1950

1959

Gallinea is founded as workshop for car electrical repairs and starts immediately a cooperation with shipyards located on Lake Iseo for electrical systems

1980

1985

Gallinea starts production of Hydraulic Power Units (to move gangways, cranes and so on….) 

1987

Gallinea realizes the first nautical windscreen wipers range, gaining immediately the trust of major Italian Shipyards.

1990

1997

Gallinea starts production of fans for engine rooms.

1999

Gallinea enlarges windscreen wipers range with Classic model.

In 1999 production is booming.

Gallinea S.r.l. is founded.

Gallinea cooperates constantly with Shipyards leader in production of pleasure boats. This allows the company to gain the necessary knowledge to grant the best support in quality and tailor-made assistance. 

2000

2001

First Hard-Top closing mechanism is created.

2003

Engine rooms fan range enlarges thanks to a new series with completely innovative features.

2004

Gallinea starts producing the new electronical control board to control wipers. This product will become essential for wiper systems. 

2005

Gallinea (together with another company) presents a little cooling system at METS (International Nautical Exhibition in Amsterdam) and gains category prize.

In 2005 Gallinea also creates a new windscreen wipers model, called Pro-Line, for bigger systems.

 

2006

In order to enlarge and keep production Gallinea moves to a new production plant.

2007

iBoat brand is realized in order to bring high-tech products in nautical field.

Innovation for Boat division starts in Gallinea in 2007 with personnell which is specialized in research of products and solutions with a high technological level which keeps attention to environment.

Gallinea invests in innovation searching for solutions able to be better, new, competitive and in line with today exhigences.

Modern shipowners are searching for always more exclusive systems offering a strong emotional impact and a high technical-mechanical quality. iBoat products want to be an answer to these requests.

2007

iBoat division creates the first iBoat ADHP product, which is Apple certified.

2009

iBoat designs and produces TV-Lifts and electro-mechanical movings.

2010

2010

After iBoat ADHP a new Apple dedicated product is realized : an iPad dock.

2012

Gallinea chooses Blaupunkt as partner in order to complete nautical audio range.

2013

Gallinea creates the new D-Namyc wipers range and… shapes change

2013

Together with Politecnico di Milano, Gallinea develops a new design protocol for nautical systems, which is certified by DQN.

2015

Gallinea starts a production dedicated to prestigious business activities designing movements for jeweleries.

2016

New Gallinea control board is approved and tested; the related production starts.

2016

Gallinea cooperates with TTA Adler designing and creating a glass-lift for aeronautical use. 

2016

Gallinea focuses itself in Research – Design and Technology. It designs “EGO” wiper arm - completely made of carbon fiber; this new arm connects and grants lightness, elegance and performances.

2017

Mod-Bus interface has been created; this allows Gallinea to connect its product to the on-board central net in order to manage failure remote diagnosis.