About us

OUR VISION: Design and produce state of the art refrigeration, air-conditioning and HVAC systems for the marine business, focusing on quality and reliability.

Veco’s experience in marine refrigeration and marine air-conditioning systems, together with quality, flexibility and efficiency, makes their solutions the best available in the market.

The brand FRIGOBOAT covers a wide range of refrigeration systems, with DC models suitable up to 400 liters and 230V models, suitable for large cold rooms, standard and custom stainless-steel cabinets, wine cellars and completely customized cold rooms.

With the brand CLIMMA Veco manufactures marine air-conditioning systems, from small self-contained units up to centralized chillers, fancoils and AHU units, boilers and air extractors.

The company is based in Giussano, Italy, with a 5.000 m2 area. With state-of-the-art test room, laser cutting machines and automatic work centers, Veco products perfectly are a perfect representation of Made in Italy.

Veco relies on a worldwide sales and service network, well distributed all over the world to satisfy every request; nowadays our systems are installed everywhere by the world leading shipyards, who have chosen to work with Veco to design their refrigeration and air-conditioning systems on-board their yachts.

Our history


Success comes from responding to market demands.

The concept has been Veco philosophy since the very beginning, when Franco Formenti studied an innovative refrigeration system for a sailor friend, standardizing this solution for mass production with the company ‘3F of F.Formenti’.


The brand Frigoboat was born, and it becomes also the company name. Carlo, Franco’s son and current CEO, joins the company.


Frigoboat products range evolves in a wide range of sophisticated products. Together with Carlo, the brand Climma starts and the company begins to produce marine air conditioning systems.


The company becomes Veco S.p.A.


Veco N.A. was founded in the US, in order to support sales and service in North America.

Veco N.A., with a 4500m2 warehouse, is based in Annapolis, Maryland, and currently works with more the 70 service centers and dealers.

Veco S.p.A., with more then 50 dealers all over the word and a worldwide service network, is exporting more then 50% of its production abroad.


Now at the third generation, celebrating our 50 years of experience, the company is still a family owned company with the same values, but with the aim of growing its business even more, with innovative products and state of the art solutions.



Dal 1996 Veco ha ottenuto la Certificazione di Qualità DNV, per cui tutta la gestione della qualità in Veco è ora adeguata alla normativa UNI EN ISO 9001:2015.

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