AluQuébec - Aluminum

Equipment and specialized suppliers

AluQuébec has mandated the Aluminium Valley Society to set up an “Equipment and Specialized Suppliers” working group. This will enable the organization to share Québec-wide the expertise they acquired while accompanying Saguenay Lac-Saint-Jean aluminium industry equipment suppliers.

Mandate : 

To identify and implement actions that will enable Québec equipment and specialized suppliers to increase their sales world-wide in the aluminium sector.

Objectives : 

  • Facilitate partnering and networking between companies;
  • Compile a list of all supportive governmental programs which could foster business development and to ensure these programs meet supplier needs;
  • Support national and international development by keeping abreast of overseas projects and partnerships;
  • Complete a study of potential markets by sector and country and to develop the required penetration strategy from the Québec suppliers;
  • Develop a platform to communicate the current skills of the Québec suppliers and to share best practices.

Co-chairs : 

  • Patrice Côté, President, Dynamic Concept
  • Éloïse Harvey, President, Mecfor

Members : 

  • Louis Bouchard
  • Robert Bruckert
    Advanced Dynamics
  • Frédéric Julien
    Estampage JPL
  • Rémi Roy
    ​Groupe CANMEC


  • Ted Phenix
    GNA Alutech
  • Jean-Benoît Pineault
    Groupe Réfraco
  • Frédéric Potvin
    IDÉA Contrôle
  • Richard Tremblay
    Charl-Pol Portneuf



FR: Industrie de l'aluminium : une offre clé en main par 10 équipementiers québécois

ENG: Aluminum industry: a turnkey offer by ten Quebec equipment suppliers

ENG, 5 min. : Ten specialized equipment suppliers from Quebec giving you edging competitive solutions worldwide