Timeline of success
from Belgium, sets up DIRICKX-TRIQUE (Trique was his wife's maiden name).
The first fences and spikes are manufactured in a 30m² workshop in Congrier, Mayenne.
Located close to the Anjou slate basins, DIRICKX starts manufacturing tile hooks.
DIRICKX supplies the British army with substantial tonnages of Chainlink fence.
To meet the growing demand, a new 2,500m² plant is set up in Renazé.
Production continues to grow and exceeds 7,000 tonnes.
Building works for a vast 15,000m² production unit are completed in Renazé.
The international context is marked by the wars in Indochina
(1945-1954) and Algeria (1954-1962). DIRICKX is asked by the French army, to produce tonnes of barbed wire.
Albert DIRICKX, son of Armand Dirickx, takes over the running of the company with his brother,
Launch of Vercors® fencing and FAPEX® posts.
Installation of an automatic galvanising line for
tile hooks and FAPEX® posts.
The production plant covers 24,000 m².
Introduction of a High Adherence plastic-coating line,
the largest on the European market for DT Plast wire.
The technique is adapted for welded mesh fencing in rolls and panels.
Armand DIRCKX, the company's founder, dies.
DIRICKX builds new administrative buildings next to the plant.
DIRICKX buys the company OPPIDUM with its exclusive profile design and extends its gate range.
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