Our history

The birth of COMSIP goes back to 1949, discover our history.

1949 : Creation at Vesinet (Ile-de-France). COMSIP automation is positioned on the niche of tooling specific to the oil industry (straps, special pliers) and then in instrumentation. COMSIP, which originally means Construction, Tooling, Special Machinery for the Oil Industry is expanding its activities in the nuclear sector.
1957 : The company designs and implements the regulating and instrumentation unit of the plant in Marcoule (Gard) and then the plant of Pierrelatte (Drôme) in 1959. It then installs the distributed control system of the first French nuclear power plants.
1960 : COMSIP exported and worked in Hassi-Messaoud in Algeria, which marked the beginning of a major development in exports in oil and gas.
1975 : COMSIP bought the company Bailey and became a major player in industrial control systems
1978 : COMSIP established a permanent training center : CATEX
1979 : The company intervenes on the site of Kourou and participates in the launch of Ariane 1.
1980 : CGEE ALSTHOM takes control of COMSIP Enterprise and all its subsidiaries, especially internationally.
1988 : The ALSPA-ZS is launched, a system that deal with all regulation, automation and driving.
1989 : CGEE ALSTHOM change its name to CEGELEC. COMSIP becomes over the years a department of CEGELEC specialized in technical assistance.
2010 : CEGELEC is consolidated in the accounts of VINCI Group
2014 : COMSIP becomes a full-fledged company, entirely dedicated to technical assistance.