Born in Calvados in 1946,
from an agricultural background,
Daniel DELAMARRE obtained his
fitter's qualifications in 1963 and began work in a small local
He went on the work for RENAULT TRUCKS, GEIGER and then GUY
As a talented fitter, he became foreman for a company at Vire.
It was at 40 years old that he created his own company with his
wife and colleagues. The first tool shop, (formerly a
woodworking activity), was 534m² in size.
With a capital of
25 155€ Mr. DELAMARRE, with the
guarantee of his own house, had to borrow 106 715€.
The growing demand for press tooling was such that MPO rapidly
grew in size and personnel. Daniel DELAMARRE requested aid from
the Community of Athis-de-l'Orne and local administration to
construct new shops and invest in state of the art machines.
In 1987 the company employed
In 1991, with the
construction of offices and a supplementary shop of 500m²
the personnel grew to