A construction entrepreneur had the first great intuition back in 1965. His name is Giuseppe Manini: this is the man who created the very first automatic gate handling system, by applying hydraulic technology.
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About us – Our History
The story of FAAC is one based on an intuition, which came to Giuseppe Manini and turned into both a product and a service. It is the story of unwavering progress, fueled by commitment and the courage to innovate.
It is the story of a small town workshop which turned into a business ready to broach new markets, in Italy first, and later the rest of the world.
It is the story of an entrepreneurial dream, which thanks to a strategic, forward-looking vision, to investments aimed at developing new technologies and a firm belief in the human factor, has grown constantly over the years, owing to both organic growth as well as acquisitions. The group today is a leading global player in the field of automation and access control.
Today, with more than half a century of history behind it, FAAC is a successful multinational firm with a strong structure and highly organized management.