Carrefour International du Bois

28 | 29 | 30 MAY 2024 – NANTES / FRANCE

28 | 29 | 30 MAY 2024 – NANTES / FRANCE

Olivier chapeau

President of France Poutres and exhibitor at the Carrefour du Bois 2024, answers a few questions.


Can you present your company in a few words?

Our sector: Industrial manufacturer and distributor of timber construction solutions. We have two activities:

  • A structural part aimed for building material dealers with the manufacture of I-beams and the machining of timber construction elements.
  • A part dedicated to industrial clients with planing and machining of solid timber

Number of employees : 44

©France Poutres_Olivier Chapeau Président

What is the Carrefour International du Bois  for you?

The CIB is an essential event for France Poutres in the timber industry, bringing together many actors representing various sectors, from primary processing to construction and fitting. It is a moment of privileged exchanges, shared expertise, and discovering the latest innovations. The CIB contributes to the development and promotion of the timber industry.

Exhibiting at the CIB provides us with visibility, notoriety, and networking opportunities:
– Affirming our position and role within the timber industry
– Presenting our products, services, and ongoing investments
– Establishing new business contacts, meeting potential suppliers, and finding partners for future projects.

Attending the CIB also allows us to stay informed about market trends and innovations in the timber industry.

What are your expectations for this new edition?

This year, we are delighted to unveil our Technical Guide at the CIB. Product characteristics, applications, technical details, and diagrams, everything is there! In a broader sense, by participating in the CIB, we aim to strengthen our presence and competitiveness within the timber industry.

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