Created in 1956 in Thiers, PRECIFORGE started its forging activity with the production of hand tooling parts on drop hammers.

In the 70s, the company focused on the Car Industry , and began to export

Its development keeps on going and the company wins more and more international market shares, realising over 50% of its turnover in export.

Preciforge grew quickly and invested in new production lines such as Maxi presses.


Hot forging on Maxi presses.

Nowadays PRECIFORGE is specialized in the production of hot drop forgings on Maxi presses. The weight range goes from 100 g to 10 kg in medium, large and very large series.

The workshop disposes of 9 Maxi press production lines from 700 to 2 500 tons and realises 90% of its activity in export .Rigorous and qualified , the company knows how to meet all the expectations of its customers, in France and abroad.


Tailor-made products

Preciforge offers high quality services, made to measure and adaptedto the requirements of each purchaser .
We produce forged blanks, semi-manufactured or completed pieces bringing added value as machining or assembling, surface treatment outsourced from local partners.

Our will is to offer the most competitive service:

  • thanks to technical and economical solutions respecting the customers needs and adapted raw material which
  • brings the best mechanical characteristics.


Preciforge key figures
With 9 production lines (presses from 700 to 2 500 tons) our annual capacity is superior to 26 000 tons.We forge standard steels, alloyed, micro alloyed or stainless steels.
Task force
Task force
yearly production of parts
yearly production of parts
15 million
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Transformed tonnage,
steel, stainless steel and aluminium
> 21 000 T
Covered area
Covered area
12 000 m²
Turnover 2019
Turnover 2019
38,5 M€
Our export share reaches 90 % and we supply Car and Truck manufacturers as well as renowned Tier 1

Our certifications

A strict application of manufacturing procedures based on customers’ standards and our certifications IATF16949, ISO 9001,ISO 14001 guarantees a very high level of quality and enabling us to meet the most various needs

Regular audits from our customers bring us an outside view leading us to improve our efficiency.