Under the frame of EIP Group development and internationalization strategy, the new Montemor-o-Novo premises aim to increase its activity of steel structures mass production, either in production and innovation, ensuring the responsiveness and the trust and loyalty of its clients in the various international markets where the Group is present and where it wants to set in the future.

For this challenge, it counted with the financing support resulting from its application to the Programa Operacional de Fatores de Competitividade (COMPETE), with the Support of the European Fund for Regional Development (Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional – FEDER), included in the Quadro de Referência Estratégico Nacional (QREN – 2007-2013).

The awarded incentives will allow E.I.P., S.A. to carry on with the foreseen bold investments and therefore to be equipped with a cutting-edge technology. These new equipments together with new management and manufacturing methods will enable the company to strengthen its engineering capacity, to develop new products and to make its production more flexible.

E.I.P., S.A., in the scope of the new premises investments plan bet also on the strengthening of its export logistic capacity, a main investment for fulfilling the proposed internationalization objectives.

Environment being one of the ongoing concerns and being the Company already certified under the context of the Environment Management System, these granted incentives will permit E.I.P., S.A. to be equipped in order to reduce the impact produced by the manufacturing activity.