Companies

CME Chaudronnerie: Metal in every form
published on 12/16/2021
On the basis of its 20 years’ experience, the Ardennes company CME (CME stands for sheet metal work, mechanical welding and equipment) is developing to meet new requirements from its customers. CME specialises in the production of mechanical assemblies in the sheet metal and mechanical welding...
Amada Charleville: an alliance of Japanese and French know-how
published on 12/16/2021
For 50 years now, the Japanese group who specialises in machines for sheet metal working has regularly invested in its French Ardennes site which caters to its European customers. Amada is one of the world's leading manufacturers of laser cutting, punching and bending machines for sheet metals. The...
ACCIOME 08: expertise in concrete
published on 12/16/2021
Created in 2015 by Laurent Vélin, a professional in the concrete and sheet metal industry (over 25 years of experience), the Acciome 08 company is continuing to expand further in a new building in the heart of the Parc Naturel Régional des Ardennes, in the Bellevue aux Mazures business area....
Alu Doncherois: a cooperative foundry
published on 12/16/2021
In 2020 ITC La Doncheroise, based in Donchery in French Ardennes, became Alu Doncherois, following a takeover by employees, and its conversion into a SCOP (a French cooperative and participatory company). A year later, it shows good growth prospects. Even before ITC La Doncheroise was terminated,...
HANON SYSTEMS, transitioning to future technology through innovation
published on 12/16/2021
A former FORD factory, which used to be VISTEON but is now HANON Systems, an Ardennes-based subsidiary of a Korean group specialising in automotive cooling and air conditioning equipment, has been undergoing a transformation since 2016. Although the site with nearly 1,000 employees was scheduled to...
NEXANS POWER ACCESSORIES FRANCE: from energy networks to charging stations
published on 12/16/2021
The French and international group NEXANS is a historical, global player in the field of cables and accessories. With three locations in the Ardennes, NEXANS INTERFACE in Vrigne-aux-Bois (components for telecommunications networks), NEXANS FRANCE in Fumay (production of network cables) and NEXANS...
NPL: a stronger ally for the car industry
published on 01/20/2021
NPL, the iconic equipment supplier of French Ardennes, recently launched a new large-capacity press in order to develop its presence in new markets and form the basis of its industrial positioning. Founded in 1852 in Gespunsart in French Ardennes, NPL (Ninin Plismy Lejay) has moved on from...
SKUADRON: an army of IT developers just a click away
published on 01/20/2021
SKUADRON (“squadron” in Indonesian) is a young company that develops and deploys an innovative digital platform “made in Ardennes” on the internet (via a dedicated app). The aim of this platform is to generate and manage teams of freelance IT developers to respond to businesses’ IT development...
AAAL'TO: an industrialist anchored in the Ardennes
published on 01/20/2021
A family-owned metallurgical company in French Ardennes, AAAL’TO designs and manufactures mechanical anchor bolts, anchor bolts, rods and heavy fixings for industry. The group has worked for many business sectors around the world for more than a century, with more than 200 references (...
WHITE METAL: turning lead into “gold”?
published on 01/20/2021
It goes without saying that French Ardennes company Métal Blanc hasn't literally turned lead into gold! It may not practise alchemy, but the company has established itself as a specialist in the treatment and recycling of lead-containing waste material. Taken over and since managed by Christophe...