Who is currently working in the department and what can you tell us about them?
The technical department is made up of Antonio Moya as technical director, and Roberto Martínez and Jesús Maupoey as design draughtsmen, although we are also assisted by Juan Antonio Martínez as a specialist technician.
To carry out a project, you need experience, enthusiasm and an eagerness to learn. In the technical department we have all these qualities.
What would you say is your main objective?
To make products that are cutting-edge and at the same time able to meet the demands of the current market.
What would you say are your duties?
Our duties are the following:
- Develop new projects, including design, drawings, component structures and sending all the necessary documentation to the supplier in order to be able to manufacture the mould.
- Modify existing products in order to implement design improvements.
- Create assembly instructions.
- Create rendered images for brochures or catalogues (as well as videos with the available software).
- Create prototypes on a 3D printer.
- Support other departments.
What would you highlight about your day-to-day work in Solera?
There is a good working environment.
What have you achieved so far and how does it benefit our customers?
Our wide range of products can compete with those of our competitors and are appreciated by our customers, who are buying more and more of them. We are consistently one of the leaders when it comes to sales.
Tell us a bit about your current projects and latest designs, e.g., the designs referenced in the Blue Series.
The Blue Series family of mechanisms has been extended, with a 4-element box.
Within the Blue series, new Energy Efficient mechanism boxes have been designed for Energy Efficiency with rubber membranes at the inputs to prevent heat loss and eliminate noise propagation.
We are also designing a new series of boxes for charging electric vehicles, for 9 and 12 elements.
A new mounting system has been developed for boxes to be placed in hollow partition walls.
We also want to develop a new series of distribution boxes.
What do you hope to achieve in the future?
To be more efficient when developing a new project in order to meet the needs of our customers and to be able to reach more and more countries.
What do you think is the key to the success of your department?
Keeping up to date with the latest technologies so as to be able to compete in a market that is constantly innovating.