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Aguilar y Salas group obtains the NB certificate and the R stamp for repair and maintenance of equipment manufactured in Brazil

These stamps of The National Board authorize Aguilar y Salas S.A.’s subsidiary in Brazil to repairs and perform transformations in pressure equipment in its premises or in the customer.

Barcelona, November 7, 2016 – Aguilar y Salas S.A, leader in design and construction of static process equipment for the chemical, Oil & Gas, and fertilizers industries, announces that has been awarded with the R certificate of The National Board, which authorizes the company to repair and perform alteration tasks in pressure equipment, already installed or in customer facilities. These functions will apply high and low pressure equipment, such as heat exchangers, reactors, columns or vessels.

"Aguilar y Salas is a company committed to quality, safety and respect to the environment with its equipment, always following the parameters of the international legislation. This new certification allows us to improve our equipment, customizing it to the customer’ needs and maintaining optimum condition for maximum performance ", says Ignasi Serra, Quality Manager of Aguilar y Salas, S.A.

The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors is an association created in 1919 with the aim of promoting safety through the uniformity in the construction, installation, repair, maintenance and examination of pressure equipment. This organization supervises on a global scale the laws and regulations related to pressure equipment.

For Aguilar y Salas S.A. these certificates represent a step forward in the consolidation of the company in the North American and South American markets. The company recently announced the obtention of the U and U2 ASME stamps, certifying that their equipment is designed and manufactured to work with high pressures, fulfilling the international safety regulations. Aguilar y Salas is increasing its presence in the American continent, and the subsidiary’s turnover reached 21 million BRL in 2015, a significant increase compared to 4 million BRL in 2014.

About Aguilar y Salas:
Aguilar y Salas S.A. is a family leading company in the design and construction of equipment in high and medium pressure, manufactured with special materials and alloys. Since 1947, the company has developed its activity in Spain, being their export capacity the key of its success. More than 90 percent of their annual billing is sold worldwide. Recently the company has opened a new production unit in Recife (Brazil) with an investment of more than 22 million Euros.
Nowadays, Aguilar y Salas S.A employs more than 200 people and has a turnover of more than 30 million Euros.

More information: www.aguilarysalas.com

Press Contact:

BlaNZ Marketing y Comunicación, S.L.
Rafaela Almeida - Marketing & PR Manager
Rambla de Catalunya 120 4º 4ª
08008 – Barcelona - (Spain)
T. +34 93 528 57 89 | Fax: +34 93 528 76 13
E-mail: prensa@blanz.es
Web: www.blanz.es

Aguilar y Salas, S.A
Eulàlia Salas - Business Development
Pol. Industrial Pla de Llerona
C/Irlanda, s/n/
08520 - Les Franqueses del Valles, Barcelona (Spain)
Tel. +34 93 861 70 70 | Fax. +34 93 840 04 90
E-mail: press@aguilarysalas.com
Web: www.aguilarysalas.com

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Company Information:
Aguilar y Salas, s.a.
Pol. Industrial Pla de Llerona. c/ Irlanda, s/n.
08520 Les Franqueses del Vallés, Barcelona (Spain)
tel. +34 93 861 70 70
fax: +34 93 840 04 90
email: assa@aguilarysalas.com

Tax code and registration to the commercial register:
Aguilar y Salas, s.a. | S.A. Registro Mercantil Barcelona (Spain), Tomo 991, Libro 486, Folio 49, Hoja 5312, Inscripción 2a | Entidad Jurídica A/08-102410

NIF: A-08/102410