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FMGC Solution Keeps in Place France’s 1st Offshore Wind Turbine   FMGC, the European leader in the manufacture of cast iron counterweights for various industries, has participated in one of the most revolutionary France’s projects – the 1st floating offshore wind turbine– Floatgen....
The Creation of Next Academy In the Spotlight   Charles de Forges at 3DPrint   Spartacus3D was present at the annual 3DPrint exhibition in Lyon on June 5th, 6th and 7th. During this show, the startup headed by Charles de Forges welcomed existing and new visitors at the...
New Opportunities for FMGC The FMGC team at ICOE 2018   In early June 2018, the ICOE (International Conference on Ocean Energy, an international fair dedicated to Marine Renewable Energies) was held in Cherbourg. As a developer and manufacturer of innovative solutions for the...
Smart Maintenance for Improved Performance     After the successful Club Maintenance Day at Setforge Estamfor in February this year, another Setforge entity – Setforge L’Horme is inviting professionals to discover the countless advantages of smart maintenance with the next-gen...
Employees Are Company’s Most Precious Asset   After the devastating 2008/2009 due to the world’s financial crisis, FMGC has been continuously stabilizing its position at the metalworking market. The foundry has become the European leader in the manufacture of cast iron counterweights and...
The Foundry Is Continuously Investing in Its Employees Knowing the power of well-trained employees, FMGC is continuously investing in making its workforce more efficient, more motivated and more confident. The last training follows the initiative of the CQPM – a French Metallurgy Certificate...
Next-Gen CMMS for Improved Maintenance Performance   FMGC regularly participates at meetings between regional professionals to present and exchange best practices. The last meeting was held on October, 13 when Mobility Work – the maintenance management platform deployed at the foundry,...
320 Shells to Fix and Secure the Electricity Cable The Laying of the FMGC Protecting and Ballasting Shells   On September 28, the French company Enedis, managing 95% of the public electricity distribution network of continental France, installed 320 submarine protecting and ballasting...
Lightweight Forged Parts for Reduced CO2 Emissions The Lightweight Forging Initiative started in 2013 when international forging and steel manufacturers joined forces to investigate lightweight design potential. The strict EU emission requirements are prompting manufacturers to reduce the CO2...
Cast Iron Counterweights Keep in Place a Floating Wind Turbine   As a part of its MRE diversification, the European leader in cast iron counterweights and ballast solutions – FMGC, has successfully designed and manufactured customized clump weights for a pioneering offshore project....

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