We make seals serving most of the Industrial segments ranging from water applications to food&beverage, aerospace, renewables. With 50 years experience in engineering reliable and customised products for clients around the world, a program of continuous research and development of new materials, and a first class in-house testing capability, Meccanotecnica Umbra has to be your next sealing partner for the industrial sector.


In early 2015, Meccanotecnica Umbra joined forces with AugustaWestland,

a helicopter design and manufacturing company and now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A – to develop a new product for the Asian market.

«It was quite a challenge for us since we were asked to go beyond our limits to design a mechanical seal for transmissions that had special technical features» said Minciarelli.

Pushing limits forward
Pushing limits forward

An exciting new challenge that would make us discover the Aerospace world.

Meccanotecnica and Leonardo joined forces to define new spaces, develop a new product, and expand their expertise. And after various prototypes, they came up with the final product in mid-2017. A bet that ended up being successful.

«This partnership has brought MTU to prominent fields. More importantly, it allowed us to grow our expertise, technical and organisational skills and leave an unparalleled legacy» said Minciarelli.

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