Pietro Ceccato founded the company, which produced burners for bread ovens. Shortly after oven manufacturing is replaced by the production of air compressors and equipment for service stations.
Shortly after oven manufacturing is replaced
by the production of air compressors
and equipment for service stations.
Working on the CECCATO Headquarter in Montecchio Maggiore (VI)
New headquarter opening day.
The historic headquarters.
The company started producing auxiliary motors for bicycles
...and later went into motorcycle motors.
The firm gained immediate success also at a competitive level: 6 world records achieved with a futuristic 75 cc motorcycle.
December 9 1955
A CECCATO prototype morotbike.
1947 Milano fair
CECCATO participated in many motor shows, exhibiting its futuristic motorcycle and accessories.
With the agreement signed with the National Development Committee, Ceccato contributed to changing the surrounding area with an “American-style” organisation: 30% agriculture, 40% industry, 30% highly added value tertiary sector.
Pietro Ceccato suddenly passes away and control of the company goes to the Capra - Dolcetta families.
Motorcycle production was abandoned and replaced with compressors and car-washing units.
One of the first carwash units was carried out in 1956 and was based on a system of oscillating arcs.
Un modèle appartenant à la deuxième génération de stations de lavage auto.
First train and tram washing units
The Ceccato group was established: Mark S.r.l, Ceccato DMR S.p.A. Limeira Brasile, Ceccato Inc.
The air compressors unit was sold and Ceccato GmbH was set up in Germany.
The new 60,000 square-metre factory was inaugurated, it is the most modern one in the car-wash sector.
The company changed in order to adopt top modern organisational techniques, such as the application of Lean Production strategies in priming, assembling and quality control to increase efficiency and flexibility
Introduction of the new brand and the new “Live Bright” Corporate vision.
With Minimax Ceccato won the ADI Award (Association for Industrial Design), combining design and care for the environment.
Ceccato, first in thecar wash sector, obtained the Environmental Product Declaration (DAP - EPD) for its products. The EPD LCA declaration of Ceccato’s car gantries is certified by RINA.