Project designation: Expansion of capacity and production flexibility with a view to mass customization.
Project code: NORTE-02-0853-FEDER-014520
The main objective: To strengthen the competitiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises
Region of intervention: Braga
Beneficiary: R.P. INDUSTRIES PISCINAS, S.A.
Date of approval: 04-15-2015
Start date: 10/1/2015
Completion date: 09-30-2017
Total eligible cost: € 1,314,911.00
Financial support from the European Union: € 788,946.60
Objectives, activities and expected/achieved results:
R.P. INDUSTRIES, S.A is a medium-sized company, with its head office located in the village of Sobreposta, municipality, and district of Braga.
With the main focus on the production and commercialization of swimming pools and equipment, R.P. INDUSTRIES, SA has been, over the years, continuously investing in research and development of new products that allow obtaining the best results in its use and application.
The application aims to increase the capacity of an existing unit with the acquisition of new productive equipment, also foreseeing investments such as:
- Extension of the current facilities to accommodate the equipment to be acquired, creating better conditions for the work without causing entropy throughout the entire production process;
- Acquisition of specific hardware and software that allow the control of all national and international activity.
- Creating conditions for better product packaging;
- Investments in marketing.