HISTORY

The history of GRANORTE is one of years of success. A steady growth based on our constant concern to produce better have made us into one of the most consistent companies in cork industry.


1972 Foundation of GRANORTE - Granulados de Cortiça do Norte de Portugal, Lda.
1975 Production of granulated cork begins.
1982 Rising of the cork agglomeration plant.
1984 Granorte begins to produce agglomerated blocks and cork sheets.
1985 Production of cork wall and floor coverings.
New Corporate Identity.
1992 Company name was converted to GRANORTE - Revestimentos de Cortiça, Lda.
New Corporate Identity.
1994 Establishment of GNLab, the industrial quality control laboratory of Granorte.
1999 Acquisition of the first floating floor producing line.
2000 Certification of the Quality Management System by ISO9000 Standards.
2002 Uniclic patent licensing.
2006 Construction of a new floating floor producing plant.
Acquisition of a new fully automated floating floor producing line.
2007 Founded GRANORTE UK LTD - sales branch in Cannock, England
Founded GRANORTE GmbH Deutschland - sales branch in Nuremberg, Germany.
2011 FSC and PEFC Chain of Custody Certification.
Created the GRANORTEDESIGN brand.

PORTUGAL
Avenida de Santiago, 68
4520-470 RIO MEÃO
PORTUGAL
P + 351 256 783 026
F + 351 256 781 562
info@granorte.pt
GERMANY
Nimrodstraße 22
90441 Nürnberg
GERMANY
P + 49 911 3766 070
F + 49 911 3766 0720
info@granorte.de
UNITED KINGDOM
Unit 29 Littleton Business Park
Littleton Drive - Huntington
Cannock WS12-4TR UK
P + 44 178 571 1131
F + 44 178 571 1141
info@granorte.co.uk
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