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The largest manufacturer of trailers and semi-trailers in Latin America and among the largest in the world, Randon S.A- Road Equipment Division, has been manufacturing different types of road equipment for more than 60 years, including semi-trailers, trailers and truck bodies in the grain, dry cargo, tank, dump, silos, reefer, sugar cane, forestry, sider and van lines, among others. Randon also operates in the segment of rail freight cars of the types hopper, gondola, tank, general cargo, and platform, in addition to stationary silos for industrial bulk material.

The company has already manufactured over 300,000 units, a significant share that shows the important role that Randon has played in the expansion of highway freight transportation in the country. Headquartered in Caxias do Sul (RS), the company also has manufacturing units in Guarulhos (SP) and in Rosário (Santa Fé Province) in Argentina, in a system of supplementary production lines, with total synergy among all units, to suit all market characteristics.

In Brazil, customer service is carried out through a solid network of distributors that are strategically located in 73 places in the country. In the foreign market, where Randon has been operating for four decades, the company is present in over 70 countries. To reach the various continents, Randon has an international network in 45 points, in addition to international offices and CKD assembly units, where the products are designed and developed according to local transport requirements.

The company’s focus on innovation is sustained by constant investment in technology and new knowledge. One example is the DuraTech painting process performed by entirely immersing chassis in a paint tank (Electrophoretic painting), providing painting quality standard similar to that used in cars and truck cabs, and making Randon the only manufacturer of semi-trailers in Latin America to offer this competitive edge. This innovative approach has contributed to the achievement of important awards such as ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.

Constantly present in the ranking of Exame/Você S/A. magazine among the 150 Best Companies to Work For in Brazil (seven times), Randon has also been distinguished in the category Corporate Citizenship for its internal policy on social responsibility.

The six decades of activity of Randon Companies were celebrated in 2009, marking the history of the Group, born in Caxias do Sul thanks to the entrepreneurship of the brothers Raul and Hercílio Randon. The history of the expansion of highway freight transportation in the country is directly linked to the evolution of Randon in meeting the demands of that segment, creating solutions for the entire chain with products and technological innovations that make Randon a player recognized worldwide.