Founded in 1959, UMBELINO MONTEIRO it's a Portuguese company located in Leiria, in the center of Portugal. It belongs to the Belgian ETEX Group, one of the most important industrial groups in the construction industry. UMBELINO MONTEIRO produces clay tiles and ceramic accessories for roofing. The tiles are produced in a wide range of natural, Mediterranean and glazed colors. On the UMBELINO MONTEIRO portfolio, there are suitable products to preserve traditional buildings or to design innovative ideas. Being one of the most important companies on the Portuguese roofing market and a leader on conservation of cultural heritage and remodeling it´s easy to see our products and building solutions on notorious buildings like Mosteiro dos Jerónimos in Lisbon or Palácio da Pena in Sintra. UMBELINO MONTEIRO markets fiber cement boards since 2010, which has nowadays, a significant percentage of our sales. Without asbestos or any other contaminating agent, the fiber cement boards provided by UMBELINO MONTEIRO are produced with cement, cellulose, synthetic fiber, and amorphous silica. In 2016, in order to provide customers with increasingly constructive and innovative solutions, UMBELINO MONTEIRO started to market technical flat board brands, Duripanel and Eterboard. In 2017 it renews its range of components for roofing. This has also been the year that UMBELINO MONTEIRO bets on the development of two new Marseille tiles in order to respond to the constructive market needs. The product and building solutions quality along with the personalized customer service allowed UMBELINO MONTEIRO to expand to multiple markets in Europe, Africa, America, and Asia. The Quality and Environment Management System of the company is certificated according to ISO 9001 e ISO 14001. Recently, UMBELINO MONTEIRO has also obtained the certification for Security and Health Management System through compliance with standard OHSAS 18001. Our tile quality is reinforced though compliance with standard EN 1304 certified by CERTIF. UMBELINO MONTEIRO has a history in products and process innovation, with experience in R&D projects which involves suppliers and research centers. We believe that our extense technical experience and our portfolio are the keys to ensure ROOFING FOR A LIFETIME.