US company Welco Technologies creates WELCO SA, a compressor division in Pontoise, France.
The production facility is moved to its current location, Le Poët, Provence.
Welco SA becomes Welco Industries under the direction of Pierre Bourgeois and produces compressors for the French and European markets under licence.
Dassault Aviation chooses Welco Industries to supply the Atlantique 2 refrigerator (used for cooling photographic material and equipment contributing to the success and usefulness of the reconnaissance missions of the ATL2)
Welco Industries acquires the product line and design rights for the Welco compressor range.
Honeywell Secan selects Welco Industries for the supply of a compact rotary compressor for the Tiger Helicopter FLIR ECU.
Welco Industries develops a 400Hz scroll compressor for the LCAC (Landing Craft Air Cushion) air-conditioning unit
Welco Industries develops a range of DC motor-compressors
Charlotte Bourgeois takes over the company management after the retirement of her father Pierre Bourgeois.
Welco Industries is selected by Pegase Croissance (a subsidiary of SAFE Cluster) for a 3-year development program.
Welco implements key development projects, such as QA certification, ERP system and innovation programs