Design and Manufacturing of Industrial Systems

Design and Manufacturing of Industrial Systems

CNIM provides turnkey, high value-added systems which include mechanics, electronics, optics, hydraulics and command & control systems. It can intervene throughout the value chain – FEED, design, manufacturing, assembly, installation and maintenance. The Group benefits from having international production resources of the highest standard. They combine large-scale capabilities with a high level of quality.


Number of people involved in design and production in CNIM Group teams

300 K

Total surface area of CNIM’s production sites worldwide


CNIM’s milling capacity

Systems development

From the definition of needs to the delivery of systems on-site, CNIM supports its clients and takes responsibility for all the key phases of a project. CNIM defines and develops the technologies and methods that best meet the client’s needs and that will also guarantee the performance, cost-effectiveness and safety of its systems. CNIM’s projects typically involve a high degree of complexity.

Expert words

"We're always ready to capitalize on the 4th dimension, by using time as a driver for finding future solutions. Sometimes we're able to formulate technical responses by anticipating how they will come to fruition."


Eric Huet
Laser Mégajoule project manager for CNIM, La Seyne-sur-Mer, France

Industrial Manufacturing

CNIM produces large-scale, high-precision assemblies and component parts – from prototypes to short production runs. The Group has one of France’s leading industrial sites, which is complemented with additional facilities in China and Morocco. The industrial synergy between the 3 sites enable CNIM to deliver products that combine quality with competitiveness. CNIM’s teams are recognized for their know-how in the fields of machining, electron beam welding, boiler-making, composite materials, metallic structures and pressure vessels.

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Expert words

“Today, industrial contractors are looking for suppliers who can produce items better or at lower cost. So the challenge in Europe is to innovate, in order to deliver less expensive technologies”.

Gaetan Cnim

Gaétan Breurec
Engineer, CNIM Industrial Systems, La Seyne-sur-Mer, France


CNIM has been a major supplier of escalators since 1968, specializing in equipment for intensive use – mainly in subways. Most of them are still in use and are recognized for their quality and longevity. CNIM provides the design, installation and spare parts for its escalators, along with dedicated maintenance services for clients in China and Singapore.

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