The company Modern Metal was created in 1984 by Mr. Afif Ismail, after an experience of more than 15 years in mechanical welding in groups specializing in sheet metal work in the Rhône-Alpes region of France.
Modern Metal is part of a group of companies specializing in bar turning and boilers.
Modern Metal offers its customers in France, Italy, Germany and Tunisia an expertise and experience of over 35 years in the boilermaking and laser cutting trade; mechanical welding, sheet metal as well as assembly and ; industrial painting of metal parts. The company specializes in manufacturing metallic steel parts (thickness ranging from 0.6 mm to 20 mm), stainless steel (thickness ranging from 0.6 mm to 10 mm) and aluminum.
Since its creation, the company has pursued a clear strategy aimed at controlling the entire boilermaking chain expertise to guarantee total control of quality and lead time creation, as well as a flexible organization allowing us to respond to small and larger series needs.The company is organized into specialized workshops, spread over a total area of 10,500 square meters, and employs more than 150 workers, technicians and specialized engineers in boilermaking, welding, metal surface treatment, and machine controlled digital laser cutting, punching and bending of sheet metal.The production is based on an office design of 7 engineers and a fleet of modern machines including CNC controlled machines for laser cutting, punching and sheet metal bending and a workshop specializing in industrial painting;and assembly.
Modern Metal offers its customers a complete service ranging from the design of product on delivery in Europe and Tunisia.
Creation of a welding unit by founder M. Afif Ismail, expert in mechanical welding for more than 15 years in the Grenoble, France. Specialization in the manufacture of armored products and metal furniture for private use.
Launch of a first metal production unit with a surface area of 500 m2 and start of the industrial manufacturing activity of wrought iron for export (France and USA).
Start of manufacturing of industrial production equipment such as metal work table, metal quality control table for the booming garment industry in Tunisia
Start-up of the specific industrial equipment activity for the wiring production entities of the German automotive industry.
Referencing several German equipment suppliers operating in Tunisia .
After studying mechanics in Germany, Mr. Heni & Wajdi Ismail joined the management of Modern Metal and enrolled the company in a strategic approach oriented towards the industrial sector and mainly intended for export to Europe.
Launch of a design office to support the manufacturing of specific products dedicated to the industrial market.
Launch of a 3rd production unit with an area of 7000 m2 covered.
Strategic orientation of the company's activity towards export markets.
OUR PRODUCTION UNITS
Located in Masjed Issa, the sheet metal, paint and assembly unit covers an area of 5000 m2 and employs around a hundred workers and technicians specialized in sheet metal, welding and surface treatment.
The purchasing, design and industrialization departments are also close to production. Modern Metal also has several warehouses for storing raw materials, accessories and finished products.
The production capacity allows the processing of more than 3000 tons of sheet steel per year.
Bonded mechanized welding unit totally intended for the export market and extending over an area of 3500 m2.location
Mechanized welding unit dedicated to the local market and extending over an area of 1000 square meters.location