Voith in Brazil
In Brazil since 1964, Voith is a benchmark for technology and innovation in Latin America. The company is part of the most important regional projects in recent decades, the milestones in local macroeconomic development, such as the supply of Itaipu turbines in 1978 - considered the largest in the world at the time. The company provides solutions, products and services for the Paper, Energy, Mobility, Oil and Gas and raw materials industries, fully connected. Today, Voith makes a strategic contribution to the development of the most important projects in the region.
Today, Voith makes a strategic contribution to the development of the most important projects in the region, providing solutions, products and services for the Paper, Energy, Mobility, Oil and Gas and raw materials industries, fully connected.
Voith has a presence in more than ten locations in Latin America, a 300,000 m2 industrial plant in Brazil, the Group's first subsidiary outside Europe, and sales offices and service workshops strategically positioned to serve its three business units: Voith Hydro, Voith Paper and Voith Turbo.
Voith's Hydro unit in Latin America develops personalized, long-term services and solutions for large hydroelectric plants and SHPs - Small Hydroelectric Plants. In the region, Voith Hydro's history is part of the development of hydroelectric energy: the supply of electromechanical equipment for important projects - from Itatinga, one of the first supplies, to Itaipu, a world landmark in the development of hydroelectric source energy, through Guri and Paulo Afonso, among many others.
Its portfolio of products and services covers the entire life cycle and all the main components for small or large enterprises, from generators, turbines, pumps and automation systems to spare parts, maintenance services, training and digital solutions for intelligent hydroelectricity.
As a complete supplier to the paper industry, Voith Paper provides the widest range of technologies, services, components and products on the market, offering paper manufacturers solutions from a single source. Under the Servolution concept, Voith offers its customers tailored service solutions for all sections of the production process. Voith's Papermaking 4.0 concept ensures optimized equipment interconnection, and the safe use of generated data allows paper manufacturers to increase the availability and efficiency of their plants.
State-of-the-art Voith Turbo technologies transmit and regulate forces under extreme conditions - with safety and efficient use of resources. Drive components and systems from Voith Turbo can be found in a wide variety of industries and are installed wherever energy can be converted into controlled motion.
Divided into two business divisions - Mobility and Industrial - in South America, Voith Turbo has contributed to urban mobility through projects such as the well-known TransMilenio, in Colombia, the São Paulo metro system, one of the most populous cities in the Latin America, and Machu Picchu, Peru, among many others.
For the industry, we are proud to contribute to the production and the development of the countries of South America by providing solutions for the Mining, Oil & Gas, steel, oil and gas industry, among others.
Locations in Brazil
Ponta Grossa (PR)
About the Voith Group
The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has around 20,000 employees, sales of € 4.3 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.
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