Marzocchi Motor purchased by VRM SPA

The company returns to Italy: acquisition by VRM SPA Group

VRM SPA acquired Marzocchi motorbike business unit in December 2015. And it was not just a brand acquisition. VRM SPA invested in a brand new dedicated:

  • 4 front suspension assembly line;
  • Cartridges cleanroom assembly line (controlled level of contamination);
  • Mechanic and semiactive shock absorber assembly line;
  • Ultrasonic cleaning machine for all parts;
  • Oil mixer tank storage to preserve the characteristics and qualities;
  • Controlled camera system for shims and internal cartridges parts;
  • Aesthetic and functioning quality inspection on 100% of products;
  • Automated warehouse system;
  • Poka-Yoke (Mistake proofing) approach and lean manufacturing.

VRM SPA leading company in the Emilian Motor Valley

VRM SPA is a leading engine components manufactured in the automotive branch. Currently VRM has a 20.000 square meters production plant with 15.000 square meters of floor space in Zola Predosa plant (Bologna) and Ubersetto plant (Modena). Both facilities are close to the A1 motorway and in the immediate proximity of the main transport routes on the Modena-Bologna axis.

The company’s activities can be broadly grouped into:

  • Design, construction and creation of prototypes;
  • Design and construction of production equipment;
  • Precision machining of aluminium, magnesium and steel components;
  • Supply of preassembled groups and loose components;
  • Leak tightness testing.

Marzocchi Motor Suspension is ready for a new challenge with the same passion for 2-wheels suspension systems.