Who we are


JointSteel is a joint venture of Timmerman Industries and JPM - Automação e Equipamentos Industriais, S.A. It was established for the production of engineered solutions for Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical & Cosmetics and Chemical markets.

Timmerman is a Belgian company from Eeklo (near Ghent), specialized in the production, installation and overhaul of industrial heat exchangers and piping solutions, primarily in the chemical industry. Timmerman was established in 1972 and has since built a reputation of delivering its promises through craftsmanship and an authentic focus on the needs of the customers.

JPM - Automação e Equipamentos Industriais, S.A. is … - a Portuguese company near Porto founded in 1994, working in the area of Industrial Automation and Mechanical engineering, mainly for the food and chemical industry.

Jointsteel Process Technologies is the unique alliance of the knowhow of these partners, and our customers benefit from the synergies.

Our production facility is located in the city of Farrapa in the north of Portugal. It is close to Porto and it takes a 45 minutes driving from the international airport of Porto to reach this destination.

Although each tank will be carefully engineered with the customer and validated before we start production, we gladly welcome our customers to inspect the tanks in our production facility before they are loaded on the transport.

Of course, in case you are considering to work with Jointsteel and you would like to know us better, you are most certainly welcome. To make an appointment, please contact our representatives via the contact page.