Who are we ?

Family business founded in 1870 in Lagnieu (France), Balloffet is one of the world leaders in the manufacturing of diamond wire drawing dies and precision tools, and a specialist in the machining of ultra hard materials.

145 Years of Quality « made in France » for wire drawing dies, precision tools and equipment for control and maintenance of dies.

With its extensive experience and expertise in constant evolution, Balloffet manufactures dies and precision tools in the industries for wires, cables, tubes, rods and metal profiles in the diameter range of 0.003 mm up to 35 mm.

Focused on its customers, Balloffet offers a large range of services from training technicians for dies stock management, die-shop assistance, dies repairing, and Balloffet equipment using.

A forerunner in advanced technologies such as diamond machining with laser and ultrasonics, Balloffet also produces a full range of extrusion tools for cable manufacturing, precision parts for optical fiber, enamelling, guiding and coating of metallic or abrasive wires, coating of special textiles or the injection of fluids at very high pressures.
ISO 9001 v2008 approved, the company has :
  • an integrated R& D department
  • an approved training center
  • a die repair unit

Internationally focused company

Avec ses filiales, Balloffet est présent dans le monde entier: Etats Unis, Royaume Uni, Allemagne et France
Ever closer to its customers, Balloffet has three subsidiaries abroad (UK, USA, Germany) and over 25 representatives throughout the world, which allows 90% of its production to be exported and be fully aware of customer needs.

Working materials such as mono and polycrystalline industrial diamond, tungsten carbide, special steels and various ceramics, we carry out in our « special parts » department innovative tailored fabrications.

They are dedicated to the specific needs  of customers looking for precision and a lasting solution to wear problems, whatever the areas of use.