Everything begin by a carpentry workshop created by Josette and Louis ESCAFFRE in 1952 in Albi. Them carpentry manufacture activity prosper quickly cause they moved one year after in a local more functional in the Albert Thomas avenue. A radical change intervenes in 1969, when they chose an industrial site in the outside of the city, in Lescure d’Albigeois. This investment will deeply shock the initial activity of carpentry. The business and the wood change became increasingly importants. In 1962, they decided to open an agency of closure Vendôme.
In 1970, a new stage is crossed with the creation of wood and materials trading (gave in 2007), to improve the quality and the service, the Escaffre’s family set a wood treatment autoclave in 1982.
In the 90’s, the kids Robert, Jean-Michel and Bernard took over the direction of the company. In parallel, they developed a manufacture unity of frame traditional and of firm in the Albipôle zone in Terssac in 2005, “Escaffre Production” is born !
Since then, this society inherited of a family know-how in the building and especially in the design and in wood processing. Born of a blank page, it is surrounded by specialists and new technologies to design an unity of modern, reliable, guarantor production of quality. A new generation join them with grand kids Arnaud and Jean.
Today, Escaffre Production society is a major wood processing actor in Albigensian which has managed to preserve its family values, who made the activies during repution the last 70 years.
Within the Albipôle zone, near to the A68 highway, the 26,000 m² industrial site allows to welcome the storage and nessecary machines for wood processing.
Our covered buildings and storage racks can store more than 1,500 m3 of wood in ideal conditions. They also host in a space dedicated to wood treatment by autoclave or soaking.
The carpentry workshop with a surface of 680 m² welcomes more than 20 wood machines in order to realize all your tailor-made requests.
The principal frame building with a surface of 2,000 m² includes the size and the frame assembly, wooden skeleton walls with numerically controlled machines.
Our design office composed by 4 projectors designers using softwares for the calculation, the achievement and manufacture of structural elements like frame, wooden skeleton and a technical help for the carpentry workshop.
We have a numerically controlled machines park, there is few exemples :
Since its creation, Escaffre Bois has been able to show its difference by industrializing wood processing with a maximum of standard wood. From the study to the manufacture, we answer current standarts such as the EUROCODE 5 , the DTU 31.1, 31.2, 31.3 which ensure a perfect structural guaranteed for your projects.