Created in 1981, Motofil main goal was, and still is, to present the ideal solutions to support the needs of the different industrial sectors.

The company began its activity with the manufacturing of electric motores, enameled wire and small welding machines. Later, in search for a greater competitive advantage, Motofil start to focus in developing robotized industrial solutions. Over the years, and given the increase of Motofil's technical know-how, the company began to invest in other sectors of activity. Today, Motofil is able to offer a wide range of robotics, handling, automation, thermal cutting and tooling solutions.

Our main customers are in the metalworking, renewable energy, mobile and agricultural machinery manufacturing, aeronautics, metal processing and automotive sectors. These are industries where production processes increasingly require the inclusion of robot applications with a high degree of adaptability.

The quality of our products and the trust of our clients led to the company's fast growth and the creation of delegations in Spain, Brazil and Mexico. The step was taken so we can be closer to our clients in the different parts of the world, ensuring a better response time to all the requests. Working with a strategic partners hub around the world ensures that we are ready to deliver the right solution for each market with high quality standards which will surely increase the client's productivity.


We are in the business of efficiency.  Our main goal is to help our customers achieve more in less time.


To be a global reference in the offer of global and integrated solutions for the fabrication of metallic structures.

“One partner, all the solutions”


Provide our customers with means to increase their efficiency.


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The beginning of a successful journey

  • 1981

    MOTOFIL - Motores e Fios, Lda, begins its activity focused on the manufacture of electric motors and enameled copper wire.

  • 1985

    Motofil first participation in an industrial products trade show.

  • 1988

    Production of the first manual and resistance welding machines.

  • 1992

    Creation of an R&D department dedicated to the development of robotic applications.

  • 1999

    Beginning of the production of large submerged arc welding machines.

  • 2004

    Motofil moves to the new 260.000m2 industrial park, in Zona Industrial das Ervosas.

  • 2007

    Motomig begins the production of welding wire. Today, we are the only producer in the Iberian Peninsula.

  • 2009

    Motofil serviços is created with the aim of perform services in Cutting, Bending, Welding, Machining and Painting.

  • 2010

    Launch of the first Motofil's thermal cutting machine.

  • 2010

    Beginning on the investment on the south American Market with the creation of a subsidiary of Motofil in Brazil.

  • 2011

    Creation of a training center for welding and Robotics.

  • 2012

    Motofil Aeronautica arises in order to develop moulds and assembly lines fo the Aeronautics sector.

  • 2013

    Motofil launches its first 2D Fiber Laser Cutting Machine: MFL315

  • 2014

    Motofil expands to the North America with its delegation on Mexico.

  • 2015

    Motofil receives the visit of the President of the Republic of Portugal, Aníbal Cavaco Silva.

  • 2018

    Merger of group companies into one: MOTOFIL, S.A.