Avenel,
a family business

25 november 1944

Company formed by Mr. Auguste AVENEL,
at 30 Bd Gambetta in ROUEN.
His business activity was then the repair of engines
of all capacities and technical features.

1948

Activity extended to Industrial Electrical Services.

1952

Activity extended to include Street Lighting.

1953

Activity extended to include Public Railway Works and electricity.

1956

Activity extended to include Civil Engineering
for Public Railway Works.

1970

Activity extended to include Signalling.

1987

Branch set up in Paris - Ile de France.
Activity extended to include Low Currents.

1988

Move to DARNETAL.

1993

Activity extended to include
Computing (cabling, equipment networks).

1998

1st AVENEL website created.

2000

ISO 9001 certification (Quality).

2001

ISO 14001 certification (Environment).
AVENEL is the 1st French electrical services company to be certified.

2007

OHSAS 18001 certification (safety).

2008

Branch set up in RENNES.

2009

NMA Sud-Ouest set up in MONTAUBAN.

2011

AVENEL Thermique is founded.
Purchase of ABEN in CAEN.

2012

AVENEL Couverture is founded.

2013

AVENEL Énergie, AVENEL VDI
and AVENEL Infra are founded.

2014

70th anniversary.
Inauguration of new premises for
NMA Sud Ouest in MONTAUBAN

 

2015

Construction of new head office