Founded in 1960 by António Martins Oliveira Barros (AMOB) and followed now by his son Manuel Barros and by their grandchildren Inês Barros and Manuel António Barros, AMOB has progressively become the world’s leading manufacturer of metalworking technologies, providing one of the biggest ranges of specialised equipment for the tube and pipe bending industry worldwide. We serve the global market with exceptional machinery and tooling for tube and pipe bending, section bending and swaging purposes – ranging from simple, manual appliances to complex, fully electric CNC powered systems. AMOB designs, develops, retails and services a variety of products for a range of leading industrial industries including automobile and shipping, aeronautics and construction amongst others.
AMOB has a proud history of manufacturing in Portugal, employing over 140 staff members at our main plant in Porto. Our recently-renewed headquarters covers 18000m², and is equipped with the highest technological production equipment including CNC machining centres, lathes and milling machines, as well as sheet metal cutting and bending machinery for guaranteed high fabrication standards. Elsewhere, AMOB has commercial facilities in Russia, Brazil, Spain, Benelux, France, United Kingdom and a worldwide network of over 70 agencies and technical centers – providing customer support wherever you are!