CGR is a world supplier for springs and metal parts dedicated to automotive, medical devices, electronics and electromechanical devices, house appliances from small to large series.
Constantly increasing, CGR Group has achieved about 120 million € turnover with about 1000 people based in 14 production sites in 2014.
Settled in 4 continents, we accompany our customers in their international development. We have factories in France, Spain, Germany, Poland, China, Mexico and Brazil.
We produce all kinds of springs (wire springs and flat springs), cold forming:
- Wire springs from 0,06 mm (specialty in micro springs). Cleaning process according to automotive and medical industry standards.
Kind of parts: compression, torsion, tension and wire formed springs, micro and mini springs.
- Flat springs: cutting and bending of steel strip springs with dimensions from 0,05 x 5 mm to 2 x 150 mm, coating: silver, gold, ... (multi-axis machines: high speed press, special machines, rolling mills).
Kind of parts: flat springs, connectors and specialized cut parts, constant force springs, push-pull, spiral springs.
- Cold forming: round and flat wire parts, tubes, cables, sub-assembly with plastic parts, stamped parts, in house tooling and specific robotic machines, with integrated automatic control.
Kind of parts: car wiper arms/rods, cables and connectors, tube formed parts, exhaust support, sub-assemblies.
- European leader in design and production of all kinds of Aerospace springs in order to meet customer requirements.
We also have a Spring Service Division dedicated to the manufacture of one single part or of limited series for all kinds of companies and for Prototype and Maintenance departments of majors groups.
Leaning on Group experts, the reactive and autonomous CGR teams support our customers on each step of their projects, from the conception of the product until the just-in-time delivery.
We are organized in divisions and skill centers, every product specialist uses calculation and test ways allowing us to define, calculate and test requested parts and sub-assemblies.
In order to reach excellence and productivity, CGR Group owns the best manufacturing equipment in terms of standard machines, specific toolings and custom machines developed in our factories.
In house professional training programs prepare the specialists who will become the elite of the spring industry.
Always stimulated by the search for productivity and quality improvement, CGR Group's production units apply the Total Quality and Lean Manufacturing tools (5S - TPM - SMED - PDCA - QRQC - 8D, ...). This policy has led to the obtention of many quality certifications: ISO 9001, ISO/TS 16949, EN 9100, ISO 14001.
We also use a structured improvement method which is the KAIZEN attitude.
We keep a close communication with our customers during the whole process to get the best results.
Today one of our aims is to develop the medical field, Orthodontic field as our specialized factories have the capability to manufacture a wide range of parts dedicated to this field.