COMPANYOUR HISTORY

  1. 1940

    1940
    THE BEGINNING

    Librelato family starts its activities as a small and modest sawmill located in the countryside of the city of Orleans, having the patron Berto Librelato at the front of the business (in memoriam).

  2. 1969

    1969
    FIRST CARRIAGE SHOP

    The sawmill becomes a company and produces its first wood carriage for the Rosalino Mazzuco.

  3. 1980

    1980
    IRMÃOS LIBRELATO

    Irmãos Librelato is born, trading parts and accessories for trucks, and starts to offer technical assistance for semi-trailer trucks manufactured by a great domestic brand.

  4. 1992

    1992
    LIBRELATO EQUIPAMENTOS AGRÍCOLAS E RODOVIÁRIOS LTDA.

    Irmãos Librelato is now named Librelato Equipamentos Agrícolas e Rodoviários Ltda. and starts to produce semi-trailer trucks.

  5. 2007

    2007
    LIBRELATO STARTS EXPORTS

    Librelato starts exports to Angola. It expands its operations to the state of Santa Catarina, starting its activities in Capivari de Baixo. It starts an association consortium with the company Gaplan.

  6. 2008

    2008
    INTERNATIONALLY CONSOLIDATED BRAND

    The company consolidates its brand at an international level. It begins the construction of its third production unit in the municipality of Içara. Recent homologation for adapting the third axis in trucks granted by PUC (Pontifícia Universidade Católica).

  7. 2010

    2010
    A GOLDEN YEAR FOR LIBRELATO

    Librelato expands and modernizes its production units, in addition to creating a new unit in the city of Criciúma/SC. In this year, the company was recognized due to its expansion not only by customers and commercial associates, but it was also granted important awards. It was a golden year for Librelato, which got the 4th place in the ranking of the major companies of the equipment sector in the country. For the third consecutive year (2008, 2009 and 2010) it is considered one of the companies that grows the most in the country by Exame PME Magazine

  8. 2010

    2010
    AUTODATA AWARD

    Librelato is nominated to the AutoData award as one of the best companies in the automotive sector.

  9. 2011

    2011
    LIBRELATO S.A.

    The Company becomes a Public Limited Company and celebrates an association with the Fund of Investors CRP VII, funds manager with head offices in Rio Grande do Sul, which has been operating in the Brazilian Venture Capital and Private Equity market for more than 30 years

  10. 2011

    2011
    ORDER OF MERIT

    José Carlos Librelato is granted the Industrial Order of Merit from FIESC.

  11. 2011

    2011
    COMPANY OF THE YEAR

    Librelato is granted the Company of the Year award from Latin American Quality Institute.

  12. 2011

    2011
    HONORABLE MENTION

    Honorable Mention - Top RH ADVB 2011 – Case Lussa Librelato Professional Education Program.

  13. 2011

    2011
    ORDER OF MERIT

    Librelato’s CEO, José Carlos Librelato, was one of the natives from Santa Catarina to be granted the Industrial Order of Merit on July 20th, 2012 for having an entrepreneur spirit that stood out amongst his companions nominated for the distinction award.

  14. 2012

    2012
    SOCIAL RESPONSABILITY CERTIFICATE

    In 2012, Librelato is granted the Social Responsibility Certificate by the Legislative Assembly of Santa Catarina.

  15. 2012

    2012
    AUTODATA AWARD

    Librelato is once more nominated to the AutoData Award for the best ones in the automotive sector.

  16. 2012

    2012
    QUALITY MANAGEMENT AWARD

    In 2012, Instituto de Pesquisas Conquistas grants the Quality Management award to Librelato.

  17. 2012

    2012
    MAIORES E MELHORES DO TRANSPORTE (BIGGEST AND BEST COMPANIES IN THE TRANSPORTATION FIELD)

    Librelato is considered one of the Best Companies in the in the Sector by the magazine Maiores e Melhores do Transporte.

  18. 2013

    2013
    3RD PLACE IN THE RANKING OF THE MAJOR COMPANIES IN THE LISTING OF ROAD EQUIPMENT

    In 2013, Librelato is 3rd place in the ranking of the major companies in the listing of road equipment in Brazil. In addition to this, Librelato acquired a new real estate property for the construction of a new plant in the municipality of Linhares.

  19. 2013

    2013
    SOCIAL RESPONSABILITY CERTIFICATE

    In 2013, Librelato is once again granted the Social Responsibility Certificate by the Legislative Assembly of Santa Catarina

  20. 2013

    2013
    FAMA TROPHY

    Librelato is awarded the Fama Trophy 2013 for its Entrepreneurial Standout, granted by Fama Pesquisas e Publicidade.

  21. 2013

    2013
    AUTODATA AWARD

    Once more nominated to the AutoData Award.

  22. 2013

    2013
    AMIGO DA MARINHA (FRIENDS OF NAVY) MEDAL

    Aloir Librelato is granted the Amigo da Marinha medal from the Brazilian Navy, as a homage to José Carlos Librelato (in memoriam).

  23. 2013

    2013
    AMIGO DO ESPORTE (FRIENDS OF SPORTS) MEDAL

    Librelato is granted the Empresario Amigo do Esporte medal from the Sports Ministry.

  24. 2013

    2013
    AMANHÃ E PWC MAGAZINE

    Librelato is listed amongst the 500 major companies of the South of the state of Santa Catarina and amongst the 100 major companies of the state of Santa Catarina by Amanhã e PWC magazine.

  25. 2013

    2013
    QUALITY MANAGEMENT AWARD

    Instituto de Pesquisas Conquistas grants the Quality Management Award 2013 to Librelato.

  26. 2013

    2013
    COMPANY OF THE YEAR AWARD

    Librelato is granted the Company of the year Award for 2013 in the 6th edition of Brazil Quality Summit.

  27. 2013

    2013
    EMPRESA CIDADÃ (CORPORATE CITIZEN) AWARD

    Associação dos Dirigentes de Vendas e Marketing de Santa Catarina [Association of Sales and Marketing Managers of the state of Santa Catarina] grants the Corporate Citizen Award to Librelato.

  28. 2013

    2013
    EXAME MAGAZINE

    Librelato is acknowledge by Exame magazine in its ranking amongst the 1,000 major Brazilian companies.

  29. 2013

    2013
    SER HUMANO (HUMAN BEING) AWARD

    Librelato is granted the Ser Humano Award from Associação Brasileira de Recursos Humanos de Santa Catarina [Brazilian Association of Human Resources of the state of Santa Catarina] - ABRH / SC.

  30. 2013

    2013
    MELHOR EMPRESA PARA SE TRABALHAR (BEST COMPANY TO WORK FOR)

    Librelato is awarded the Melhores Empresas para se Trabalhar Award in the state of Santa Catarina from the Amanhã Magazine and the Great Place to Work Institute.

  31. 2013

    2013
    CAMPEÃS DA INOVAÇÃO (INNOVATION CHAMPION)

    Librelato is granted the Innovation Champion Award by the Amanhã group in association with Edusys and Dom Cabral Foundation.

  32. 2013

    2013
    ANITA GARIBALDI TROPHY

    Librelato is granted the Anita Garibaldi Trophy - Berto Koch (Jornal Diário do Sul).

  33. 2014

    2014
    QUALITY MANAGEMENT AWARD

    Librelato is granted the Regional Entrepreneurial Standout of the Quality Management Award 2014 granted by Instituto de Pesquisas Conquistas.

  34. 2014

    2014
    LIBRELATO AMONGST THE 1,000 MAJOR COMPANIES OF EXAME MAGAZINE

    Librelato is, for the second consecutive year, in the ranking of the 1,000 Major and Best Companies of Exame magazine.

  35. 2014

    2014
    CAMPEÃS DA INOVAÇÃO (INNOVATION CHAMPIONS)

    Granted by “Amanhã” Group in collaboration with “Edusys” and “Fundação Dom Cabral”.

  36. 2014

    2014
    SER HUMANO (HUMAN BEING) AWARD

    Associação Brasileira de Recursos Humanos (Brazilian Human Resources Association) – ABRH – Branch of Santa Catarina.

  37. 2014

    2014
    LUSSA LIBRELATO’S COMMENDATION

    Company and Metallurgical Categories.

  38. 2014

    2014
    AMIGO DA CULTURA (FRIEND OF CULTURE)

    Fundação Municipal de Içara

  39. 2014

    2014
    FAMA TROPHY

    Instituto Fama Pesquisas.