Based in Saint-Ouen l’Aumône, Starter has been designing and producing lifting and handling equipment since 1980. Stem, hoist, winch, capstan, etc…, come out every day from our factory. Lifting safety regulations are constantly evolving. To guide you to the most suitable device for your application, our teams will deploy all their know-how to satisfy you.

Our customers can rely on our expertise, our services and our solutions, which are the fruit of our years of experience, invention and innovation. By collaborating with our customers, and by observing how our products can help them in their specific activities, we are able to improve their daily experience.

And the results are convincing. From a handful of employees in its beginnings, Starter now has 40 employees, engineers and salespeople around the world, motivated to bring the best winching solutions

An organization based on 4 sectors of activity

  • Marine Offshore Oil & Gas : For deck or dock equipment in the fields of oil or gas exploitation, shipbuilding, maritime or river transport, or for port handling.


  • Military : Military industry requires appropriate equipment that complies with the various normative standards of the sector, therefore a need for handling equipment that is mainly made to measure.


  • Industry & civil works : For specific applications to the world of construction, forestry, public works, aeronautics and railways.


  • Vehicles : The construction of heavy-duty vehicles, construction machinery, agricultural or forestry machinery, machine-carrier trailers, or industrial body works serving all sectors of industrial activity.