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Our Society

Specialists in the manufacture and turnkey installation of dairy and cheese production lines since 1919.

Innovation keeping tradition since 1919


Few companies can boast a century of experience. CHALON MEGARD is historically the most important supplier of equipment for cheese and dairy factories in France, and one of the most present in Europe and in the world. By equipping almost all PDO cheese producers, CHALON MEGARD demonstrates its ability to listen to its customers, making it possible to develop equipment that really facilitates the daily work of cheese makers, meet the requirements of standards, improve hygiene and productivity, reduce waste, while maintaining the quality of the products manufactured. CHALON MEGARD is innovation in the respect of tradition.

Synext Group

Synext Group brings together leading companies in their markets that design, manufacture and commission turnkey equipment and solutions in cheese and dairy sectors.

The group relies on collective expertise to consolidate its regional and global leadership.

The creation of added customer value

Companies in the company

Innovation, an integral part of our daily lives

Our R&D department brings together all the know-how of our services to develop our offers and meet your needs and evolving standards:

  • Continuous process improvement, with the aim of increasing the speed and productivity of our equipment.
  • Improvement of hygiene, in order to adapt our equipment to standards, and to offer you production lines with maximum hygiene.
  • Reduction of energy consumption, by reducing electricity consumption of production lines (installation of variators on motors for example) as well as water consumption by improving equipment washability (optimized design for cleaning) and improved line programming.
  • Improved workstation ergonomics: we think about your safety, but also your health. Reducing the difficulty of the work means making your job easier, working in the best conditions, and thus improving productivity and quality. The mechanization of the lines makes it possible to reduce the repetitiveness of the movements, not to carry any more heavy loads, and requires only the cheese makers to supervise the line.
  • Reduction of releases.

Advice is central to our work.

We use our know-how to advise you. We offer you the best adapted production lines for your projects, according to your quantities/rates, your infrastructures, your specifications.

  • Our tailor-made lines are modular, flexible and scalable in order to meet your expectations today and achieve your objectives tomorrow.
  • We optimize your existing lines, in particular by adding modules, mechanizing your lines, increasing production / throughput, etc.

Our professions at the service of the customer