JFG – Manufacturer of metallic gaskets and parts by cutting and stamping

Since 1930, Joints Fournel et Garnier has developed its activity from the region of Saint-Etienne to all other France and foreign countries. Over the years, we have become one of the top European leaders in static sealing and expert in cutting and stamping.

 

More than just a subcontractor, we have developed our knowledge on various departments to propose a reactive and faultless service:

Tooling, method, sales, logistic and quality.

Business areas

Joints Fournel et Garnier is present in various business areas :

 

  • Sealing : agrifood, automotive, petrochemical, energy production, iron and steel metallurgy…
  • Cutting and stamping  : automotive, automotive, building, special equipments, electrotechnical, healthcare, trucks…

3 Production sites in Saint-Etienne

 

  • The Bernay Headquarters in Saint-Etienne is composed of offices and a workshop. On this site, we produce metallic gaskets and parts for aerospace and industry.
  • The Montmartre production site in Saint-Etienne is specialized in automotive production and qualified TS 16949.
  • The Montrambert production site in La Ricamarie is specialized in the manufacturing of cutting and stamping parts for all sectors.

History

Since 1930, our company has adapted itself to the evolution of the market and technology.

Discover the important dates of JFG :

1930

1930

M. Jean FOURNEL et Auguste GARNIER créent la société, dans un petit atelier, où ils confectionnent ensemble des joints en feutre pour les moyeux de bicyclettes.
1962

1962

M. Antoine FOURNEL prend la succession de son père et la direction de l'entreprise.
1966

1966

La société déménage et s'installe sur le site de l'actuel siège social. C'est à cette époque que commencent les productions en grandes séries pour l'automobile.
1991

1991

M Jean-François FOURNEL prend la direction de l'entreprise.
1992

1992

Ouverture d'un 2ème site de production réservé au découpage en grandes séries avec outils à poinçons multiples, nécessitant l'emploi de 5 personnes. L'effectif à cette période est de 35 salariés.
1996

1996

La société obtient la certification ISO 9002 pour l'ensemble de ses activités.
1999

1999

Obtention de la certification ISO 14001 : La société devient la 1ère PME indépendante de la Loire à obtenir ce type de certificat.
2002

2002

Obtention de la certification TS 16949 version 1999 (référenciel Automobile) pour le site de Montmartre.
2008

2008

Mise en place d'un système de lavage de classe 1 sur le site de Montmartre.
2011

2011

La société ADO, spécialiste en découpage emboutissage est intégrée à Joints Fournel et Garnier.
2012

2012

Ouverture d'un 3ème site de production à la Ricamarie réservé au découpage emboutissage.
2014

2014

Rachat de la société AMP ECTM, spécialisée dans la réalisation de pièces et d’outils pour l’opération de découpage emboutissage.
2017

2017

Acquisition d’un laser fibre TRUMPF.
2017

2017

Investment in a fiber laser cutting
2014

2014

Acquisition of AMP ECTM, specialized in tooling manufacturing and in cutting and stamping
2012

2012

Opening of a 3rd production site specialized in cutting and stamping parts at La Ricamarie.
2011

2011

The company ADO which is specialized in cutting and stamping parts is integrated by Joints Fournel et Garnier.
2008

2008

Installation of a class 1 washing system at Montmartre.
2002

2002

TS 16949 / 1999 certificate for the automotive premises.
1999

1999

New computer aided production system to improve organization ISO 14001 certificate for the global company.
1996

1996

ISO 9001 certificate for the global company.
1992

1992

A second premise opened dedicated to mass production for automotive industry.
1991

1991

Jean-François FOURNEL became general manager of the company after his father.
1966

1966

The company moved to nowdays headquarter. Production for automotive industry started at this time.
1962

1962

Antoine FOURNEL became general manager of the company after his father.
1930

1930

Jean FOURNEL and Auguste GARNIER set up a small workshop to manufacture gaskets for bicycle.

Iso approach

Our global approach on quality, environment and the car industry has allowed us to be certified ISO 9001, ISO 16949, ISO 14001

 

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