About the Company

Vidraria Bracarense, LDA

The Vidraria Bracarense, Lda, initially named by VIMAIA , is a glass processing industry which started its activity in Blacksmiths - Braga , to April 4, 1988 , only a single managing partner , Mr. José Maia . The main activity focused on stoning , edges , foscagem , cutting and fitting glass .

This company had a good acceptance in the market due to its quality of services , innovation and speed of execution , which resulted in almost immediate need to acquire a new space that simultaneously allowed to meet customer demand and development of another type of solutions far more diverse , to respond to new market demands . The solution was the purchase of land in the Industrial Park of Celeirós and subsequent construction of the pavilion , with an area of about 890 m2 .

The May 20, 1990 , the company changes its social compact , making its capital increase for € 19,951.92 , changing its name then Glassware Bracarense Lda , whose members Mr. Jose and Maria Luísa Maia Maia . At this time, the company will be in the then already built pavilion in the Industrial Park Barns .

On January 10, 2001 , the company holds new amendment , increasing its share capital to € 99.759.58 , which remains so far , and become members of the company Mr. José Maia and her two sons , Diamond Andreia Maia and Maia . Getting Mr. Diamond and Mr. José Maia Maia as partners - Managers .

The natural development of business , translated the need to build new facilities , which on one hand allow the development of activities and the consequent increase in turnover , and also to optimize existing resources , since previous installations no longer permit a proper production management.

It is then that , after acquiring a plot in Sequeira - Braga to about 5000 m² , the new facilities are built . They are also acquired more sophisticated machines such as machine cutting machine, crane and double glass , so as to provide a response , the more quickly to customers needs.

As a result of all this transformation / evolution, Vidraria Bracarense now fully automated , began to further diversify the amount of manufactured products , joining those already produced other products such as the double-glazed , with a full line of assembly, glass tops with different types of edges , cutting laminated glass and bend glass .

Mr. Maia , founder of Vidraria Bracarense, is increasingly assuming a more discreet role in the management and operation of the company . However , since the founding of this company , has witnessed a controlled growth , sustained on the merits of their own work and a continual attitude of innovation , quality of products and speed of execution .

Before every picture can say that this is a rapidly developing company willing to take revenge , in an increasingly demanding and competitive.



Provide services and provide high quality products and excellent value for money, meeting and exceeding the requirements and expectations of customers. Instilling a culture of resource optimization and stimulate continuous improvement among all employees Glassware Bracarense, ensuring credibility in order to retain their existing customers and attract new customers.



To be recognized nationally and internationally as a leader in the market where it is incorporated, highlighting the excellence of products and services and by focusing on customer satisfaction and professional development of employees, generating the proper return for their shareholders.