The partners of Factory5

A set of connected skills

Smartfactory Partners

ESPI Sàrl
ESPI Sàrl
Since 1996, ESPI has been designing and producing innovative hardware and software solutions for the control and monitoring of machine tools to maximize the profitability of parts production.
Creative and flexible, attentive to the markets, ESPI was created by Fabrice and Joël Moreau, the latter being active in the field of workshop dimensional control since 1973.
The objective is to design the best self-checking solutions adapted to the evolutions of increasingly high-performance machine tools, capable of machining an entire complex and precise part in a few minutes. The company's know-how comes from the capitalization and transmission of a long experience, enriched today by the talent of its team of engineers, highly qualified to continue writing its history oriented towards the connected factory of the future.
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Factory5 - ©CHIRON Swiss SA
Factory5 - ©CHIRON Swiss SA
MECATIS has a long history of product and machine development expertise. It helps companies to migrate to Industry 4.0. It is able to produce intelligent machines, connected according to the Micro5 model or according to new desires and needs. Its multidisciplinary and connected team is able to produce SMART machines. Thanks to its experience and innovative spirit, MECATIS offers solutions to facilitate the application and transform the technical and "soft" management of its customers.

Thanks to the Factory5 and the Micro5, MECATIS asserts its innovative experience and its focus on collaboration and connectivity. By working mainly with the Factory5 platform, MECATIS is able to offer solutions outside its field of expertise by capturing the strengths of the industrial market experts who use the Factory5.
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Apps & Shop Partners

BIG KAISER Präzisionswekzeuge AG
BIG KAISER Präzisionswekzeuge AG
Founded in 1948, the company develops, produces and distributes high-quality precision tool solutions and systems for the automotive, military/aerospace and energy industries as well as for the microtechnology sector such as the medical, electronics and watchmaking industries.

The company has locations in Switzerland, Germany and the United States. The product range is manufactured exclusively in Switzerland and Japan and comprises more than 20,000 precision tools, all of which meet the highest quality standards.

A pioneer in precision, performance, innovation and service, BIG KAISER has its own production of digital display dials and direct electronic measuring devices for high-performance digital boring heads, which ensure absolute setting accuracy and eliminate operating errors. BIG KAISER is part of the family-owned BIG Daishowa Group, which employs 900 people worldwide.
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Louis Bélet SA
Louis Bélet SA
Since 1948, Louis Bélet SA has been manufacturing cutting tools in tungsten carbide (hard metal), ceramic or PCD. The one hundred and fifty people in this family business are constantly in search of the best tools and the best service to offer their customers.

Creative, technically, ecologically and socially efficient, Louis Bélet is a reference in the manufacture of form milling cutters, generation hobbing tools and micro tools. Louis Bélet SA has been ISO 9001 and 14001 certified since 2002.
MW programmation SA
MW programmation SA
Founded in 1986 by Marcel Weber, MW Programmation SA is a family company specialized in the field of CAD/CAM (Alphacam). It employs about twenty collaborators who are at your service in order to optimize your production as well as possible.

MW Programmation SA has more than 1000 customers working in various fields such as mechanics, watchmaking, medical, wood, synthetic and schools. This allows the company to have a rich experience in a large number of fields. Thanks to its knowledge, it will be able to advise you and help you in the choices to be made for your production.

With more than 30 years of experience and with a wide choice of software and services, MW Programming SA can, according to your needs, be your contact for your entire CAD/CAM - DNC production line.
New Ingenia
New Ingenia
New Ingenia SA is the distributor of high-quality Bosch Rexroth® products and profiles for French-speaking Switzerland.

The company designs, assembles and assembles assemblies such as ergonomic workstations, fairings, chassis, transport and storage systems. It also develops and produces customised furniture and equipment combining design, ergonomics and technology.

The achievements of New Ingenia SA are designed and developed to improve the comfort and ergonomics of users.

New Ingenia SA favours short circuits and the local economy, as well as :▪ Less than 1km separates the company from its suppliers and subcontractors,▪ His entire catalogue is designed and assembled in Delémont, in the heart of the Jura mountains.
Odoo SA
Odoo SA
Odoo is a suite of professional and open source applications covering all your company's needs: CRM, eCommerce, accounting, inventory, point of sale, project management, etc. The added value of Odoo is to be both very easy to use and fully integrated.

Odoo's open source model gives us leverage with thousands of developers and market experts to build hundreds of applications in just a few years. With a solid technical foundation, Odoo's structure is unique. It provides an exceptional user-friendliness that can be found in all apps.

Improvements made to Odoo's usability are automatically applied in all integrated applications. In this way, Odoo evolves faster than any other solution.
Sylvac SA
Sylvac SA
Sylvac has more than 40 years of know-how and experience in the field of dimensional measurement. The products developed and manufactured in Switzerland bear the "Swiss Made" label, a guarantee of world-renowned quality and at the same time meet the standards. The design team develops innovative, ergonomic and durable instruments. Sylvac has a global presence, based on a network of high-performance agents able to provide local support in more than 40 countries.

In order to respond to a growing demand for traceability of controls, the instruments are equipped with a data output allowing direct connection, with or without cable. The comparators with data transmission by Bluetooth signal developed by Sylvac mark the beginning of a new era in the field of quality control and confirm its leading position in this market.
TIG SA
TIG SA
Specialized in sheet metal working TIG SA makes rhyme precision and industrialization in subcontracting in sheet metal work and machined mechanically welded.

From design to global service, the company is involved in a permanent collaboration through its activities: studies, laser cutting and punching, bending, milling, welding, blank assembly, treatment and decoration, final assembly.

Know-how, technological mastery and innovation are the company's mottos to meet the specific needs of each project.
Tecnopinz SA
Tecnopinz SA
Tecnopinz is world-renowned in the design and manufacture of high-precision tool clamping systems. Tecnopinz offers the market its own range of products, as well as the ability to completely customize them or develop new ones according to the specific needs of each customer.

The solid and up-to-date skills as well as the use of state-of-the-art technologies in production and control, allow Tecnopinz to offer a fast, flexible and efficient manufacturing system, able to satisfy multiple reference markets, ranging from the transfer machine industry to the watchmaking industry; from the manufacture of writing instruments to the electronics industry.
Yerly Mécanique SA
Yerly Mécanique SA
Yerly Mécanique is able to propose optimal solutions for the equipment of transfer machine lines. Integrated palletizing and clamping system. Its experience in watchmaking, micromechanics, medical technology and aeronautics enables it to offer a wide variety of clamping means: jaws, chucks, vices, clamps, plating, clamping, vacuum, etc ...

It also produces identical clamping systems for: lathes, milling machines, machining centres, polishing machines, transfer machines, robots, etc... Its aim is to increase productivity thanks to the flexibility of the tooling.

Yerly also provides precision sub-contracting thanks to a wide range of machines for turning, milling, cylindrical and plane grinding, honing, laser engraving, for small and medium series as well as assembly of mechanical assemblies.

Institutional
Partners

CIMARK
CIMARK
CimArk's mission is to develop products and services that provide concrete support to SMEs, start-ups, public authorities, universities and institutions. All this with the aim of strengthening competitiveness by increasing the degree of innovation.

CimArk provides support to SMEs in their search for competitiveness and professional support to start-ups. Thanks to a vast network of regional, national and international expertise, CimArk answers the questions of any entrepreneur concerned about the smooth running of his business.
Fondation Suisse pour le climat
Fondation Suisse pour le climat
The Swiss Climate Foundation is a joint foundation of various service companies. It is therefore a voluntary initiative of the economy for the economy.

It supports small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). It has no obligation towards the Confederation and can therefore also finance small projects with a simple and rapid contribution of a few hundred or thousands of francs.

The Swiss Climate Foundation supports projects in the economic sector with funds from its business community.
Haute Ecole Arc HE-ARC
Haute Ecole Arc HE-ARC
Created in 2004 in order to bring together the UAS forces of the cantons of the Jura Arc, the HE-Arc today welcomes more than 3000 students, professors and collaborators on its main training campuses in Neuchâtel and Delémont as well as within its applied research and development units in the Bernese Jura and the Neuchâtel mountains.

Driven by a desire for innovation, creativity, dynamism and transparency, it pursues the main missions entrusted to the universities by the Confederation in the fields of education and research.

Thanks to the skills of its teaching staff, the diversity of its training courses and the quality of its facilities, the Haute Ecole Arc is a recognised player and a privileged partner of the industrial, political, academic and institutional worlds.
Solar Impulse - World alliance for efficient solutions
Solar Impulse - World alliance for efficient solutions
The Global Alliance for Efficient Solutions brings together start-ups, companies, institutions and organisations that produce, implement or support the use of sustainable and clean technologies. Together, members share experiences by creating synergies to improve the global value chain and demonstrate concrete solutions to achieve environmental goals.

The association is registered under Swiss law, with its main office in Lausanne, the alliance is a non-profit company. In order to guarantee its independence, members must sign the alliance's charter which defines the values and principles to be followed.

It is the Solar Impulse Foundation that founded the Global Alliance for Efficient Solutions. The alliance is entirely managed and founded by its partners and private donors. It also benefits from the various communication channels of the Solar Impulse Foundation.
Swiss Smart Factory
Swiss Smart Factory
Together with its partners from industry and research, the Swiss Smart Factory forms an ecosystem of partners that, through collaboration, brings unique innovations related to Industry 4.0 to life.

In order to understand, grasp and exploit the potential of Industry 4.0, a broadly interdisciplinary approach to research and innovation is required. In addition to the technical basis, knowledge of applications, business models and other framework conditions is required.

The Swiss Smart Factory provides a platform for these interdisciplinary issues and promotes urgently needed collaborations between industry, the scientific community and politics in order to actively negotiate the digital shift.