The History of RAM EUROPE
A review of the entire history from 1952 to today, in the largest Machinery Industry in Greece.
Andreas Rentzos graduates from the night school of Merchant Marine Engineers "PROMITHEUS". Andreas Renzos founds a personal company of the same name based in Orchomenos, Boeotia.
1951 - 1959
The company deals with construction - repairs of diesel engines.
1960 - 1975
The company is engaged in the production of special agricultural machinery. Initially, it produces centrifugal irrigation systems and in 1962 it continues with the tsifari. In 1963, the manufacture of spraying machines, spray pumps and artificial rain pumps begins. The next stop is 1972, when the company starts producing pneumatic grain conveyors.
1978 - 1979
The company manufactures the RAM 110 Columbia Απορροφητήρας Cereals.
1980 - 1987
In 1981 RAM EUROPE built stem cutters-destroyers and patents the automatic lubrication system of the cotton pickers with hydraulic drive (patent no. 72065/8.8.83). We point out that in the period 1951-1989, the company acquired 16 patents.
It is established RAM EUROPE, which co-product with the Italian company HYMACH, starts the manufacture of hydraulic mowing arms. In 1990 in co-production with the Italian company EUROMACHthe RAM EUROPE manufactures reforestation excavators.
In the same year, the company becomes an official supplier of OTE. (Telecommunications Organization of Greece) with various contracts and supplies the organization with multi-purpose vehicles, cable laying equipment, optical fibers, mini excavator (co-production with AGRIPROGRAM of Italy), basket trucks (co-production with COMET of Italy) and others.
First pilot production of prototype type shore cleaning machine RAM 100 S.For the first time in Greece, a coastal cleaning-upgrading and public awareness program is being implemented that lasts for the three years 1991-1993
The 1st pilot coastal cleaning program, under his auspices ΥΠΕΧΩΔΕ on the coast of Eastern Attica, 50 km long, is performed by RAM EUROPE while the information and awareness of the public is done by the ΜΕΣΟΓΕΙΟΣ S.O.S. and the Ecological Recycling Company.
In the context of ΠΑΒΕΤ 1996, her research proposal was funded RAM EUROPE which concerned theConstruction of Multi-Purpose Coastal Cleaning MachineThe pilot production that followed involved 15 pieces of the coastal cleaning machine Beach Star και 15 του Roto Beach.
1996 - 1999
11 international tenders involving mechanical equipment for coastal cleaning and upgrading were held. The supplies were made within the framework of the Second Community Framework and through the Cleaning Program of Coastal Areas of Tourist Interest and Busy Swimming Beaches. In total, the contracts concerned 160 machines which were delivered to 11 Greek Prefectures.
In March 1999, the Ministry of the Interior, Public Administration and Decentralization announced an international tender in which 5 Greek and European companies participated. The procurement involved 534 multi-purpose vehicles and accessories and the contract amount reached 5,757,000,000 dirhams. The contract was awarded in RAM EUROPE.
Meeting of the President and General Manager of our company with the Minister of the Interior Mr. A. Papadopoulos, the Deputy Minister of the Interior Mr. G. Floridis and their colleagues during the visit to our facilities in Orchomenos in the context of the delivery of 534 AMBIENTE vehicles and accessories of the "Kapodistrias" Program.
During the signing of the contract with
Deputy Minister of the Interior, Mr. L. Papadima.
The RAM EUROPE signs a contract with the Region of Andalusia in Spain for 15 Coastal Cleaning Machines, type Roto Beach to towns of: Isla Cristina, Punta Umbria, Sanlucar de Barrameda, Chipiona, Rota, Puerto Santa Maria, Tarifa, Velez-Malaga, Torremolinos, Marbella, Barbate, Pulpi, Mojacar, Almeria.
The RAM EUROPE expands to the international market and establishes the RAM EUROPE ESPANA based in Zaragoza. The company started operating in February 2001.
In December 2001, the RAM EUROPE signs a contract with the Italian company FOREDIL MACCHINE S.r.l., which makes our company the exclusive agent of the multi-purpose vehicle ΑΜΒΙΕΝΤΕ worldwide, except Italy.
In December 2001, the company is founded RPM in collaboration with the Italian company FOREDIL MACCHINE S.r.l. and for the purpose of promoting the multi-purpose vehicle ΑΜΒΙΕΝΤΕ and coastal cleaning machinery in Italy.
RAM EUROPE continues to expand in the international market and establishes in January 2002 RAM EUROPE ROMANIA based in Bucharest.
The General Manager of our company with the President of the Hellenic Republic, Mr. Stephanopoulos and the President of the Republic of Romania, Mr. Iliescu.
The subsidiary RAM ITALIA was established in 2005 by RAM EUROPE and with it, for 2.6 million euros, it acquired two Italian companies FOREDIL MACCHINE s.r.l and PACAGNELLA s.r.l. With this move, RAM EUROPE aims to strengthen its presence in profitable segments of the environmental market such as AMBIENTE multi-purpose municipal vehicles and small loaders.
The company expands and buys its 50,874m factory facilities from the canning industry KOPAIS ABEE. With this investment, RAM EUROPE increases its total area to 93,874 m of land, of which 26,700 m are building facilities.
In 2007, RAM EUROPE successfully operated in Ancient Olympia with the special firefighting vehicle JUMBO TRACK MULTI developed by itself in collaboration with a German company. The company thus enters the fire fighting sector.
In 2008, winning an international competition, the company supplies Beijing International Airport with the first 2 special AMBIENTE SNOWCUTTER snow removal machines.
In 2008 RAM EUROPE operates successfully in the forest of Strofilia, in the Peloponnese and in 2009 in Northeast Attica with the special firefighting vehicle JUMBO TRACK MULTI.
In 2019, it signs a contract with SALIA sal for the purpose of exporting its products and services to Lebanon.