MELCO IBÉRICA, S.A. was settled in Madrid where there were carried out several projects for the company RENFE and for the Barcelona Subway (lines 1 and 3), including sales activities and maintenance services. Until 1981 more than 300 electric locomotives were supplied and, from 1978 to 1991, more than 850 electric trains.
MELCO IBÉRICA, S.A. opens a new office in Barcelona, the second of Spain.
MELCO IBÉRICA, S.A. acquires the total shares of MABEL, S.A., at that time Mitsubishi Electric Corporation's consumer products distributor.
MELCO IBÉRICA, S.A. receives the rights to sell Air Conditioning equipments from the former distributor and starts with direct sales to the market.
A new sales office is established in Valencia with its own warehouse.
MELCO IBÉRICA, S.A. transfers all its rights of exploitation, including all its assets and liabilities, to MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC EUROPE, B.V. creating MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC EUROPE B.V., Spanish Branch.
A new sales office is established in Sevilla to be closer to its customers in the Southern area of Spain.
VIS Division of MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC EUROPE B.V., Spanish Branch designs and manufactures the DIS710, which integrates a Mitsubishi Electric's camera.
Mitsubishi Electric sponsors for the first time the concerts series "El Primer Palau".
A new sales office is established in Álava.
Mitsubishi Electric obtains ISO9001 and ISO14001 certifications.
A new sales office is established in Palma de Mallorca.
The former Madrid sales office is moved to San Fernando de Henares.
Mitsubishi Electric obtains EMAS certification.
A new sales office is established in Bilbao to be closer to its customers in the Northern area of Spain and the training centers of Madrid and Barcelona are inaugurated.
The European Photo Printing Solutions Business is centralized in MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC EUROPE B.V., Spanish Branch.
Mitsubishi Electric organises the first edition of the Three Diamond Awards, rewarding the most efficient climatization projects.