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2020

MBS by BERD delivers 148 bridges to Peru

MBS by BERD delivers 148 bridges to Peru

MBS by BERD won, in the final days of 2018, a contract with the Peruvian Ministry of Transport and Communications for the supply of 125 modular bridges to be placed around the country. During the execution of this contract, an additional order for a lot of 23 bridges was signed, making a total of 148 bridges provided by MBS to the Peruvian communities. The total time of execution needed for this supply was around 9 months, from January to October…

MBS by BERD at SENCON 2020

MBS by BERD at SENCON 2020

MBS by BERD is present on the 5th Edition of SENCON (5th International Exhibition for Construction Materials, Machinery and Renewable Energy). SENCON is one of West Africa’s most important events in the field of Construction and Equipments and is being held until 21th February in CICES, Dakar, Senegal. Visit us in the Portugal Pavilion where you will be able to know our innovative solutions for modular bridges and projects where we are involved.

2019

2018

MBS @ 21 Entrepreneur Fair

MBS @ 21 Entrepreneur Fair

MBSbyBERD will be present, from 5 to 7 December in the 21 Entrepreneur Fair, hosted by ANJE. This Fair is part of the program of activities of ANJE Business Week and will be held in the Alfândega do Porto Congress Centre. Visit us at the Entrepreneur Showcase, between 14.30 and 20, where we will show you our Modular Bridge Solutions. Follow LINK to get your free digital invitation for the Entrepreneur Showcase.

MBS in Peru

MBS in Peru

MBS by BERD will be present at IV Expoconvial that will be held together with the 4th International Bridge Symposium between 3 and 5 October at Hotel de Oro, Lima, Peru. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit our booth during the 3 days of Expoconvial where we will show you our Modular Bridge Solutions. We also invite you to attend the Presentation of MBS Director, José Pedro Matos Fernandes, about “Innovation, Development and New Limits in Modular Bridges” that will…

2017

2016

We are BERD! | 10 Years Many Solutions

We are BERD! | 10 Years Many Solutions

10 Years providing the best solutions for our clients 10 Years reaching new limits 10 Years delivering cost effective solutions 10 Years focusing on fast construction 10 Years increasing construction quality 10 Years establishing new safety standards 10 Years bringing sustainability on bridge construction 10 Years contributing for a more sustainable planet 10 Years innovating Today we thank our clients, partners, suppliers and team for our success hopping that we can achieve much more in the upcoming 10 Years. We…

2020

MBS by BERD delivers 148 bridges to Peru

MBS by BERD delivers 148 bridges to Peru

MBS by BERD won, in the final days of 2018, a contract with the Peruvian Ministry of Transport and Communications for the supply of 125 modular bridges to be placed around the country. During the execution of this contract, an additional order for a lot of 23 bridges was signed, making a total of 148 bridges provided by MBS to the Peruvian communities. The total time of execution needed for this supply was around 9 months, from January to October…

MBS by BERD at SENCON 2020

MBS by BERD at SENCON 2020

MBS by BERD is present on the 5th Edition of SENCON (5th International Exhibition for Construction Materials, Machinery and Renewable Energy). SENCON is one of West Africa’s most important events in the field of Construction and Equipments and is being held until 21th February in CICES, Dakar, Senegal. Visit us in the Portugal Pavilion where you will be able to know our innovative solutions for modular bridges and projects where we are involved.

2019

2018

MBS @ 21 Entrepreneur Fair

MBS @ 21 Entrepreneur Fair

MBSbyBERD will be present, from 5 to 7 December in the 21 Entrepreneur Fair, hosted by ANJE. This Fair is part of the program of activities of ANJE Business Week and will be held in the Alfândega do Porto Congress Centre. Visit us at the Entrepreneur Showcase, between 14.30 and 20, where we will show you our Modular Bridge Solutions. Follow LINK to get your free digital invitation for the Entrepreneur Showcase.

MBS in Peru

MBS in Peru

MBS by BERD will be present at IV Expoconvial that will be held together with the 4th International Bridge Symposium between 3 and 5 October at Hotel de Oro, Lima, Peru. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit our booth during the 3 days of Expoconvial where we will show you our Modular Bridge Solutions. We also invite you to attend the Presentation of MBS Director, José Pedro Matos Fernandes, about “Innovation, Development and New Limits in Modular Bridges” that will…

2017

2016

We are BERD! | 10 Years Many Solutions

We are BERD! | 10 Years Many Solutions

10 Years providing the best solutions for our clients 10 Years reaching new limits 10 Years delivering cost effective solutions 10 Years focusing on fast construction 10 Years increasing construction quality 10 Years establishing new safety standards 10 Years bringing sustainability on bridge construction 10 Years contributing for a more sustainable planet 10 Years innovating Today we thank our clients, partners, suppliers and team for our success hopping that we can achieve much more in the upcoming 10 Years. We…

2015

BERD – FEUP WIBE PRIZE 2017

BERD – FEUP WIBE PRIZE 2017
BERD & FEUP (Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto) signed, last Tuesday 28 July, the WIBE PRIZE – World Innovation in Bridge Engineering Protocol. The subject of WIBE 2017 Prize is a Paper in the

BERD distinguished with 2014 SME Excellency Status

BERD distinguished with 2014 SME Excellency Status
After being awarded as SME Leader for the fifth consecutive year BERD was distinguished, last January 26, with the attribution of 2014 SME Excellency Status. The SME Excellency Status distinguishes Small and Medium Enterprises that show best performances and

2014

TOP Exporta 2013 Award

TOP Exporta 2013 Award

Banco Santander Totta distinguished BERD, for the second consecutive year, with 2013 Top Exporta Award, in Services Category. This prize, that aims to distinguish and support Portuguese exporting companies with best performance, is awarded according to a rank of large, medium and small private companies. TOP Exporta 2013 Conference “Export Sucess, Import the Futur” took place on 12 November last and BERD was represented by its CFO, Dr. Rodrigo Graça Moura.

2013

2012

2011

Cimbres Autolançáveis BERD destacados na Enciclopédia da UNESCO

The Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) is a virtual dynamic library that integrates multiple sources of knowledge focused on sustainable development. A publication designed for the future, which is

BERD Wins Honorable Mention at Internationalization & Export Awards

Banco Espírito Santo and Jornal de Negócios established a partnership with Coface and McKinsey & Company in order to create the Internationalization & Export Awards. This event aims to distinguish companies with the best export performance and

Tekla Global BIM Awards 2010

The Tekla Global BIM Awards competition is a way to express appreciation towards Tekla customers and share their success stories worldwide. Showcasing their models celebrates the versatility of Tekla Structures software and demonstrates how its use affects the landscapes around the world.

Construir Awards 2011

The event promoted by Construir Magazine, aims to distinguish projects, personalities and companies who have highlighted over the past year. The selection of the nominees is made by the Construir magazine editorial team based on the market relevance, creativity, innovation & quality of the projects criteria.

BERD admitted to COTEC Innovative SME Network

The 4th Meeting of the COTEC Innovative SME Network took place on the November, 9th. Apart from the delivery of the SME Innovation Award, 27 new companies were also admitted to COTEC Innovative SME Network, of which BERD proudly part of. COTEC endorses an expanding Innovative SME Network based in Portugal but operating internationally and in alliances through a culture of growth, results and good practices.

Highlights

2020

BERD distinguished with 2020 SME Leader Status

BERD distinguished with 2020 SME Leader Status

BERD was distinguished by IAPMEI for the quality of its performance and risk performance with the attribution of 2020 SME Leader Status.   This distinction is the result of investment in innovation and the work of a strongly committed and motivated team.

Assembly of Modular Bridge over Silaco River

Assembly of Modular Bridge over Silaco River

At the beginning of march, the assembly of the first Modular Bridge supplied by MBS by BERD to the Peruvian Ministry of Transport was completed. The Bridge over Silaco River, a MB60 with a 61,60-meter span, links the Districts of Chimbán and La Ramada, that are among the most deprived areas of Peru. The access between the two margins of this strong flow river was made by “huaros”, suspended baskets that endangered the populations and hampered the movement of goods.…

Signing of MoU at DEFEXPO 2020

Signing of MoU at DEFEXPO 2020

On the 3rd Day of DefExpo-2020, a flagship biennial event of the Ministry of Defence that was held from 5 to 9 February at Lucknow, India’s Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd. (GRSE) and BERD signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), in a ceremony presided by the Hon’ble Raksha Mantri, Shri Rajnath Singh at Lucknow, India. This MoU relates to the Cooperation between the two companies in the field of Modular Bridges for Military and Civil use. Both Companies aim…

2019

BERD wins innovation prize

BERD wins innovation prize

Last November 14th the Millenium Horizontes Awards Ceremony took place and BERD was one of the three SME winners in the Innovation Category. The Millenium Horizontes Awards are a Millenium bcp iniciative, in partnership with Global Media Group, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Cotec Portugal and AICEP Portugal. These awards aim to distinguish the Portuguese companies that stand out. From a total of 2167 applications only 39 companies were rewarded. Follow link for Winners in the Innovation category.

BERD gets ISO 9001:2015 Certification

BERD gets ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Always focused in operational excellence, continuous improvement and value generation for our clients we achieved, last July, the ISO 9001:2015 Certification with Bureau Veritas. We ensure compliance with the guidelines and meet the highest standards of this internationally recognized Quality Management System. This commitment is engaged by all team members that work daily to uphold the highest standards of quality and customer service.

2020

BERD distinguished with 2020 SME Leader Status

BERD distinguished with 2020 SME Leader Status

BERD was distinguished by IAPMEI for the quality of its performance and risk performance with the attribution of 2020 SME Leader Status.   This distinction is the result of investment in innovation and the work of a strongly committed and motivated team.

Assembly of Modular Bridge over Silaco River

Assembly of Modular Bridge over Silaco River

At the beginning of march, the assembly of the first Modular Bridge supplied by MBS by BERD to the Peruvian Ministry of Transport was completed. The Bridge over Silaco River, a MB60 with a 61,60-meter span, links the Districts of Chimbán and La Ramada, that are among the most deprived areas of Peru. The access between the two margins of this strong flow river was made by “huaros”, suspended baskets that endangered the populations and hampered the movement of goods.…

Signing of MoU at DEFEXPO 2020

Signing of MoU at DEFEXPO 2020

On the 3rd Day of DefExpo-2020, a flagship biennial event of the Ministry of Defence that was held from 5 to 9 February at Lucknow, India’s Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd. (GRSE) and BERD signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), in a ceremony presided by the Hon’ble Raksha Mantri, Shri Rajnath Singh at Lucknow, India. This MoU relates to the Cooperation between the two companies in the field of Modular Bridges for Military and Civil use. Both Companies aim…

2019

BERD wins innovation prize

BERD wins innovation prize

Last November 14th the Millenium Horizontes Awards Ceremony took place and BERD was one of the three SME winners in the Innovation Category. The Millenium Horizontes Awards are a Millenium bcp iniciative, in partnership with Global Media Group, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Cotec Portugal and AICEP Portugal. These awards aim to distinguish the Portuguese companies that stand out. From a total of 2167 applications only 39 companies were rewarded. Follow link for Winners in the Innovation category.

BERD gets ISO 9001:2015 Certification

BERD gets ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Always focused in operational excellence, continuous improvement and value generation for our clients we achieved, last July, the ISO 9001:2015 Certification with Bureau Veritas. We ensure compliance with the guidelines and meet the highest standards of this internationally recognized Quality Management System. This commitment is engaged by all team members that work daily to uphold the highest standards of quality and customer service.

MBS by BERD brings 125 Modular Bridges to Peru

MBS by BERD brings 125 Modular Bridges to Peru

In 2017, faced with the unfortunate events of the natural phenomenon known as "El Niño Costero", which resulted in hundreds of bridges damaged and even collapsed, MBS by BERD made the decision to come to Peru in order to show the new technologies on modular bridges, through which, among many other advantages that result from our Engineering and experience in the design of this type of metal structures, for example, it is possible to solve open spans of up to…

2018

2017

New Modular Bridge Solutions by BERD!

New Modular Bridge Solutions by BERD!

After 10 Years innovating and providing the best bridge construction methods & solutions for our clients and as a result of an intense R&D effort, we are pleased to announce you our new business area: Modular Bridge Solutions! MBS by BERD offers: NEW LIMITS | spans up to 120 meters MORE RHYTHM | optimization of resources, assembly and launching times STATE OF THE ART TECHNOLOGY | lower deflection; without load restrictions TAILOR-MADE SOLUTIONS | multiple applications Check out our brand…

BERD keeps innovating… now in Modular Bridge Solutions!

BERD keeps innovating… now in Modular Bridge Solutions!

The effect of weather conditions, natural disasters, conflicts between peoples and other events that require daily bypasses to allow the freedom of movement of people revealed an opportunity for us to create a new Business Unit: MBS (Modular Bridge Solutions). In MBS by BERD we develop, design, manufacture, supply and install Modular Bridge Solutions for sale or rent, for civil and/ or military applications all around the world. With our new MBS Unit we aim to bring to the Modular…

2016