WHO WE ARE?
SNAIGĖ AB is the international manufacturer of household and professional refrigeration equipment operating in Lithuania. We can truly be called the frost experts because we have been creating and producing in this industry since 1963. We are happy that the doors of our refrigerators are opened daily by thousands of people in over 30 countries in Europe, Asia and Africa. We produce cutting-edge, modern, easy-to-use, devices that are safe and cost-efficient, as well as trendy and functional. We are proud to know that our customers appreciate the quality of our products. This stimulates us to continue designing new products, offering more user-friendly functions and surprising with the design solutions.
We have been engineering and manufacturing refrigerators at SNAIGĖ plant in Alytus since 1963. This is the only plant in the Baltic States producing refrigerators. The plant is equipped to perform all the works required in the refrigerator manufacturing: metal cutting and shaping, painting of body panels, foaming of refrigerator cabinets, casting of plastic elements, assembly, etc. The product design and the engineering and technical solutions are prepared by the company’s designers, developers and engineers. We regularly invest into equipment updates and strive at using the best equipment offered exclusively by the manufacturers. Today, SNAIGĖ plant operations include the metal shaping line MECCANICA BERETTA, vacuum forming equipment COMI, KAISER compressors for production of high pressure compressed air, doors and cabinets foaming line Cannon, refrigerant charging equipment GALILEO, powder painting equipment allowing coating of refrigerators with the colour of choice, and other cutting-edge machinery and equipment. Thanks to both modern equipment and technologies and highly qualified and experienced employees, SNAIGĖ plant can ensure prompt, efficient and flexible operation, which enables it to compete against this industry’s giants. The plant employs nearly 500 specialists, its capacity amounts to 500,000 units annually, while the area of operating territory is 16.5 ha.
SNAIGĖ refrigerating equipment ensures excellent quality, not just because of our long-term experience, modern technologies and advanced production methods, but also due to the importance we place on the components of our refrigerating appliances. We strictly use only materials and parts from the very best, well-known global production companies that meet the latest European Union standards and requirements. Maintaining the highest-quality SNAIGĖ production is always our main focus.
RIGOROUS QUALITY ASSURANCE SYSTEM
The quality of each SNAIGĖ product is thoroughly monitored through the entire manufacturing process. The tests on operation of the electrical system, safety and integrity of the refrigeration system are performed by different laboratories. The operation of the manufactured refrigerator is tested in the special testing zone. The durability of the glass shelves, handles and doors is also verified. Not a single SNAIGĖ refrigerator leaves the plant before its quality and flawless operation have been approved.
SNAIGĖ professional equipment uses the environmentally friendly refrigerants R290 and R600. We consistently comply with the Kyoto Protocol requirements on global warming and climate change. Therefore, we use only non-hazardous materials that will not deplete the ozone and do not promote the greenhouse effect. We choose resource-efficient materials and production methods, as well as transport and the use of bio-energy. Moreover, nearly all the materials used in our production lines are recyclable.