CMD, the leading French supplier of mechanical power transmission equipment.
CMD, founded by André Citroën in 1901, became part of Groupe CIF in 2005.
Groupe CIF is a privately owned group founded in 1831, in Bussy, near Joinville, that currently has a headcount of over 1500 employees.
Expert in high torque, low speed power transmission, CMD provides solutions that advance industrial projects all over the world in many business sectors, particularly in energy, metallurgy, sugar processing and in the mining, cement and rubber industries.
CMD designs, develops, produces, installs and provides maintenance of power transmission solutions adapted to the specific requirements of each customer.
CMD is the number one manufacturer of mechanical transmission equipment in France, with two production facilities and a headcount of 400 employees, 50 of which are engineers. We combine both technological capability and the fast reactivity of an SME.
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CMD, over one hundred years of experience.
Création Engrenages Citroën
Création par André Citroën des Engrenages Citroën à Paris.Read more
Citroën Gear creation
Citroën Gears created by André Citroën.Read more
Création Réducteurs Messian
Création par Robert Messian du site de Cambrai pour son activité réducteurs.Read more
Messian Gearbox creation
Cambrai site is created by Robert Messian for his gearbox activity.Read more
Création Réducteurs Durand
Paul Durand lance son entreprise à Nevers.Read more
Durand Gearbox creation
Paul Durand sets up its company in Nevers.Read more
Fusion entre les Engrenages Citroën et les Réducteurs Messian.Read more
Merger between Citroën gears and Messian gearboxes.Read more
Citroën – Messian rachète l’entreprise Durand et devient CMD.Read more
Citroën-Messian takes over Durand company, and becomes CMD.Read more
CMD rejoint le groupe CIF
CMD rejoint le groupe CIF.Read more
CMD joins Groupe CIF
CMD joins Groupe CIF.Read more
CMD, renowned and certified quality.
At CMD, we always focus on satisfying customer requirements and we are also aware of our responsibilities as a company with regards to our staff, our customers and with regards to our planet. CMD has an integrated Quality, Environmental, Safety and Energy Management System which is certified ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 and ISO 50001.
This multi-site certification for all its entities, obtained in partership with LRQA auditing body, strengthens Groupe CIF in its confidence to carry on with the challenge of remaining a key player in precision mechanics field.