building of an automatic warehouse 2018 Transition from the quality system ISO TF to IATF 16949 2019 Start of the procedure for acquiring the environmental certification ISO 14001 Our group 300 employees NIRA S.p.A.NIRA GmbHNIRA KSV GmbH 41.000 sqm total area NIRA S.p.A.NIRA GmbHNIRA KSV GmbH 22.000 sqm covered area N.I.R.A. SPAN.I.R.A. GmbHN.I.R.A. KSV GmbH NIRA SpA is the group headquarters with administrative offices and manufacturing plant in the province of Bergamo. The Italian operative headquarters is made up of executive offices and production units, where items made of vulcanized elastomer are manufactured; these items are distributed in the whole world with the support of the subsidiary NIRA GmbH. NIRA KSV, the last-born of the group, with its headquarters in Mühlacker, a small town north-east of Stuttgart, specializes in the manufacture of plastic and thermoplastic items for customers in all five continents.