The Fantinelli Manometer, firm was founded in Milan in 1878 by Diomiro Fantinelli, who was the first in Italy in making manometers. The firm was first moved to Busto Arsizia in 1921 ond then. in 1990, established in Solbiate Olona. Fantinelli family has always owned the firm and has managed it for four generations. Now the fifth one is present to continue its traditions. Here follows we list some of the oldest and most significant achievements granted to Messer. Fantinelli.
- Second degree prize, with bronze medal at the National Expo of Milan in 1885;
- Silver medal at the National Expo of Milan in 1906:
- Silver medal with diploma conferred by the Minister of Agriculture Industry and Commerce in 1909;
- Diploma of Gold Medal granted by the Chamber of Commerce Industry and Agriculture in 1956 for firm seniority. In 1938 Adelio Fantinelli patented a “compensated metallic expansion pyrometer” that enriched the already large products range.
The present-day Fantinelli S.r.l. has a range of products about traditional or special instruments and devices dealing in manometer with pressure and temperature measurement to meet specific requirements.