As our CEO, Rafael Contreras, and our CEO of Carbures USA, Ivan Contreras, were presenting the company to institutional investors at the Rockefeller Center in New York, our Chief Financial Officer, Juan Juarez, went to Spain Investors Day (SID) in Madrid.
Our CEO, Rafael Contreras, and our Financial Vice President, Juan Juárez, have given more evidence on how committed they personally are with the company and with all of us, who are a vital part of it. In 2013, Rafael and Juan have increased their stake in the company up to 19.71 and 8 per cent, respectively.
Last week, our coworker from Carbures USA, Kristin Canon, had the opportunity to attend like a guest speaker at the Donaldson Career Center, in the Greenville County School District. This district is the largest in the State of South Carolina, they have one of the best vocational training programs and they are looking to expand their technical training program to include Composite Manufacturing.
The Aerospace & Defense Supplier Summit is taking place during these days in Seattle, the most important event of the aeronautics sector which is held every two years with the assistance of more than 800 companies. It offers, among other things, the opportunity to participate in discussions on cutting edge technology, strategy and implementation of solutions to forward thinking aerospace and defense companies; to make new business connections and strengthen existing ones
The Company signs an engineering contract for €11 million with the Mexican Giant.
• The engineering of oil rigs is the first step towards starting to construct them with composite materials which can replace metal due to their anticorrosive capacity and duration.
• The contract with Pemex will last for 27 months. Carbures intends to spread its activity in Mexico, including the automotive and aeronautical sectors
Madrid 17th August 2015. Carbures takes steps towards moving into the oil business. The Company, specialised in the design and manufacturing of composite materials has signed a contract for 200 million Mexican Pesos (11 million euros) for the development of petrol platforms and other infrastructures with Mexican Oil company, Pemex. Carbures signed a contract with Pemex through its Mexican office, PYPSA, and the engineering tasks are limited to the oil assets that the Mexican Oil Company has in the Northern and Southern marine regions of Mexico.
They confirmed the contract in August 2015, with a d