It started as a dream, associated with the pleasure of create, innovate and the desire of making better. Adelino da Silva Matos and Edite da Costa e Silva Matos founded in 1980, with few resources, the company A. Silva Matos Indústria Metalúrgica Lda., specialized in stainless steel structures for the food, chemical and pharmaceutical industries, among others, locating its activity in Sever do Vouga.

This was the mother company of a combined of others which have since been born with the development of the activity and time, fruit of our entrepreneurial spirit and based on a total quality management philosophy. These companies are today organized and connected to the holding A. Silva Matos, SGPS.

Currently, ASM Group embraces more than 20 companies located in various countries, involving about 400 committed and motivated employees. The group consists in three independent business units / sub holdings able to grow and create value in every sector of activity where they operate, thus offering to customers, partners and the entire market in general, a wide range of products and solutions adapted to the challenges and demands of today’s world.