Metalfor VAX: Autonomous Agricultural Platform

Metalfor VAX introduces autonomous capabilities to modern agriculture, enabling precision tasks like spraying and seeding without human intervention. Its versatility makes it a valuable asset for sustainable farming practices.


Metalfor’s latest foray into autonomous agricultural technology with the unveiling of the VAX platform represents a significant advancement in the realm of precision agriculture. This multi-purpose platform, developed in collaboration with Marinelli Technology and the renowned designer José Luis Denari, embodies a blend of efficiency, precision, and versatility, designed to meet the dynamic needs of modern agriculture without human intervention.

Embracing Autonomy in Agriculture

The emergence of autonomous technology in agriculture paves the way for a new era of efficiency and sustainability. The Metalfor VAX platform, standing out with its ability to perform a myriad of field tasks autonomously, is a testament to this shift. Equipped with a robust 153hp MWM engine and hydrostatic transmission, it promises unparalleled precision and effectiveness across various agricultural operations.

Innovations for Sustainable Farming

Metalfor’s commitment to sustainability is evident in the VAX’s design, focusing on optimizing resource use and minimizing environmental impact. The platform’s versatility allows it to adapt seamlessly to tasks like spraying, seeding, fertilization, and potentially harvesting, showcasing a forward-thinking approach to agricultural challenges.

Technical Specifications

  • Engine Power: 153hp MWM four-pot engine
  • Transmission Type: Hydrostatic
  • Spray Boom Width: 32 meters
  • Operational Efficiency: Hydrostatic transmission with a wide range of working speeds
  • Autonomy Features: GPS and sensor-based navigation for precise operation

These specifications underline the VAX’s capability to enhance productivity while adhering to sustainable farming practices.

About Metalfor

Metalfor, a prominent name in the agricultural machinery industry, is based in Córdoba, Argentina. With over four decades of experience, Metalfor has continually set standards in innovation and quality, catering to both local and international markets. The company’s commitment to excellence is further validated by its ISO 9001-2015 certification, ensuring that every piece of machinery meets the highest quality standards.

Metalfor’s global presence, extending to Latin America, Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan, and South Africa, reflects its reputation as a trusted manufacturer chosen by agricultural leaders worldwide​.

Read more on: Metalfor’s website.