Pres Block S.p.A. was founded in 1961 and its headquarters are located in Via Alpignano 155, Caselette (Torino).
Its three main sectors of operation, COFFEE PRODUCTION, MEDICAL EQUIPMENT and PLUMBING, represent the company's core business, together with a fourth, rapidly growing sector, namely WATER TREATMENT.
The company produces quick coupling joints for oxygen, vacuums, air, compressed air, nitrous oxide, nitrogen and carbon dioxide. The Rivoira Group is our longest-standing customer, and has been purchasing these types of products from Pres Block for over fifty years.
Today we produce ten different product profiles which cover most parts of the world as follows:
The company also produces:
NIST CONNECTORS used where no particular regulations are required and for pendants in operating theatres .
AGSS (active and passive 1L and BS Penlon type type), used for the evacuation of anesthetic gases
COMPRESSED AIR CONNECTORS, used for connecting drills and large surgical instruments
OXYGEN FLOW METERS 4 and 5 bar 0-15 l/min with 9/16” connection for humidifiers (optional)
MINI-SOCKETS FOR FLOW METERS available according to the following standards: DIN 13260-2, SS 875 24 30, AFNOR NF S 90-116, BS 5682:2015, JIS T 7101, AS 2896, UNI 9507
FLEXIBLE PIPES available for oxygen, vacuums, air, air-800, nitrous oxide, carbon dioxide, air/oxygen
ADAPTORS FOR AMBULANCES kits consisting of a base and a terminal unit according to the customer's specific requirements.
Turnover in this sector is 25% of total turnover, accounting for € 2.5 million.