In 1995, in POMBO'S recognition to the services provided to the Portuguese industry and the Associação Industrial Portuense, the title of honorary member of the Associação Industrial Portuense is assigned.
In 1995, POMBO was honored with the visit of the Minister of Industry and Energy Luís Mira Amaral.
In 1999, during the commemoration of 150 years of existence of AEP – Associação Empresarial de Portugal, POMBO was given a diploma of merit for being associated for more than 25 years.
In 2005, POMBO received a very special visit from the President of the Republic, Jorge Sampaio. This was part of a series of visits where the President praised cases of success in enterprises located to the north of the country. This particular visit occurred on the 21st of June 2005.
In 2006 the enterprise’s CEO Luís Manuel Aranha Alvarez Pombo is given the degree of Comendator of the Order of Agricultural, Comercial and Industrial Merit (Industrial Merit Class) by the President of the Republic Jorge Sampaio.
In 2007, POMBO was honored to receive the Mayor of Vila Nova de Gaia, Luís Filipe Menezes.
In 2008 the medal of Professional Merit, Gold Class of the city of Vila Nova de Gaia was awarded to Luís Manuel Aranha Alvarez Pombo, for a notable career as entrepreneur, while leading POMBO – Indústria Metalúrgica, Lda. to a great degree of national and international prestige.
On the 23rd of December 2009, POMBO was honored with the visit of MEP António Correia de Campos, member of the Committee on the Internal Market nd Consumer Protection and substitute member of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy.
In 2015 POMBO received a visit from the Mayor of Vila Nova de Gaia, Eduardo Vítor Rodrigues. This was part of a series of visits under the Open Business Presidency. This particular visit occurred on the 9th of June 2015.