Our history

Maspero Elevatori designs, manufactures and sells lifts for passengers and goods matching or exceeding any Customer need.

1966

Leveraging on his wide experience in the field of elevation, Libero Maspero establishes Maspero Elevatori in Villaguardia, near Como. Soon after its foundation and using ingenious solutions, Maspero, brings to the market its first inclined elevator of modern design. The Company becomes internationally well-known for its innovations and leader in the field of non-conventional, customized products.

1972

By opening the Swiss subsidiary Lifta S.A., Maspero Elevatori starts its internationalization process which will lead the Company to estabilish subsidiaries and partnerships all over the world.

‘80s

The internationalization of the Company goes on with the conquer of new foreign markets, especially in the Middle East: Lebanon, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Syria.

1980

Maspero Elevatori designs and manufactures the inclined lift with curvilinear travel and without machine room.

1986

New opening of the Milan Sales Branch.

1989

New opening of the Genoa Sales Branch.

1994

The new headquarters at Appiano Gentile (Como), with 3 manufacturing facilities and a test tower, allow the Company to satisfy the increasing need of production capacity, further expanded 4 years later.

1996

Maspero Elevatori achieves the ISO 9001 certification: a “total quality” approach to each single project.

1999

Maspero Elevatori patents its new MRL KOALA 2001 traction lift.

2000

New opening of the Turin Sales Branch.

2003

New opening of the French subsidiary, in Paris.

2004

This is the year of the founder Libero Maspero’s death, who leaves the future of the company to his sons. In the same year the Cagliari Sales Branch is opened.

2007

Maspero Elevatori becomes a joint stock company. In the same year the Maspero Elevators subsidiary is estabilished in Barcelona.

2009

Maspero Elevatori certifies its new site erection procedure without scaffoldings, which provides its customers with significant savings in site logistics and installation costs.
Maspero Rome is created to oversee the business in Central and Southern Italy.

2011

Maspero Elevators is established in Mendrisio (CH), with a focus on export sales, which have now become the core business of the whole Maspero Group.
Maspero India is also established in Thane, near Mumbai, and a third workshop is started in Appiano Gentile.

2013

Maspero Holding is established to coordinate the many international subsidiaries of the Group.

2015

New opening of Maspero Persia.

The international presence with subsidiaries and partnerships guarantees the complete customer satisfaction in any Country, also for the maintenance of any elevator.
The foreign markets are constantly expanding thanks to a dense network of representatives and partnerships granting a coverage of 66 Countries of global export.