A story with wood transmitted over generations.
For over 70 years, the family company evolved and remains passionate.
Gérard learned the job of sawyer with his father Auguste in Cras. After a few time working for the biggest walnut slicer at this period, his entrepreneurial spirit lead him to create his own firm in 1962 and then Chatenay Placages in 1988 with the arrival of his son Thierry. He built since 1988 an unique know-how in the sawing and slicing of walnut. He also developped an important network of customers all arround Europe (Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria…)Thierry Chatenay
The 3rd generation to take part in the adventure. He started with his father, Gerard, before leading the family business. His passion and his knowledge of wood, and particulary french walnut, combined with his expérience (almost 30 years) and his network are important assets for ATC BOIS.Alexandre Chatenay
The ultimate generation involved in the business. His arrival led to the creation of ATC BOIS in Septembre 2015. Graduated of a Master in international business from the IAE of LYON, he brings a new vision on the activity of the company
2 Years after the creation of ATC BOIS, this nature Enthusiast decided to join father and brother in the Family company.