FRAME is one of Europe's leading designers and manufacturers of agricultural steel silos including round and rectangular hoppers, sweep and discharge augers, mechanical handling equipment ranging from chain and flight conveyors to bucket elevators, cleaning, drying and other equipment associated with both commercial and cereal storage systems.
Originally established as a general engineering company in Ozzano dell’ Emilia, near Bologna (Italy), FRAME entered the corrugated silo market in the mid 1990’s. FRAME was acquired by AGI in 2015.
FRAME has now grown into one of Europe’s largest designers, manufacturers and suppliers of all types of corrugated steel silos for commercial and agricultural applications. We offer ancillary products including catwalks, ladders, platforms, aeration and temperature sensing systems, and towers.
For nearly 30 years, FRAME has supplied silos to many countries throughout the world and is a preferred supplier to many of Europe’s leading manufacturers of grain processing equipment. FRAME is also one of the most respected engineering companies in Europe with their own locally based agents to provide the necessary technical support as required.
To provide cost-effective, high quality, technically advanced, environmentally friendly solutions to meet our clients’ individual storage requirements in the fastest timeframe utilizing the latest designs and materials, and through the most efficient administrative and manufacturing procedures.
FRAME‘s strength is in ensuring our customers’ satisfaction before, during and in the after-sales process. We find that it is essential to understand our customers’ needs, interests, and budget so that we can offer the best solution. Site supervision is equally important to us, including silo erection and commissioning. We offer qualified and expert supervisors to manage all worksite activities.
Our close attention to detail, extensive engineering experience in engineering, and modern, highly efficient manufacturing facility enables FRAME to offer our customers both competitive prices, and the highest quality silos and ancillary equipment within short lead times, while meeting their needs and budget.
After years of experience servicing customers around the world, FRAME is able to provide the necessary technical design services in the early stages of projects, as well as after-sales service support from our on-site erection supervisors, maintenance services and spare parts assistance teams.
Our Technical Department uses both AutoCad 2D and 3D modeling during the project and component design processes.
By request, we can provide design guidance to our customers’ engineers and contractors responsible for the civil engineering aspects of their project.
FRAME has access to a wide range of credit and finance facilities to give our clients competitive rates, subject to certain conditions.
FRAME products can be found around the world, with installations in South America, Africa, Europe, and Asia.
PTM’s business practices are based on quality, organization, trust, environmental respect and safety for its workers. As such, our operations are conducted in compliance with the following certifications: