For more than 30 years, Alphaplatre has been designing, manufacturing and installing production units for the plaster industry. Over the years, Alphaplatre has developed processes and technologies ensuring us a major role in this market.

About us

A French company created in 1985, Alphaplatre was originally specialised in the development of gypsum blocks units. Over the years, Alphaplatre has evolved and today offers a real support to the plaster industry.

Alphaplatre relies on several structures in France and abroad, including its headquarters in Paris. A network of international sales representatives enables us to maintain the contact with their customers and therefore to carry out projects in many countries around the world.

By listening to their customers and partners from the feed stage to the start-up, over the past 30 years, Alphaplatre has developed know-how and technologies to give us a sustainable position in this market. Alphaplatre has an efficient and reactive team to ensure customer satisfaction.

Our history

Go throughout the ages and discover ALPHAPLATRE's key stages.

New offices & Workshop in China

Still in the idea to maintain its international development, Alphaplatre opens its workshop and commercial offices in China.



Acquisition by RBL-REI

Alphaplatre is acquired by the company RBL-REI, member of the group CMI. RBL-REI is an engineering company specialized in the bulk handling industry.



New offices in Russia

In order to follow its international development, Alphaplatre opens its first commercial offices in Moscow, Russia.



Installation of two vertical kilns

Alphaplatre designs and installs two vertical kilns with a capacity of 450tons/day each.



ISO 9001 Certification

Alphaplatre gets the ISO 9001 certification, proof of the seriousness of the company.



Acquisition by CERIC Group

In 2005, Alphaplatre is acquired by the CERIC Group, which is an engineering company specialized in services and equipment for the prodcution of clay based building materials.



Firts gypsum boards production unit

Alphaplatre diversifies and delivers its first equipment for a gypsum boards production unit.



Installation of a dryer with low consumption

In 1994, Alphaplatre designs and installs a complete gypsum blocks production line. In order to reduce the energy consumption, Alphaplatre has developped a dryer with condensers. This soultion enables to reduce the consumption by 50%



First Horizontal Kiln

In order to answer to its customers demand, Alphaplatre in partnership with another engineering company, installs its first horizontal kiln.



First Plaster Production unit

Alphaplatre designs and installs its first plaster production unit. It was a vertical kiln with a capacity of 180 tons/day.



First Gypsum Blocks Machine

Alphaplatre delivers its first molding machine for gypsum blocks. Made to produce 10cm width blocks.




Alphaplatre is founded in 1985 and develops quickly innovative equipment for the plaster industry.





At ALPHAPLATRE, the passion for our job is the fuel that drives all of our employees from design to final commissioning of our gypsum processing units.

With this in mind, the constant search for innovative and economic solutions is our primary goal for all our production units, and it enables us to meet increasingly complex and technical challenges; it also enables us to provide efficient engineering and sourcing in line with the needs of our clients. The Cost efficiency, performance and quality aims of our customers are the top criteria we use from design to commissioning of all the  installations that we have supplied throughout the world

On Behalf of ALPHAPLATRE, I thank all our customers for their confidence in the ambitious projects for which we will constantly submit the most efficient solutions.