At the time of its setting up in the
Paris region in 1944, Lecomble & Schmitt was designing and
manufacturing volumetric pumps with flow-rate regulation. It
was not until 1983 that boosted by 40 years of experience in
hydraulics the adventure in the nautical industry started.
In the meantime, the company had moved to the Basque Country
in the milder south west of France.
Since 1998 LS has been a subsidiary of
the industrial group Artzainak which is also established in
the Basque Country. The activities of the group and its
know-how are as varied as complementary and include design,
precision machining, sheet-metal working, plastics
technology (injection and thermoforming) and composite