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
  • 2018
  • Origin

    In the late 1950’s Corrado Tadolini, a man with a lively creativity and intelligence, began developing a range of flat rubber drive belts and started his own “corner shop business”. Megadyne is born!
  • The Polyurethane Age

    The 1980’s were a turning point in the company’s development with the advent of polyurethane materials and the natural technical and engineering abilities of the Tadolini family. They embraced the new technology and developed moulded and open end power transmission belts.
  • Worldwide Expansion

    Megadyne became a market leader in the polyurethane belting and built upon the success in the Italian market. Beginning with a network of “sister companies” around Europe, followed by worldwide outlets, Megadyne expanded from China to Brazil.
  • Transmission System

    With the new millennium, a new chapter of Megadyne was created with the acquisition of a rubber production facility in Spain (formally Pirelli/Dayco) and a pulley production plant near Milan. This development allowed Megadyne’s technical, production and sales teams to offer complete drive packages for synchronous belt drives solving customers various challenging needs.
    The acquisition of Jason Industrial was a key step guaranteeing a solid commercial and productive presence in the Americas.
    Equally important was the establishment of a polyurethane belt manufacturing plant in Qingdao and the acquisition of Ningbo Rubber Factory, giving Megadyne a powerful production 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 of 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.
  • Acquisitions 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.
  • Ammega

    In 2018, Partners Group, a private equity firm, acquired Megadyne Group.

    In December 2018, Ammeraal Beltech and Megadyne joined under single ownership and leadership to create a true global leader in belting: AMMEGA

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.