About us

Company information 

About us

Since 1968, CEFAM S.A. Fabrications ATLAS, capital 1 195 000 Euros, has been confirming  its know-how in design  / manufacture of lifting equipments.

The company is located in the heart of the area of Cognac, Pineau wine and the Marennes-Oléron oysters, on a 12 000 square meters covered site, gathering head office and factory, with a staff of 90 people.

 French leader well-known as the expert in lifting tables and elevators manufacturing with a turnover in 2010 of 8 000 000 Euros, of which 8 % for export (1 000 to 1 200 lifting tables a year).

Aerial view of CEFAM S.A. Fabrications ATLAS manufacturing plant and offices

Aerial view of CEFAM S.A. Fabrications ATLAS manufacturing plant and offices

CEFAM S.A. Fabrications ATLAS  continously invests in quality production equipment and develops its products  from the simplest solution to the very special product to meet particular requirements, in various sectors as : chemistry, wood, aeronautics, car, railway, metallurgy, public works, administration,…

EXPORT DEPARTMENT

 Whatever is your country, our Export Department is at your disposal for any commercial and technical request.

 For your information, we are looking for foreign agents / distributors to ease and improve our worldwide sales of ATLAS products.

 THE MANUFACTURING PLANT

 CEFAM S.A. workshops are equipped with special machines for transformation of metals :

  •  Cutting up, machining, cylinders, assembly-welding, hydroelectric assembly, surface treatment.

 As well as significant handling means :

  •  Overhead travelling cranes, brackets, forklift trucks.

 Registered purchase orders represent a 60 % production of specific equipments with a lifting capacity up to 100 tons and able to lift up to 12 meters height.

Up to know, more than 20 000 lifting tables and platforms are in operation.

 

THE ENGINEERING AND DESIGN DEPARTMENT

 CEFAM S.A. Fabrications ATLAS  engineering and design department represents 12 stations CAO/DAO equipped with 3D Inventor software (Autocad).

 The team consists of :

                                 ·            3 pricing engineers,

                                 ·            1 drafting / pricing engineer,

                                 ·            5 mechanical design draughtsmen,

                                 ·            2 control engineers,

                                 ·            2 draughtsmen specialized in research and development.

 The technicians' main goals are  to design  specific  equipments, to carry out  the products launch files, to search and develop new products.

 The design and the manufacturing or our lifting tables and platforms comply with the :

-  French regulation coming from the European Directive Machines n° 2006/42/CE,

-  European standard  EN 1570 for lifting tables,

-  European standard EN280 for lifting persons,

-  Standards concerning electricity EN 60 240.1,

-  Emergency stops EN 418, hydraulics EN982…