17 avril 2019

MCG presents M Magazine, the company’s new internal publication

The new M Magazine is strong proof that MCG is constantly evolving. This is the company’s new internal publication, created with the main objective of presenting everything that is best done at MCG: big projects, major investments, new technologies, constant evolution of employees, company history and how it presents itself to…

…the world and to the great clients with whom and to whom we work every day.

 

Manuel da Conceição Graça was born on April 17, 1923. M, the company’s new internal magazine, is being launched on the anniversary of the founder of MCG. We wanted to match these two dates because, above…

…all, the life story Manuel da Conceição Graça is a valuable example of entrepreneurship and vision that still inspires us today.

 

With a high priority given to the image and a modern and appealing design, the first edition of M Magazine highlights topics such as the importance of safety in all activities…

…and working moments at MCG, the important projects we are developing for the major car manufacturers and the investments that the company is making in the expansion and modernization of its facilities.

 

In the words of José Graça Medeiros, “the new M Magazine intends to point out the projects that we have…

…already materialized, but more than that, it wants to reinforce the capacity to mobilize and motivate ourselves to face a future that we want to be more prosperous”.

 

The CEO of MCG also takes advantage of the pages of the very first edition of Revista M to leave to all the employees…

…of the company “a thank you for having reached in the last years so many goals and for maintaining the ambition of new conquests”.

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11 avril 2019

MCG guarantees production of heated floors for Alstom Metropolis

MCG transportation will produce 212 heated floors for installation in Alstom Metropolis subway trains purchased by Réseau Express Métropolitain in Montreal, Canada.

 

The project consists of a floor with an integrated heating system developed entirely by MCG in accordance with the experience gained in the development of other…

…heated floors produced for Alstom and other world-renowned manufacturers.

 

With production at the Alstom plant in Bangalore, India, the Metropolis for the Réseau Express Métropolitain is a driverless metropolitan model with a design inspired by the Samuel De Champlain bridge connecting the cities of Montreal and Brossard. The comfort of the passengers…

…is the priority in the design of these carriages, with a strong contribution of the heating system that MCG integrates into these 212 structural floors.

 

The design of the Metropolis is further complemented with large doors, panoramic windows, acoustic insulation, anti-vibration systems and interior spaces that facilitate the movement of passengers.

 

At an…

…accelerated pace of growth, MCG transportation is today one of the leading suppliers of components and systems for interiors of trains with the world’s largest manufacturers in this area of business. Alstom is one of these great world players, with several projects in…

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9 avril 2019

MCG closer to customers and partners with a new office in Germany

Among other important European markets, German territory is a reference market for MCG, in the context in which the company conducts its activities and businesses.

 

In this sense, MCG is represented in Germany since 2018 with a main objective in mind: to maintain close contact with customers and partners based in this…

…central European country.

 

The purpose of this MCG delegation is to promote and attract new customers through a team of commercials that have the advantage of having German as their native language. From Munich, they also represent MCG in the Swiss market and in other nearby countries.

 

The local presence in Germany is…

…decisive for MCG’s global strategy.

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4 avril 2019

MCG at INTECH 2019: Connectivity and Industry 4.0

In its logic of continuous innovation and growth of competencies, MCG seeks to be in the events that most promote evolution in processes, equipment, and people. With that in mind, one of the most recent initiatives was the visit to INTECH 2019, a fair organized by Trumpf at its Ditzingen facilities,…

…in Germany, and dedicated to industrial connectivity and industry 4.0 in general.

 

The main objective of MCG’s presence in this type of events is to have direct contact with the new trends and innovations that characterize today’s industrial environments, in this case with respect to the MCG industry…

…business unit. A perfect opportunity to get to know new technologies and processes, evaluating with the support of specialists their possible future integration in the set of equipment and solutions we can find in the company’s production lines.

 

MCG was represented at INTECH 2019 by Nuno Simões, Maria João Ferreira, Luís Gonçalo…

…and António Nogueira, all linked to the MCG industry business unit, and it was possible to clarify several issues and to request suggestions related to the resolution of technical problems and budgeting processes.

 

The fair was attended by more than 3,000 professionals in the sector and focused on topics such as 2D…

…and 3D laser cutting equipment, advanced punching and bending systems, 3D printing solutions and connectivity services/software in Smart Factory environments.

 

More information on the INTECH 2019 official video and website:

 

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