Our company

We give you time

Since its creation in 1868 to install tower clocks, Bodet has become the european leader in time and attendance management and time measurement solutions through its 4 activities. Our expertise is recognised around the world for the quality and reliability of our products.


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A family for 5 generations

Of Paul Bodet who creates the activity in 1868 to Pascal Bodet who takes Jean-Pierre Bodet's succession in 2016.

Paul Bodet



Craftsman cabinet maker, installs the clock of the church bell tower of Trémentines
(Maine et Loire - 49).

Emmanuel Bodet

Emmanuel BODET


He extends the activity of his father in western France

Pierre Bodet

Pierre BODET


A strong spirit of innovation, boosts the company with his brother. Extension of the factory of Trémentines.

Jean Pierre Bodet

Jean-Pierre BODET


He takes the head of the company.

Pascal Bodet

Pascal BODET


He becomes Managing director of the company.

A long expertise as far as the time


First sports timer panels and scoreboards.


Launch of the industrial clock activity with dropflat digital clocks sent to over 40 countries.

Creation of export department under the leadership of Jean-Pierre Bodet.


Launch of the modules of display in 7 electromagnetic segments for the market of the display of the price of fuels.


Launch of the first micro-computer based time and attendance system.


1988: Spanish subsidiary in Madrid.

1990: subsidiary in the United-Kingdom.

1993: subsidiary Bodet Belgium.

2002: Swiss subsidiary.

2010: subsidiary in the Netherlands.


1997: Bodet obtains the ISO 9001 certification.

2003: Bodet obtains the ISO 9001 version 2000.

2011: Bodet obtains the certification ISO 14001 for his environmental approach.


1998: Alignment of the web site of the group www.bodet.com.

2011: Alignment of the web site www.bodet-sport.com.

2013: Alignment of the web site www.bodet-time.com.

2014: Alignment of the web site www.bodet-campanaire.com.


1998: Installation of the activities management of time to Cholet (zone of Cormier).

2001: Inauguration of the new hi-tech building in Cholet for time management department, today BODET Software.


Launch of the new range of management of time Kelio.


Acquisition of companies Osys Orga System and BG Soft, specialized in time production.


2005: Launch of the wireless hourly distribution(DHF).

2008: Launch of the software Kelio INTEGRAL OPTIMA SECURITY for large enterprises and the access control market.

2009: Launch master clocks / computer servers NTP SIGMA.


Bodet Software launches one the offer Kelio SIRH.


Bodet Time takes out the range Harmonys, a system of bells was adapted to the school companies and the building.


Bodet Software launches on the market Kelio Visio X7, an innovative communicating terminal and renews its software offer RH with Kelio One / Pro.


Bodet Time rethinks completely its famous clock Style.

Our commitments


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We are able to offer our products and services at a competitive price to ensure our customers can benefit from our high quality solutions.

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Our main production site received ISO 14001 certification in 2011. All of our Bodet Software sites obtained the same certification in 2014.

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This is the DNA of our organisation, the engine which drives our growth. Every year we invest over 10% of our annual turnover into R&D across the different activities in the Bodet Group.

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We distribute our products into over 110 countries via our 5 subsidiaries and our network of nearly 300 distributors.

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Our organisation received ISO 9001 certification in 1997 and is committed to continual improvement to ensure a high level of satisfaction from our customers.

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We are always willing to listen to our customers to ensure we provide them with a high level of service.


    Assembly workshop

    Product assembly over a surface of > 1,350 m², specific assembly stations, test benches for each product.



    A team responsible for delivering our products within the set deadlines.



    A team of technicians specially dedicated to repairing electronic and electromechanical clock equipment.


    Electronic workshop

    Card and component cabling, product test, wave and manual CMS card solder insertion.


    Bell welding workshop

    Qualified staff in bell welding (hot work), very high capacity oven, bronze foundry, and other elements.


    Metal coating - Painting

    Sand-blasting chamber, metal-spraying chamber, liquid painting chamber, powder painting chamber, anode baking furnace.


    Metal - Mechanics - Ironworks

    A team of ironsmiths and turners, production of clock-faces, door leaves and all fastening systems using traditional techniques: turning and planing, classic techniques: forging and restoration, 1 forge, 1 tilt-hammer.



    A team of carpenters and cabinet-makers, old wood storage and traditional techniques that respect standards and the state of the art.

Find us

The company's headquarters and factory are based in Trémentines, in France.
Bodet exports to more than 70 countries and have five subsidiaries across Europe to ensure trading excellence.


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