Fonderie Rey

The Company

Based in the Rhône Alpes region, Foundry REY is specialized in small and medium sized production runs for the production of cast iron parts, since 1960. Its monthly production is about 200 tons.

Foundry and machining shop combined on the same site enables us to support our customers for complete products realization. Thanks to our experience we can produce parts ranging from few grams to 25 kg.

About us

In order to achieve our primary aim of
increasing customer satisfaction, we regularly
invest in high-tech machines.

The DISAMATIC process and its associated equipment's are suited to
achieve high quality castings.

Respectful of our customers but also of the environment, we have introduced
a sustainable development policy rewarded by ISO 14001 certification.

  • 1960 / Foundry is established in Roanne as an unincorporated company.
  • 1968 / Move to the current plant in Commelle Vernay
  • 1971 / Incorporation of the company.
  • 1993 / Beginning of the machining activity
  • 1994 / Noël Rey's two sons over the business
  • 2005 / New shops built for the machining part.
  • 2007 / Purchase of a CMZ lathe fitted with a pallet loader and of the DISAMATIC 2110 MK5 line.
  • 2008 / Purchase of a MODULA vertical storage machine and of a LAEMPE core machine.
  • 2009 / New office building and purchase of an induction furnace
  • 2011 / Purchase of a FONDARC mixer and HELLER horizontal machining centre.
  • 2012 / Purchase of a storage silo
  • 2013 / Purchasing of a new HELLER horizontal machining centre.

Geographical customer's
location and
industrial branches

With over 3000 products and
400 customers, our business is highly diversified.

Today, our products cover 45 different
industrial businesses.

Agricultural equipment 12%
Valves and fittings 11%
Textile industry 11%
Mechanical engineering 10%
Building 9%
Public road network 8%
Crane industry 5%
Packaging 4%
Transmission 4%
Food processing 3%
Trucks industry 2%
Overhead conveyors 2%
Airports 2%
Engines 2%
Vans 2%
Miscellaneous 13%


For us, know how rhymes with quality, so Foundry REY is fully committed to meet safety at work and environmental protection criteria.

Certifications help us to improve continually and to enhance our industry.

In addition to the basic’s ISO 9001 & BS OHSAS 18001, we push to operate a sustainable development policy.

  • L'ISO 14001 / still rare in foundries. This international norm sets out the criteria for an environmental management system. With this tool, we control company’s impact and the protection of the environment.
  • ISO 9001 / Certification of quality management system dedicated to performance and customer satisfaction improvement. This system improves on a perpetual basis the manufacturing processes.
  • BS OHSAS 18001 / Certification of occupational health and safety management system for accident risk management.


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1288 Route touristique
42120 Commelle-Vernay
Tél. : 04 77 68 42 46
Fax : 04 77 68 81 90