A 125 year experience

Building the future

PENAGOS HERMANOS’ industrial tradition goes back to the end of the 19th century, with the creation of a Company for the study, promotion and implementation of Industrial Projects. Around the forties, the first agricultural machinery exports are carried out towards Latin America, establishing this way the beginning of what today is recognized as one of the most extensive and efficient lines of industrial products’ commercialization and distribution on a global scale.

Since then, PENAGOS HERMANOS has been characterized for providing integral solutions to the industrial sector and especially to the agribusiness, starting with the mill manufacture, Pelton hydraulic engines, lathes, drills among others.

The eighties marked a brilliant era for PENAGOS HERMANOS, since technologies from Italy and Brazil were incorporated for modernizing the agricultural machinery line, and the Company ventured into the manufacture of equipments for the coffee processing, revolutionizing completely the traditional systems of Coffee Wet Processing, and achieving for it the acknowledgment of important national and international entities.


To offer integral solutions for increasing the Productivity and Competitiveness of the agriculture Businessman.



In 2020, Penagos Hermanos y Cia. S.A.S. will be the first purchase option of their potential market, at least in three agro-industry sectors.


Awards and Acknowledgements won by Penagos

  • Proexport-Analdex: National Exports Award, September, 1994.
  • Bancoldex-Tecnos: National Technological Managerial Innovation Award. October, 1995.
  • Banco de Occidente.- Planeta Azul. National “Blue Planet” Ecology Award. June, 1997.
  • Bucaramanga’s Chamber of commerce. Acknowledgement for Invaluable Contribution to the Managerial, Regional and Institutional Development of Santander and Colombia. September, 2005.
  • 2010 National Exports Award.
  • Portafolio: 2011 Award to the Exporting Effort.
  • Bucaramanga’s Chamber of commerce. Innovation and Technological Development Program. Recognition to an innovative managerial life. 2012.
  • Banco de Bogotá, 2012, Nominated to the Regional Innovation Award.
  • Order of Managerial Merit “José Gutierrez Gomez “ in recognition of companies distinguishing themselves for forging the productive service of the country. July, 2013.
  • ProColombia. Award for the exporting sustainability. September 2015.