Rossi History and Milestones
For over 70 years, as a leader in design, production and distribution of a full range of gearboxes, gearmotors, motors and inverters we are a flexible and dynamic company, able to satisfy all the requirements of a continuously evolving industrial world, thanks to our innovative solutions.
"Through state-of-the-art technologies and innovative processes, we develop cutting-edge drive solutions for industrial applications."
2010 - 2023
Growth and optimization
The group's brand name is changed from Rossi Motoriduttori to Rossi with a new logo in line with Habasit corporate image.
This two-year period is full of novelties, with the opening of new branches in Benelux, Poland, Turkey, South Africa, Malaysia and Taiwan. The company develops new extra-large planetary, helical and bevel helical gearmotors, in addition to improving its product performance.
Opening of a new branch in Brazil and start-up of a new center for the production of casings for the heavy industry.
This periods marks the innovative leap of Rossi: Launch of Rossi Online Catalog.
OHSAS 18001 certification.
"Rossi rebranding. A new corporate identity with a new pay off identifing a dinamic company that has made of change a strategic driver for the growth.
Launch of iFit, the new line of gearmotors, and dDrive, the new decentralized inverter.
Rossi celebrates 70 years of success story.
2000 - 2010
The Group incorporates SMEI, an Italian manufacturer of planetary gear units.
Two new foreign branches are established in China and in the USA.
A new branch is opened in India.
Rossi expands its production, developing a new range of planetary gear units for industrial use and a new range of electric motors. The production plant in Ganaceto (Modena) is expanded and new technologies are introduced.
Habasit Holding, the leader company in belting industry based in Reinach (BL), Switzerland owns 100% Rossi.
1953 - 2000
Pioneering and consolidation
Rossi Motoriduttori is founded by Gilio Rossi. The corporate activities increase and are moved to the current headquarters.
Quality becomes the company's main goal, more than ever: grinding is introduced for all gear toothing.
The new branches in Germany, England and France are opened.
The company is the first one in Europe to offer a three-year warranty on its products.
The new branch in Spain is opened.
Rossi acquires SEIMEC, an Italian motor manufacturer. In the same year, the new branch in Australia is inaugurated.