History of Secofluid
With the creation of SECODI 15 years ago and its growth, Jacques FETIS created «SECODI-HYDRAULIQUE» in 1993, with four employees, all specialists in hydraulics.
- Workforce: 4 people
- Workshop and Store: 600 m2
- Turnover at the end of 1993: ~500 000 €
- Distribution of hydraulic components.
Design and construction of hydraulic systems.
In partnership with "Robert BOSCH”, world renowned manufacturer of hydraulic components, the company "SECODI-HYDRAULIQUE" became SECOFLUID. With a workforce of eight people, a service activity now complements the commercial offer. At the end of 1994, the turnover reached just over €1.3 million.
SECOFLUID became the first hydraulic distributor of BOSCH products. On this occasion, a large part of the company's workforce made a trip to Germany, the headquarters of the partner.
This year also saw the creation of a new activity: Repair of hydraulic cylinders.
- Workforce: 14 people
- Turnover: €2,400.000
- Workforce: 18 people
- Turnover: €2,800,000
Our partner is changing its size by acquiring several companies. The company "Robert BOSCH" became "BOSCH TECHNIQUES D'AUTOMATION"
- Workforce: 27 people
- Turnover: €3,600 K
SECOFLUID in 1997 obtained first prize for the increase in its turnover concerning the products of the range "BOSCH TECHNIQUES D'AUTOMATION";
- Workforce: 28 people
- Turnover: €4,750 K
For better growth, the "Vérins" business was set up in REZé LES NANTES with new production facilities under the SECOMECA brand.
- Workforce: 33 people
- Turnover: €5,280 K
SECOFLUID celebrated its five years.
Creation of a subsidiary in the Paris region: « SECOFLUID ÎLE DE FRANCE ».
- Workforce: 36 people
- Turnover: €6,400 K
Merger of BOSCH and REXROTH: creation of the trademark: « REXROTH – Bosch group » for industrial components.
- Workforce: 38 people
- Turnover: €6,700 K
To support its growth SECOFLUID moved to the new TOURNEBRIDE site in the commune of CHEVROLIÈRE on the southern outskirts of NANTES.
SECOFLUID became an authorised distributor of HYDAC.
Creation of the repair department at SECOFLUID, which resulted in the certification of the service by BOSCH REXROTH and the realisation by our teams of a dedicated test bench.
SECOFLUID became an authorised BOSCH REXROTH service centre.
- Workforce: 44 people
- Target turnover: €7,900 K
Realisation of a dedicated test bench system to assure our customers that the systems designed in our workshops are tested before installation.
SECOFLUID became an official distributor and repairer of the VOITH brand in the western region.
- Workforce: 47 people
- Target turnover: €9,700 K
SECOFLUID celebrated its 20 years
SECOFLUID obtained the ISO 9001 certification