Acquisition of FNV

1943 – Creation of FNV – Fábrica Nacional de Vagões

Located in Cruzeiro (Brazil), The state industry created by the brazilian President Getúlio Vargas, at the time, was one of the first national railway industry.

1958 – FNV begins production of wheels and stringers for cars

Diversifying its activities, FNV begins producing wheels and spars for passenger and commercial vehicles.