GIIN

Enabling development

Set up in 1959, GIIN – French Nuclear Suppliers Association is an independent and non-governmental organization acting to support the French supply chain in its development in the civilian nuclear sector.

 

GIIN – French Nuclear Suppliers Association represents over 450 SMEs and mid-caps companies which, together, offer a wide range of expertise and solutions.
With a long track record in new build, plant operation, fuel cycle, dismantling & decommissioning, and research reactors, these solutions will bring value to your current and upcoming projects.

 

Business accelerator

Present at many trade shows internationally, GIIN – French Nuclear Suppliers Association showcases its affiliated companies and contributes to accelerating business opportunities between French and international players.

These companies provide solutions in the fields of:

GIIN

Find your french partner to boost your development

Present at many trade shows internationally, GIIN – French Nuclear Suppliers Association showcases its affiliated companies and contributes to accelerating business opportunities between French and international players.

  • Get to know: French suppliers technologies, solutions and references.
  • Promote: Your company and solutions to French suppliers.
  • Connect: With French nuclear expertise.

 

Supporting I2EN

We are a founding partner of I2EN and support the institute:

  • To make sure that students acquire the skills necessary to the industry and thus ensure a skilled recruiting ground for our corporate members.
  • To foster the export of our members’ technologies and services by complementing their technical offers with training offers adapted to the needs of their potential customers.

Our missions and actions

 

A unified voice for the nuclear sector’s industrial companies ans their federations

  • We represent federations at the Nuclear Sector Strategic Committee (CSFN) and influence its strategic orientations in regard to market access conditions, training, exports, innovation, and communications.
  • We express the needs of SMEs and midmarket companies of the nuclear sector and contribute to the actions they conduct together with EDF, Framatome, Government Departments, and trade unions:
    – Participation in working groups run by EDF to prepare for the NPP life-extension plan (as a member of the nuclear contractors’ charter supervisory committee, with professional organizations, and within the “employment, training, and attractiveness” working group).
    – Participation in the French Nuclear Safety Authority (ASN) Commission on the comprehension of social, organizational, and human risk factors (COFSOH).
  • We promote the nuclear industry and speak out its positions on current energy and industry issues.

 

A source of expertise and information

  • We participate in many trade exhibitions in France and abroad:
    – Member of the organizing committee of the World Nuclear Exhibition—WNE (Paris-Nord Villepinte, France) and support for the participation of our member companies.
    – Collective pavilions coordination: Atomexpo & Atomex (Moscow, Russia), NIC & CIENPI (Beijing, China), INE (Mumbai, India), INPPS (Istanbul, Turkey).
    – Collaboration with Business France, the French agency for the international development of French companies, and contribution to their actions such as welcoming international delegations.
  • We distribute the official French nuclear industry directory to Government Departments, ASN, IRSN (see p. 58), the Chambers of Commerce and Industry, large corporations, etc.
  • We maintain strong representation in Beijing and Moscow to support companies that want to expand into those markets.
Key figures

€15 B
turnover

 

20%
of wich acquired through exports

 

2,500
companies

 

115,000
highly-skilled workers and executives

 

Over
450
SMEs and mid-cap companies with a variety of expertise and solutions

 


Scope: companies of the nuclear industry except for operators