Welcome to the website of CFRM – the Merlo Training and Research Centre. It is one of the centres of excellence for the Merlo Group, a world leader in the design and integrated production of high-tech construction, agriculture, industry and waste collection machinery.

While visiting our site, you will have the chance to appreciate the added value of training in operating construction, industrial and agricultural-forestry machinery and also discover the importance of testing, applied research and operational experimentation involving such machinery and components to improve reliability, comfort and safety.

Answers to frequent questions are also provided to help you understand why CFRM is the most innovative training and research centre in Italy.

Thank you for visiting us and enjoy your stay!


CFRM, the most innovative organisation in Italy for training in the use of operating machines.


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