EMME was established in 1977 as an unlimited partnership, with its main
office in Ponte di Verzuno
(Bologna). The founders, who are also the current owners, have since
developed the company into an important force within the market of small
Using multispindle equipment, the company
manufactures metal parts from steel, brass and aluminum according to customer
specifications. It has achieved a considerable degree of specialization in
both machining and product and process control, thus remaining competitive in
its specific target market.
Over the years, the specific demands of Tornoplur
customers have led to the introduction of controlled processes and an
enhanced awareness of the quality demanded. Therefore, a natural outcome of
the company's development has been the adoption of a quality system
conforming to standard UNI EN ISO 9001 and ISO TS 16949 for the Automotive.
The target market of TORNOPLUR EMME is manufacturers of mechnical
components, above all in the automobile sector, both in Italy and abroad. Tornoplur Emme customers belong
to a highly specialized sector where there is a considerable demand for
product quality and specialization of the human resources employed in the
production process. Tornoplur is capable of meeting
customer expectations thanks to the certification of its quality system.
The company relies on Gildemeister and Mori-Say multispindle automatic lathes for its major production
needs. It also has a system for drying, separating chips from oil and washing
products. Moreover, it has an automatic weighing and batch-identification bar
code system directly connected to the company's information system to control
production batches and optimize identification and location of batches.
For testing purposes, the company uses a profilometer
linked to a computerized statistical program which automatically sends out
tally sheets. Tests are also performed with measuring instruments linked to a
program for compiling tally sheets which allows fast, accurate recording of