AFICA, France’s number one copper alloy refinery, is today positioned as THE European reference in terms of brass alloy, as evidenced by its production for export of over 75 %, as well as its collaboration with the biggest names in fittings worldwide (European)
40 employees produce 10,000 tonnes of ingots and bars every year, with sales of over 50 million Euros in 2019.
Founding of AFICA and set up at Isles-sur-Suippe.
Acquisition of the first two electric furnaces
Definitive suppression of the fuel furnaces and acquisition of the 3rd electric furnace
Certification of the quality system with reference standard ISO 9002
Obtaining of the top prize awarded by the French quality movement
Full replacing of the filtration systems/Obtaining of reference standard 14001 (AFAQ)
Launching of the continuous casting installation work
Conducting of the carbon assessment
Obtaining of the OHSAS 18001 certification reference standard
Installation of assistant robot to help smelters
Robotisation of polishing
Installation of two new assistant robots to help smelters