MRG Group

MRG Group's main intentions are to define international markets strategies by taking advantage of the know-how acquired over the years of its activity in Portugal, using new approaches, new segments and business models, replicable and possible to internationalize.

From our initial vocation, Engineering and Construction, the Group accumulated, in more than three decades, a quite complete portfolio, a success story, technical expertise and financial strength.

This evolution allows us to provide integrated solutions, innovation and quality throughout the value chain our customers.

Whether under the National activity, whether the international, the most important assets of MRG as an organization, are its portfolio, certifications and construction licenses

At the moment, the MRG Group has at its core companies with license of class 9, the highest in the country, where there are only 57 companies with the same class in Portugal and is also certified under the ISO9001 and OHSAS18001 standards.

Integrated valences and mobilize specialists for all phases and dimensions of the needs of our business partners.

In this sense, we satisfy requirements and exceed expectations, bringing into our services the values of our Group:

Motivation, Responsibility and Management

oUR path
  • 1978
    Manuel Rodrigues Gouveia, Lda. Is founded with the headquartered in Seia, and its activity focused on Real Estate development and provision of Construction services to Local Authorities, State Departments and individuals, in the district of Guarda.

  • 1989
    The company changes its name to Manuel Rodrigues Gouveia, S.A. and starts to focus more on the Civil Construction and Public Works. The main customers were the Ministries of Education, Health and Justice. At the same time, there was an increase in property development activity, promoted by Housing Development Contracts (CDH), through agreements with the National Housing Institute (INH).

  • 2017
    Atualmente, o Grupo MRG está presente em 6 países
  • 1994
    It is created a new company - Equipav – Gestão de Equipamentos, S.A. (Equipment Management) whose goal was to autonomously manage the equipment necessary for the execution of MRG’s works.
  • 2000
    A new business area is born encompassing the construction of roads, infrastructure and environment. The company’s operating area is broadened to operate throughout the country.

  • 2002
    Due to the growth of the group, MRG is to be considered, thereafter, one of the leading companies at national level in various business areas in which it operates.
    mrg considerada uma empresa de referência
  • 2005
    The Operational Headquarters moved to Coimbra.

  • 2006
    The company establishes a development policy that involves the diversification and internationalization of its activities. In the same year, the group initiates the internationalization in several markets.

  • 2013
    Earlier in this year, MRG Construction SARL is established in Bordeaux, France, and later the Group also expands to Mozambique, where it is created MRG-Construção e Engenharia (Construction and Engineering) S.A.. A year later it is created MRG, SPA in Algeria and a branch in Cape Verde, which begins with the execution of the first contract in this country.

  • 2015
    Due to the growing importance of internationalization and diversification for the Group, a reorganization of the corporate strategy and image of the group companies around the MRG brand, is carried out.


    Also in 2015, MRG continues its internationalization strategy, entering the market of Guinea , being present in a total of 6 countries.