Economy

ATM industrial metallurgy, Carignan industrial site in the Ardennes
published on 01/05/2017
In 1995, following a restructuring of its production sites, Fichet Bauche had to close its Carignan industrial site in the Ardennes. Some of the personnel laid off decided then to create a new company, to subcontract in sheet metal and industrial painting using their professional skills, exploiting...
Rinck, a century-old company specialising in high-end furniture, is relocating to Charleville-Mézières in the Ardennes
published on 10/03/2016
Rinck, a century-old company specialising in high-end furniture, is relocating to Charleville-Mézières. Genuine ambassador of the French way of life, Rinck is one of the rare companies to own the french EPV label (“Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant” - Living Heritage Company), alongside Baccarat,...
In the first quarter of 2016, with the help of Ardennes Développement, the company Métha’Ventures installed its new premises within the Signy-l’Abbaye business park, property of the Community of Communes of Crêtes Préardennaises
published on 10/03/2016
In the first quarter of 2016, with the help of Ardennes Développement, the company Métha’Ventures installed its new premises within the Signy-l’Abbaye business park, property of the Community of Communes of Crêtes Préardennaises. The company specialises in methanation and offers also a broader...
Specialising in tailored interior design and cushion manufacturing, Arthur France Coussin, based in Neufmanil in the Ardennes, is one of the last french manufacturers still in operation
published on 10/03/2016
Specialising in tailored interior design and cushion manufacturing, Arthur France Coussin, based in Neufmanil in the Ardennes, is one of the last french manufacturers still in operation. The company was established in 2008 as the result of the acquisition of two companies by Pascal Cressaut: Arthur...
The Ardennes are at the forefront of the energy mix, combining production of nuclear, hydro-electric and wind energy
published on 10/03/2016
The Ardennes are at the forefront of the energy mix, combining production of nuclear, hydro-electric and wind energy. Champagne-Ardenne former region (now part of Grand Est region) is France's leading region in terms of wind energy production. Located in the communities of communes of the Pays...
The SEFAC company, based in Monthermé in the Ardennes, has for 45 years specialised in the conception, manufacturing and distribution of mobile column lifts and maintenance equipment for heavy duty workshops
published on 08/17/2016
The SEFAC company, based in Monthermé in the Ardennes, has for 45 years specialised in the conception, manufacturing and distribution of mobile column lifts and maintenance equipment for heavy duty workshops. The name ‘SEFAC’ is derived from “Société d'Estampage et de Forge Ardennes Champagne”...
Assystel is an innovative company operating in the silver economy
published on 07/05/2016
Assystel is an innovative company operating in the silver economy, and employs 40 people between the site of Signy-le-Petit in the Ardennes, and that of Evry. The adventure began in 1977, and from the beginning innovation was at the heart of the enterprise which manufactured telecommunications...
Air LB France offers interconnection solutions for many sectors: aerospace, defence, rail, energy, medical
published on 07/05/2016
Subsidiary of the US group Amphenol, Air LB France offers interconnection solutions for many sectors: aerospace, defence, rail, energy, medical... Created in 1958 under the name Air LB, this SME was bought in 2000 by Amphenol Corporation, global leader in connectivity, which has annual sales of USD...
Alu Soudure Diffusion ASD, the company that constructs your events
published on 07/05/2016
Based in Lalobbe for sixteen years, Alu Soudure Diffusion has become, in the recent years, a nationally recognised expert in stage equipment. The specialty of this Ardennes manufacturer is custom-made aluminium structures for all types of events, where ASD can assist in all phases, from design to...
Advanced Foundry Services Sedan AFS
published on 07/05/2016
After being taken over a year ago by two former employees, Akers foundry is continuing its development and remains a preferred partner of many large steel companies (Arcelor Mittal, Thyssen ...). The Ardennes site became independent in 2014 under the name “Advanced Foundry Services Sedan” (AFS)...