PMFACTORY (Product Management Factory), is a young engineering company, founded in Bologna in 2016 by Dario Catanese, an experienced Mechanical Engineer. PMFACTORY operates in the mechanical sector of the manufacturing industry.
Thanks to our know how and international network, PMFACTORY is able to effectively support our customers in product management at all stages from concept and development to product launch and manufacturing operations.
Our main area of expertise are :
I graduated from University Federico II of Naples with an MSc in Mechanical Engineering and have an MBA from Bologna Business School.
I began my career in 1995 in the industrial sector, specialising in the automotive industry and have a wealth of global experience on powertrain systems such as alternative fuels (LPG and CNG), robotized transmissions, diesel and two stroke engines.
The main companies I have collaborated with are Landi Renzo, Stargas, Magneti Marelli, VM Motori and EMAK. Additionally, I have had the pleasure of establishing international relationships with companies such as FCA, FPT, Deutz, GM, Chrysler, LDV, LTI, BMC, Honda, Loncin and Weichai.
Over the years I have also created effective working partnerships with the Universities of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Parma, Perugia, Florence, Naples, Bologna and CNR-Istituto Motori.
I have been a member of the executive committee of “Club Meccatronica” of Unindustria Reggio Emilia, a member of the Technical Scientific Committee of “Master in Vehicle Engineering” at the University of Modena, promoter of the Vehicle Calibration Master at UNIMORE, a member of the European Association ”Euromot” (Association of Manufacturers of Non Road Engines), and speaker for the Executive Master in Project Management of il Sole 24 Ore.
I am an author for various SAE publications on internal combustion engines.