Amboise/Bully les Mines
The MECACHROME site in Bully les Mines is a remote workshop from the Amboise site.
Creation date: 1979
Sectors of special interest: Aerostructure
- Large-size light alloy mechanical parts (up to 23m)
- Assembly of large-size WP
Customers: Airbus, Airbus Atlantic, Dassault Aviation, Safran
Surface area: 41,200 m²
Industrial capacity (key technologies):
- Machining and multi-spindle machining – 5 HSM axes
- Wet assembly
- Thin coat painting
- Roller burnishing
- 3-point straightening
Landing gear bay
Created in 1979 with a first workshop, then expanded to include a second in 1998, the Mecachrome Amboise site was the group’s headquarters from 2011 to 2021.
Over the last few years, €12M have been invested in new equipment to allow the site to specialize in very large parts (18 machines with 3- to 5-axis gantries, 2 to 4 spindles and 22 3- to 5-axis, single-spindle machining centers).