The PREO story starts in 1938, when Mr. Antonio Preo founds “Officine Meccaniche PREO” as a producer of precision and measuring instruments. During 1960s, the Company becomes a European leader in high precision components for the medical, optical, aeronautical and military industry.
In the 1990s PREO undertakes a challenging and exciting new adventure: to orient all their qualified experience and know-how to become the leading designer and one of the best producers in the world of high quality innovative hot-melt adhesive systems. Today, PREO products are succesfully used by blue chip companies all around the world.
Thanks to their expertise, obtained from long-time experience in the aeronautical industry, and to constant research and development, PREO is known in the international market for the reliability and innovation of their patented and highly technological products. The company successfully maintains a primary position in both standard production and the development of bespoke solutions.
The Company is located in Corsico, on the outskirts of Milan, and carries out its activities on an area of about 4000 sqm split into two large buildings. PREO is a typical, specialised, medium-sized Italian company.
It can count on the expertise of its highly qualified technical staff and one of the most modern and equipped machine tools fleet in the world. Thanks to a well-structured distribution network in over 50 countries, a winning sales policy and a quick and efficient after-sales service, PREO has developed the most important 100% Italian technical, commercial and manufacturing structure in the application of hot-melt adhesives, contributing to globally strengthen “Made in Italy”.