Company Profile

Since 1947, Amphenol Socapex has prescribed, designed and manufactured reliable and innovative interconnection solutions for harsh environments, specializing in standard and customized electrical and fiber optic connectors, contacts, accessories and cabling solutions.

Located in the Mont Blanc region of France and Pune in India, Amphenol Socapex has a presence in over 100 countries around the world.

Amphenol Socapex is part of Amphenol Corporation.

Corporate Fact Sheets

600+ employees

Net Sales 2017 : 65,3 M€
64% Export - 36% France

Two facilities :
Thyez (France),
Pune (India)

 

Integrated Production in France & India

  • 11 000 m2  manufacturing capacity on 2 sites 
  • Design centers in France and India
  • State-of-the-art manufacturing technology

Thyez, France

Pune, India

 

Our markets

Communication Systems - Radios -
C4ISR / Ground vehicles - Vetronics /
Marine / Missiles

Commercial & military / Avionics /
Engines / Landing gear / Actuators

Oil & Gas / Railways / Stage lighting

 

Workshop

In-house molding, machining, plating and assembly capabilities within our two facilities in France and India give us the ability to manange all types of volume with consistent quality

Molding

Over the years, Amphenol Socapex has built a solid expertise in elastomer, thermoplastic and thermoset molding. For every project, we carefully oversee the mold design, build and maintenance, as well as determine the best material and process for the project in order to have a cost effective production. 

 

Machining

The machining operations can manufacture cylindrical shells from 10 to 90 mm in diameter and rectangular shells. We employ highly skilled personnel, who use state of the art machining equipment to ensure innovative and quality products. 

 

Screw machining

The screw-machining operations can manufacture cylindrical production parts up to 10 mm in diameter. Our experience with many differnet materials including bronze, brass, steel, stainless steel gives us insight to select the proper tools and provide you with optimum results. 

 

Plating

With state of the art equipments for contacts' plating, Amphenol Socapex plating workshop also offer plating with cadmium, Nickel, silver and gold plating in Barrel reel to reel plating with selective stripe with nickel and gold for small contacts, connectors, shells and accessories. 

 

Assembly

The assembly takes place both in France and India at either manual, semi-automatic or automatic assembly lines. We offer our customers the possibility of putting together sub-assembly, harnessing, bonding along with marking for both small and large volumes.

 

Our Certifications

2008

Thyez & Pune
Certified Management System Quality

2009
Thyez & Pune
Certified Management System
Aeronautical market

Edition 3
Thyez
Certified Management System
NATO

2004
Thyez
Certified Management System
Environment

Our History 

1947

- Socapex creation in Suresnes, France
- 1st radio connector

1956-57

- Manufacturing unit in Cluses (74), France
- Thomson-CSF becomes primary shareholder

Early 1960's

- 1st “licence Bendix” manufactured connectors
- SL Series launch

 

1973

- New factory 13 000 m2 in Thyez (74) France with 250 people

 

1975

- Production of 38999 connectors

 

1986

- Amphenol becomes primary shareholder

 

1995-96

- Expanded Beam connector CTOS launch
- Headquarters transferred to Thyez

 

2004

- RJ Field launch, “Award Electronica”

 

2005

- Opening of manufacturing site in Pune, India

 

2010's  

- LuxBeamTM and HDAS launch

 

Our membership

 

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