Who are we?

Who are we?

Stemming from a purely dairy culture, specialized in storage and process tank manufacturing, ETA now is a leader in France and Europe and has established itself as a recognized player on the export.
Based in Rians, in the heart of France, and opened to the world, our dynamism makes our growing activity over the 5 continents certain.

We are in tune with the market, aware of the requirements and specificities unique to each trade from the food-processing, pharmaceutic, cosmetic and chemistry industries.

Moreover, we develop our ranges of products we diversify keeping our objective to support our clients in their search for excellence.

  • Historical

  • 1959

    Creation of the ETA company, by Messrs. ESTEVE, TRIBALLAT and ACONIN to make manufacturing and milk transport easier by replacing collecting milk cans

  • 1964

    ETA applied for a patent about the vacuum engine for its tankers

  • 1971

    ETA built a boiler workshop for tank, CIP and milk tank manufactory

  • 1981

    Extension of the boiler workshop for the tank manufactory

  • 1991

    Building of a new workshop for the manufactory of the trailer trucks

  • 1995

    Diversification of the activities of ETA into cosmetic, pharmaceutic and chemistry industry.

  • 2005

    Establishment of a quality approach

  • 2006

    Creation of the SAINT PIERRE LE GUILLARD financial holding company and 1st step to the creation of the SPLG group, which includes its subsidiaries: ETA, PMS and Servinox, with O. HUEZ as the main share holder

  • 2018

    Launching of the POLYCOOK, the industrial food processor.

  • 2019

    ETA celebrates 60 years of creation

ETA Quality

Our quality system, based on processes and working procedures, is the guarantee to meet the quality requirements of our customers. We lean on the current standards and guidelines to make sure our equipment complies with the needs of our customers.

Food certification

1935/2004/CE and FDA

3A certficiation

Equipment complies with the 3A hygiene standards

Directive 2006/42/CE on machinery

Pressure Equipment Directive

PED 2014/68/UE

Explosive Atmosphere Directive

ATEX 2014/34/UE

Respect of the customers’ specifications

Respect of the good manufacturing practices


Workers are formed and qualified for each post

Manufacturing of the PED tanks according to the 2020 CODAP

Continuous checks during the production

Final checking of all tanks before sending them

After-Sales Service

Our team is at your disposal, we will give you technical advises and support you in carrying out your projects.
Our design and engineering office provides the best technical solutions.
Our field technicians intervene on your sites.

Troubleshooting, Maintenance

Modification, upgrading, revamping

Assembly and implementation on site