Start-up of the new factory located in Yantai (China).

  2012     Renovation of the building for DELPHI at the Burgos plant.

  2011     New expansion of the Burgos plant to supply the new demand of the CONTINENTAL.
  2010     New plant in Iasi (Romania).

  2001     ISO/TS 16949 certification

  2001     Transfer to our current location in the Polígono Industrial de Villalonquéjar. Expansion and transfer together with the important investment in productive means. In addition to the incorporation of highly qualified personnel.

  1998     ISO 9000 certification

  1990     As a result of the important increase in machines and personnel, it was necessary to expand the plant, building another similar one of 1,000 m². CNC machines were purchased to produce parts for the European automotive market.

  1985     From this date the company changes its name and is known by its current name: IMA 1

  1981     Due to the growth of the city, a new transfer is necessary at the same time the first large series of parts (wiper joint for General Motors), focusing its activity since then on MACHINING.

  1972     Transfer to a facility with 800 m² of surface.

  1964     Due to the growth, the staff is transferred and increased to five operators.

  1962     Founded by Mr. Rafael Quintanilla Cuezva, dedicating himself to general lathe work and especially accessories for the textile industry, which was very important at that time, employing two workers.