History of Grupo Villar Mir
Acquisition of Inmobiliaria Espacio, S.A. and Obrascón, S.A. from Altos Hornos de Vizcaya (AHV), S.A.
Listing of Obrascón, S.A. on the Madrid Stock Exchange.
Acquisition of Ferroatlántica, S.L. from Carburos Metálicos, S.A. (already controlled by Air Products).
Acquisition of Fesa/Fertiberia from Ercros/Freeport McMoran.
Acquisition of Cuarzos Indutriales, S.A. from Cimpor (Portugal).
Takeover bid on 100% of Hidro Nitro Española, S.A.
Acquisition of Elsan, S.A. from private investors.
Takeover bid on 100% of Sefanitro, S.A.
Acquisition of Sato, S.A. from private investors.
Takeover merger of Huarte, S.A. by Obrascón (Obrascón Huarte OH, S.A.).
Acquisition of Pacadar, S.A. from private investors.
Acquisition of 80% of Ferroven, S.A. from the State of Venezuela in a public auction.
ATakeover merger of Lain, S.A. by Obrascón Huarte, S.A. (OHL, S.A.).
Acquisition of 67% of Rocas, Arcillas y Minerales, S.A. (RAMSA) from Grupo ELKEM (Norway).
Acquisition of 100% of Pechiney Électrométallurgie from ALCAN (Canada).
Acquisition of 66% Fertial Spa from the State of Algeria.
GVM achieves the majority interest (50,7%) in the OHL Group.
Commissioning of Torre Espacio Castellana.
Acquisition of the assets of Rand Carbide PLC (ferrosilicon plant) in South Africa.
Incorporation Ferroatlántica Brasil Mineraçao Ltd.
Acquisition of 100% of Adubos de Portugal.
Establishment of Silicio Ferrosolar, S.L.
Acquisition of 100% of Céntrica, S.L. (currently Energya VM).
Acquisition of the assets of Sinice Silicon Industries (silicon metal plant) in China (Yunnan).
Acquisition of Nova AP.
Acquisition of Fercampo.
Acquisition of the solar silicon assets of Timminco (Canadá).
Acquisition de Sam Quarz (quartz mine in South Africa).
Acquisition of 15% of Abertis.
Acquisition of 7 buildings in Madrid "Canalejas Madrid Centro Project".
Acquisition of 4% Abertis.
Beginning previou work Canalejas Madrid Centro.
Acquisition of 24,5% of Inmobiliaria Colonial.
Merger agreement netween Grupo Ferroatlántica and Globe Specialty Metals.
Promotion and launching of Torre Caleido (Madrid).
Beggining of construction of Torre Caleido (Madrid).