is a French company founded in 1916 and specialized in the manufacturing of machine tools. Located in Saint-Etienne, the brand is now part of the Swiss group Starrag, with headquarters located in Rorschacherberg (canton of St. Gallen), along with other similarly well-known brands such as Bumotec
, Dörries, Droop+Rein
, Heckert, Scharmann
, and SIP.
Berthiez is worldwide famous for its machine tool of the types vertical lathes and high precision grinding machines.
It has also built its international reputation thanks to its retrofit activities, i.e., the replacement of old or obsolete components by new ones.
Today, the French brand counts more than 3,000 machine tools delivered and installed worldwide.
Its main customers are major manufacturers in the aerospace, energy, and bearings production.
Berthiez has developed and maintained a global image thanks to its mastery of the latest technological developments and to relying on highly qualified personnel.
In addition, the brand has always offered its customers counseling services and high-level assistance to enable them increase their productivity and maintain optimum work efficiency.
The machine tools designed and manufactured by Berthiez enjoy an excellent reputation among professionals worldwide, both on the brand-new as on the second-hand market
Berthiez mainly manufactures machine tools of the types CNC vertical lathes
and rotary table CNC surface grinding machines.