Our history

Key dates of company development.

Timeline

1954
January 1

Creation in Jura

SAVIMEX has historical focused on manufacturing eyeglass, especially corrective lenses.

The adventure has naturally started in Jura, the heart of French eyewear industry.

1980
January 1

Moving to Grasse

In 1980’s, the company moved to Grasse with new outlooks.

This way, main activity has shifted to moto and safety visors in polycarbonate.

2006
January 1

Change in ownership

In 2006, a new board invested in the company with the desire to strongly develop markets of plastic optics.

It’s now targeting on image projection.

Markets

The company focuses on three main markets:

VISORS - FACE PROTECTION

IMAGE PROJECTION - HUD

OPTICAL PRECISION SYSTEMS

R&D

R&D activity is at the heart of company strategy according to 4 axes:

  • – Optical computing
  • – Towards products / systems range
  • – Design of test benches
  • – Development of new processes