Design, manufacture and market smart & connected lighting solutions.
R&D team and a certified laboratory
market segments :
road & tunnel
sport & area
Syndicat de l'éclairage
m² of factory
millions €, turnover
units assembled per year
Grolleau - Europhane Africa
HQ - industrial & logistics site
Construction of the factoryin Les Andelys, in charge of lighting by Holophane, a company specializing in the design, manufacture and marketing of optical blocks for the automotive industry.
Creation of the Europhane brand to market lighting equipment.
The company has gained and built its reputation in the outdoor lighting market, thanks to the design of prismatic pressed glass reflectors.
The company is acquired by Thorn EMI, took the name of Thorn Europhane whose Andelys site becomes Thorn Lighting International’s factory dedicated to outdoor lighting and the French commercial subsidiary..
Thorn Europhane joins the Zumtobel group with the acquisition of Thorn Lighting and the Andelys site became the international expertise center in outdoor lighting for the group.
Since then, this competence center (Industrial/R&D/Marketing) has gradually converted its product portfolio from traditional technologies combining reflectors and discharge lamps to the new and growing LED technology.
The plant and the laboratory became an independent company, registered as Europhane, and joined the Active’Invest group in October the same year.
Today, Europhane designs, manufactures and markets intelligent & connected outdoor lighting solutions and services for cities. Its agile organization and know-how allow the company to combine diversity of the offer and competitiveness by offering systems made in France, with high standards in quality for its customers.
The company obtains ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications. The TechITsmart by EUROPHANE brand is created in order to commercialize a smart & connected public lighting offer.
Acquisition of Novaday, which becomes Novaday by EUROPHANE. The brand markets smart & connected lighting solutions to major private industrial and logistics accounts.