What do we do at FDB?
Exhaust manifolds, suspension arms, differential cases, exhaust pipes or again steering knuckles, the Foundry of Brittany, installed in Caudan since 1965, is specialized in safety parts in cast iron production for car industry, raw and machined.
Company joins Renault Group in 2009, now a 100% subsidiary.
From 2010 to 2016, 92 millions of euros were invested, especially in a new line of molding and finition (automate line) and modernization of the machining workshop.
The investment concerns also on improvement of working conditions, ergonomics and environment with new equipment such as ventilation and extraction devices, handling aid… .
The updating continues especially with new digitally controlled pre-machining centers, in order to have a complete supply-chain including foundry, finition and machining.