Beginning of activity.
Innovating Engineering Applications
A leading company in stay cables, post tensioning, anti seismic devices, structural bearings and expansion joints. Based in Milan, TENSA is active in over 50 countries worldwide.
Full support to the clients, from the initial stage of the design to each following step, such as production, testing and installation. This method allows TENSA to continuously release new and customized solutions.
TENSA's proactive research process follows the market’s demands, always developing highly innovative systems. The company takes an active part in the international technological debate as a member of FIB, the world’s most authoritative organization in the field of constructions.
Ingenious, Dynamic, Reactive: TENSA is a lean and agile company where about 50 professionals work together in a stimulating and productive environment.
A highly specialized and experienced team of engineers and technicians, as well as their capability to work together, are the keys to all TENSA's greatest performances.
Testing and control are fundamental stages carried out in TENSA's laboratory, and can guarantee the quality-compliance of the whole production process to the International Standards requirements.
In the sixties Tensacciai undergoes a phase of remarkable growth in Italy. Post-tensioning is just at the beginning of its history and its application is still experimental.
A programme of technological renewal begins with the adoption of the steel strand.
Tensacciai develops new tensioning systems and equipment in the field of ground anchors, combining innovation with versatility and ease of use.
New subsidiaries established in Brazil, India and Australia and in Europe sister companies in Portugal, Greece and the Netherlands.
The internationalization process of Tensacciai continues unabated.
The company becomes directly involved in projects in all five continents.
Tensacciai is acquired by Deal - world leading solutions provider in the field of bridge construction - and becomes part of the De Eccher Group. All production and delivery processes are attested by the ISO9001 certification.
Tensacciai merges with Tesit - another successful concrete specialist contractor with international experience in post-tensioning, steel bars, structural bearings and expansion joints - and enters into a Worldwide Exclusive License Agreement with TIS.
Tensacciai acquires TIS (Tecniche Idraulico-Stradali Srl) - a leading company with experience in designing and producing structural bearings, expansion joints and anti-seismic devices since 1973.
Renamed in 2015, today's TENSA is formed from the merging and development of three important companies - Tensacciai, Tesit and TIS - and is member of the De Eccher Group, an organization capable of designing, manufacturing and installing systems everywhere in the world thanks to its highly qualified personnel.
Quality and Innovation
A strong commitment to quality is the only way to ensure safe and long-lasting structures. TENSA has always complied with the most stringent and updated international standards, guaranteeing the highest quality levels at all stages.