History

Our history

Since 1957 Megadyne has grown from a small family company  to an International Leader…
A steady growth in 60 years of history, an outstanding goal achieved thanks to employees and customers who, together with owner family, have built year after year a great success story.

  • 1957
  • 1980
  • 1990
  • 2000
  • 2000-2010
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • Origin

    At the end of the 50’s Corrado Tadolini, a man with a lively creativity and intelligence, begins to develop a range of flat rubber drive belts and hence starts his own “corner shop business”. Megadyne is born!
  • Polyurethane's age

    The 80’s are a turning point in the company’s development with the advent of polyurethane materials combined with the natural technical / engineering skills of the Tadolini family. They embraced the new technology and developed the moulded and open ended power transmission belts products.
  • Worldwide expansion

    Megadyne becomes a market leader in the polyurethane belting sector and builds on the success obtained on the Italian market; it starts to develop a network of “sister companies” around Europe which was closely followed by outlets worldwide, from China to Brazil.
  • Transmission system

    A new millennium brings a new chapter in the Megadyne history. The acquisition of a rubber production facility in Spain (ex Pirelli/Dayco) combined with a pulley production plant near Milan. This development allows Megadyne to offer the complete drive package in synchronous belt drives, combined with a highly competent technical, production and sales function dedicated to the customers different and challenging needs.
    The acquisition of Jason Industrial is a key step guaranteeing a solid commercial and productive presence in the Americas.
    Equally important are the establishment of a polyurethane belt manufacturing plant in Qingdao and the acquisition of Ningbo Rubber Factory, giving Megadyne a powerful productive base in Asia.
  • Consolidation

    In order to consolidate its market leading position, Megadyne strengthens its efforts to support a substantial organic growth and to scout the market for more strategic acquisitions that would enhance its offering.
  • Acquisition of Rultrans

    The Megadyne Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Rultrans Transmisyon A.S.
    Market leader in Turkey and recognized internationally as a manufacturer and supplier of a wide range of high quality PVC and polyurethane conveyor belts.
  • Acquisition of BCA - Belt Corporation of America

    In 2014 Megadyne  acquire BCA, one of the most respected and innovative manufacturers of specialty belting in the industry.
  • Acquisition of Sampla Belting

    With manufacturing facilities in Italy, Turkey and in United States wich garantee high production capacity and product quality, acquisition of Sampla Belting get stronger the positionning of Megadyne in conveyor market.
  • Acquisition oh Helicord

    Megadyne come in Indian market by acquisition of Helicord, specialist in Automotive Timing Belts, Poly VBelts (Multi ribbed V Belts) and Raw Edge V Belts in Cogged.
  • Acquisition of SACIF, AVE, MEGABELT and CIMEXSA

    Megadyne acquire SACIF (Italian company specialized in belts and conveyors special reworking) and open up to Israeli market by MEGABELT acquisition. Megadyne expands its range acquiring AVE Group, active in Spain in the production and marketing of metal and plastic chains, and strenghthens its position in the Colombian market by CIMEXSA acquisition.

Core value

A company made of people who invest in development, people who believe in quality, people who work with passion to grant up to date solutions to move Customer's business: this is Megadyne.