Manufacturer of winches and suspended platforms for more than 90 years

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Company

Safety at the very top

An experience recognised for over 90 years:

FIXATOR, manufacturer of hoists and suspended cradles for over 90 years, designs temporary suspended scaffolds, individual cradles and attachment systems for façade works on buildings of large height.
FIXATOR also manufactures a wide range of electric hoists, manual hoists and pneumatic hoists intended for industrial use, for personnel lifting or equipment lifting applications.

A continuous research for solutions and a certified quality approach:

FIXATOR has two Research and Development Centres that design custom-made suspended platforms, suspension beams and custom-made parapet clamps, hoists and control cabinets on request, in order to meet the requirements of industrialists.

The Research and Development department relies on the expertise of its engineers and technicians to design adapted products which comply with customer expectations and current regulations.

FIXATOR is certified ISO 9001 in its last version 2015.

History

Over 90 years of expertise

Fixator - 1924
1924
FIXATOR was a small workshop located in PARIS, manufacturing cables for aviation. It was at this time that the FIXATOR brake system was...
Fixator - 1934
1934
The first scaffold hoist was developed. The reconstruction of France after the Second World War, required the production of equipment for lifting...
Fixator - 1965
1965
FIXATOR began production of the first motorised hoists. FIXATOR became a subsidiary of CFAO, then LAHO Equipment
Fixator - 1999
1999
FIXATOR was acquired by Bruno PATRON , and the company began with a new impetus, opening to the world and technological innovation.
Fixator - 2005
2005
Under the leadership of Bruno PATRON, FIXATOR filed a patent for the FIXEO system, a new type of platform suspended from masts. That same...
Fixator - 2009
2009
FIXATOR files a patent for an automatic levelling system for suspended platforms. The invention, eliminated mercury bulbs from the electrical...
Fixator - 2011
2011
FIXATOR patented the electronic overload NEO System used to equip the new range of electric hoists. At the same time, FIXATOR launched its...
Fixator - 2013
2013
The subsidiary FIXATOR ASIA were outstanding during the construction of the Shanghai Centre - Shanghai (China) - at a height of 632 meters, on...
Fixator - 2014
2014
FIXATOR filed a patent for a portable climb assist system intended primarily design for the wind power industry but also for all structures...

Fixator's values

A message from the President

Bruno PATRON

Bruno Patron
Chairman of Fixator

Spirit of innovation, expertise, openness to the world and team spirit are the values ​​that truly define FIXATOR. They guide our daily actions and provide a framework for the implementation of our projects to serve our customers. These are the values ​​of the men and women committed to the development of FIXATOR, working with a single objective: the complete satisfaction of our customers.

Our values

Our mission: to provide professionals with the right height access systems. For over 90 years, FIXATOR has focused on customer needs and designs reliable, easy to use and very safe lifting equipment.

We develop technological innovations to reduce the difficulty encountered by working men and women and to increase the profitability of projects.

Our products are designed according to the 2006/42/EC Machine directive and approved by a notified body. All FIXATOR services are performed according to the ISO 9001 standard, version 2015 certified by LRQA.

FIXATOR values:

  • Customer satisfaction
  • Innovative spirit
  • Know-how
  • Openness to the world
  • Team spirit

The team

Team

FIXATOR, French manufacturer of hoists and suspended platforms for more than 90 years, employs 25 people at its production site in Saint Barthélémy d'Anjou (49 - Maine et Loire - France).

Our President: Bruno PATRON

A Lawyer in PARIS for 11 years, and CEO of the company COMAFRIQUE for 7 years, Bruno PATRON is the President of FIXATOR since 1999. Deeply involved in the local economic fabric, he is an elected member of Maine et Loire Chamber of Commerce and he is advisor to the National Committee of French Foreign Trade. 

Bruno PATRON is a Chevalier in the Order of the Legion of Honour.

Equipes Fixator

The sales team

Arnaud
BRUNET

France Sales Manager

Charles
BOUILLERCE

Export Sales Manager

Céline
LE BOURDIEC

sales Assistant

Jessica
PINEAU

Sales Assistant

Lucie
LAMBERT-BREXEL

Marketing and Communication Manager

The R & D team

Myrtil
OUVRARD

Industrial Director

Emmanuel
LUSSEAU

Project Manager

Augustin
CAILLEAU

Project Manager

The production team

Philippe
JOUBERT

Production Manager

Philippe
AURILLARD

Foreman

Christophe
MASSONNEAU

Responsible for scheduling

Nicolas
JAGUELIN

Responsable de taller

Specialist workers
14 technicians

Woodturning milling machine, welders, mechanics, electrical mechanics, electricians, logistical support

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