BOEHM, over a century of expertise

A family story

BOEHM was founded by Antoine Boehm in 1920, an era of aviation and automobile pioneers, which generated a lot of passion for mechanics and inventions The company, which started as a mechanical subcontractor for bar turning, has become manufacturer and specialist of hollow punches for now 4 generations

A recognised brand

With its know-how and the evolution of the demand of its customers, the company registers its own brand BOEHM and offers a wide range of diameters and punch sets. Based in the Saint-Etienne region, the birthplace of armoury, cycle and tool industries, BOEHM has been manufacturing tools for over 100 years, and the quality of its products is unanimously recognised by its customers.

The reference on the market

Since it was founded, the company has continued to evolve, enhancing the performance of its industrial facilities and its products: the acquisition of increasingly high-performance machines and the ingenuity of its tools, recognised by a number of patents, have led it to become the reference in this market. Its dynamism and performance have been recognised through a number of awards, including the "Dynamique Artisanale" award in 1999 and the "Stars et Métiers" award in 2015 (Prix Banque Populaire).

A committed company

With a dynamic and rigorous team, the company is committed to the quality of its products and its production process, to protect the health and safety of its employees and to control its environmental impact. The company has 3 certifications:

- ISO 9001 quality
- Health, Safety ISO 45001
- Environment ISO 14001

A worldwide presence

80% of turnover is export, one of the particular features of BOEHM. BOEHM, present at the International Tool Fair in Cologne, Germany, is present in over 50 countries worldwide, and works with most of the world's leading hand tool manufacturers. Its export performances have twice been recognized with the "Keys to Export" award (silver key in 2014 and gold key in 2018) by the OUTILEX association of French tool manufacturers.

BOEHM is an active member of several associations
BOEHM is supported by the Auvergne Rhônes-Alpes region as part of its development projects

* Customer satisfaction rate: number of customer returns/number of boxes sold in 2023