Calpeda is a company that is committed to study, to develop, to manufacture and to industrialize pumping systems. We want to continue that which was started many years ago by Vinicio Mettifogo, founder and pioneer, we can boast some impressive numbers: 250 employees and 30.000 square meters in our headquarters in Montorso Vicentino (Vicenza); a production of over 2.000 types of pumps with power ranging from 0.5 to 200 kW. We offer to our Customers a big and specific range of pumps for a large variety of uses: domestic applications, industrial fields, groundwater, wastewater and sewage applications, for civil plants, building-service sector, agricultural and irrigation applications, swimming pools and spa baths.
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- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Pumps & Pumping
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
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We have been operating in the electric pump industry for fifty years.
Calpeda is a company that is committed to study, to develop, to manufacture and to industrialize pumping systems. We want to continue that which was started many years ago by Vinicio Mettifogo, founder and pioneer, we can boast some impressive numbers: 250 employees and 30.000 square meters in our headquarters in Montorso Vicentino (Vicenza); a production of over 2.000 types of pumps with power ranging from 0.5 to 200 kW.
We offer to our Customers a big and specific range of pumps for a large variety of uses: domestic applications, industrial fields, groundwater, wastewater and sewage applications, for civil plants, building-service sector, agricultural and irrigation applications, swimming pools and spa baths.
We operate in an increasing number of countries world-wide through our own subsidiary companies and branches and distributors. In Italy we have capillary network of distributors. We are a reality that has evolved over the years, always looking to the future with a spirit that has brought us to being a respected reference point in the great world of water.
We believe in technology, which creates value for both ourselves and for those who choose us. We believe in the vision of those who, like ourselves, have been involved for almost 50 years of research, development and industrialisation of pumping systems. For this reason, we represent a reference point, all around the world, in the water technology.
At Calpeda, everything revolves around the life of those who choose us and of those who work with us. Because water is our element and, through water, we bring to the surface the competence and reliability, the research and the experimentation which every day distinguishes the work carried-out by our team.
Only by doing so, without forgetting that we are actually working in order to improve the quality of life, we can completely satisfy the needs of those who turn to us.
Give shape to innovation
- Producing technology implies anticipating new solutions, foreseeing new uses and discovering alternative applications and materials.
- We have always sought to be innovative, interpreting and defining it into new dimensions and new functions.
- Each day we think of what we can do in order to improve our products by experimenting with their size make-up, weight, transportability and resilience.
- Each single product undergoes full production testing, to verify the quality standard of each item. Spare parts are still available for Calpeda pumps, even those out of production or supplied over forty years ago.
Technology and quality
- An advanced turbomachinery research and development centre, in collaboration with leading Italian universities and other international research centres, guarantees that Calpeda’s products always encompass the latest technological advances, saving energy and safeguarding the environment.
- The investment in material and human resources throughout research and production makes Calpeda the leader for quality, reliability and efficiency across the world.
- Calpeda's quality is a part of our tradition, emanating from all our company departments, which has resulted in product continuity, service and technical assistance, and fast delivery, all providing any application request with maximum satisfaction for the customer.
- Calpeda group is an industrial group that operates in the electric pump industry, in metal materials industry and in spa baths and showers industry.
- Calpeda products are manufactured making provision of fused metal materials produced by the group’s foundries: Fonderia Zardo, with headquarters in Bolzano Vicentino, certificated ISO9001, IGQ, TUV and DNV, specialized in cast iron, and Fonderia Rubini with headquerters in Schio, bronze producer.
- Two companies are specialized in bore hole submersible pumps and motors production: Mettifogo Pompe, certificated ISO9001, designs and realizes bore hole submersible pumps for 4” and 6” wells, Subteck is specialized in the technology applied to bore hole submersible pumps and in special applications.
- Blu Bleu is a company that operates in spa baths and showers industry (headquarters in San Vito al Tagliamento).
- The group IT company, Calpeda Informatica manages and co-ordinates the entire group IT system and SAP operating systems.
- Be a worldwide family corporation
- A taylor made pump for life, delivered in one day
- Move water in the most, sustainable way
- We believe being a family is the right way to approach our worldwide business. When someone choose Calpeda is because of trust and reliability.
- We work daily on our gemba kaizen to reach an extreme level of customization and customer satisfaction. We work on technology development to be at forefront and apply every regulation.
- We study the water flowing path and the birds’ flight as they migrate, in order to understand how the Nature teaches us to save energy.
- FAMILY. Trite but true: focus on people, families, community.
- TRUST. Homemade products and development, only local suppliers.
- SERVICE. Moving fast for a changeable world. Be flexible to meet the customers’ needs.