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Advantages of BIOFLEX®: The Revolutionary Alloy of Générale Ressorts

BIOFLEX® is a revolutionary nitrided austenitic steel that has conquered the watchmaking industry for its exceptional performance. Increased Chronometric Stability BIOFLEX® has been the focus of several years of research and has been patented by Générale Ressorts for its use as a barrel spring. This application reduces the loss of [...]

November 7th, 2023|

At the cutting edge of barrel assembly to meet growing demand

Innovation and expansion are at the heart of the DNA of Générale Ressorts, recognized in the industry for its high-quality springs and components. The company recently expanded its assembly shop. This strategic decision has brought a host of advantages in terms of logistics, quality and purchasing efficiency. Meeting growing demand [...]

October 18th, 2023|

Générale Ressorts to present at the SSC Study Day at EPFL

Générales Ressorts will be presenting at the study day "La transmission dans tous ses états", organized by the Société Suisse de Chronométrie (SSC). The event will take place on September 28, 2023 at the prestigious SwissTech Convention Center at EPFL, Lausanne, and promises an in-depth exploration of the past, present [...]

August 25th, 2023|

Générale Ressorts devotes all its energy to serving watchmaking

Extremely slim, at times discreet and at others fully in view, the barrel spring (mainspring) is a component requiring the most demanding and meticulous care. The Biel/Bienne-based company Générale Ressorts has been specialising in this field and sharing its expertise with the the watch industry for 150 years. Générale Ressorts [...]

July 10th, 2023|

Générale Ressorts offers a polishing® technique for the sides of the barrel springs.

Générale Ressorts and Politrempe, two companies of the Acrotec group, have worked together to develop an innovative polishing® technique for the sides of barrel springs. This patent-pending method offers an aesthetically remarkable mirror-like appearance to barrel springs, while slightly improving their technical characteristics. Barrel are a critical component of many [...]

May 23rd, 2023|

Générale Ressorts and Acrotec will be at EPHJ 2023

The Acrotec Group will participate in the next edition of the EPHJ (Exposition Internationale de la Haute Précision) which will take place from June 6 to 9 at the Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland. Visitors will be able to discover the skills and know-how of the group's companies in the fields [...]

May 8th, 2023|

Générale Ressorts obtains ISO 9001 certification

Générale Ressorts has just obtained the ISO 9001 certification. This certification is a recognition of the company's commitment to quality and customer satisfaction. The ISO 9001 standard is an international standard that defines the requirements for quality management systems in organizations. It is intended to help organizations improve their effectiveness [...]

April 26th, 2023|
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