A particular Know-How
since 1932

It is not very common for a family-run SME to be present on all five continents. Nor is it by chance. Our development obeys two golden rules: innovation and a taste for work well done.

We strive to be one step ahead, and we are uncompromising about the quality of what we produce. Tending towards zero defects is our main concern. To achieve this, we have chosen to maintain and consolidate our entire chain of expertise, from design to installation and much more.

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From idea to field: the story of a revolutionary modular bridge

Claude Valdenaire still remembers the day, almost 19 years ago, when the director of the company, Philippe Matière, asked him to "invent" a modular bridge.

Expatriates: our ambassadors outside France

In 2020, 65% of the company's turnover was generated outside France. This successful internationalisation is partly based on the commitment of its expatriate employees, who are the strongest links in the company.

Keur Gorgui Autobridge: a symbolic first step in Senegal:

The Keur Gorgui overpass in Dakar was the first work delivered by Matière under its €209 million contract with the Senegalese government to build 18 bridges and overpasses.