historia 1986

The first manufactured device

It was a robotics project for the School of Engineering of the National University of La Plata, Argentina, designed by engineers García Larcher and Pablo Irigoyen.

historia 1987

Plastic packaging facilities began to operate.

The first machine made by TECNA (Tecna Plast) was manufactured in the workshops of the School of Engineering of the National University of La Plata.

historia 1993

Our first presentation in an international exposition. (Argen-plast 93).

More than 30 machines of this model were sold between 1990 and 1993.

historia 1995-1996

First engineering services

Engineering services and software developed by Tecna were sold for the first time for production control in industries. Furthermore, small devices for the plastic industry were manufactured.

historia 1997

First special machines

All throughout this year we began to develop our special area, which is currently called “special machines”. Filtros Mann + Hummel became a customer of our special machines.

historia 1998

First indexed machine

We made the first national indexed machine for Aptar Argentina. It was a cosmetics assembly machine which is still one of our main specialties.

historia 1999

First machine exported.

First assembly machine was sold for Aptar Italy.

historia 2000

First packaging machine.

The cotton company Aconcagua ordered to manufacture the first diaper packaging machine, which was another important step for Tecna Machines.

historia 2001-2010

TECNA’s expansion

The company began exporting machines to the United States, Germany, France, Brazil, Peru, Mexico, India and Indonesia.


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Air view of TECNA