100 years of dedication
Founded in 1911
AHenriques is one of the top industries in Portugal in the production of elastomers, having consolidated its reputation over more than a century.
A long history
- A.Henriques established by António Henriques.
- Registered as a hat manufacturer.
- First steps in the rubber industry making components for shoes.
- Production of rubber technical articles commences.
- First extrusion production line is installed for the production of profiles for the “Bus & Truck” Industry.
- Injection and molding processes begin.
- Continuous Extrusion vulcanization processes begin.
- Q101 Ford Supplier
- ISO9002:1995 certification
- ISO9001:2000 certification
- ISO9001:2008 certification
- Reduction of the fabrication of shoes and upgrade of technical rubber parts production.
- Implementation of LEAN methodologies
- Implementation of 5S methodologies
- ISO/TS16949 certification
- ISO14001:2004 certification
- Production of plastic components
- Acquisition of second extrusion line
- Acquisition of an ultrasound mold cleaning machine
- IATF 16949:2016 certification
- ISO14001:2015 certification
- Increase of rubber component production through the acquisition of new injection machines
- Certification ISO50001:2016
- Acquisition of 2 plastic injection machines
- Start of development of LSR production