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28-02-2020 (France) Index égalité Femmes Hommes

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18-12-2019 HYGECO has been selecte by OGF to remodel its funeral homes!

OGF, the main funeral service provider in France, has entrusted HYGECO teams with remodeling dozens of funeral homes throughout the country, including those in Villepinte, Nantes, Nanterre, Agde, Carcassonne, Reims and ... Read more

04-12-2019 Meeting with Alain Giraudon, Sales Director of HYGECO in France

Alain Giraudon has been HYGECO’s sales manager in France for more than 35 years. A true living memory, he knows everything about the Group’s developments. We take stock with him on his journey within the company... Read more

20-11-2019 HYGECO’s business streams are pushing the group onto the international stage

HYGECO’s sales and technical teams are making great efforts to create a steady and strong international business flow. After opening two new markets in India and Chile in the first half of 2019, we are now witnessing ... Read more

06-11-2019 HYGECO delivered the new Notre Dame de la Miséricorde Hospital Complex in Ajaccio, Corsica, France!

The Isle of Beauty now has a brand new hospital complex on the Stiletto site in Ajaccio. The complex was designed by the architectural firm AART as part of the design and development team led by the Italian company INSO.... Read more

23-10-2019 Meet the HYGECO Group’s teams at MEDICA 2019!

The HYGECO group is pleased to announce its participation in the MEDICA 2019 – World Forum for Medicine on the 18th to the 21st of November. This must-attend industry event will bring together over 5,000 exhibitors fr... Read more

09-10-2019 Go to FUNERAIRE PARIS from November 20 – 22, 2019!

From the 20th to the 22nd of November, HYGECO group will welcome you to FUNÉRAIRE trade show in Paris (France). This year, a ton of new discoveries will be presented on the HYGECO booth. Check out booth E53 to discover ... Read more

25-09-2019 How to become an embalmer?

The embalmer intervenes on the body of the dead, at the request of the family, to carry out treatments that give them a presentable look. In France, about one in four deaths involves the intervention of these technician... Read more

11-09-2019 3 questions to Carmen de Oliveira, General Manager of the HYGECO Group

Holding a two-year technical degree with a strong emphasis on accounting, Carmen de Oliveira began her professional career in an Italian machine tool company as a sales manager. She stayed there for 7 years then joined ... Read more

28-08-2019 HYGECO is launching in two new international markets: India and Chile!

HYGECO is strengthening its position as a challenger, which will now have to be considered an international enterprise. For these two historical firsts, the French Group will equip the Laboratory of Pathological Anatomy... Read more

14-08-2019 HYGECO signs two new contracts in Algeria!

HYGECO will equip the anti-cancer centers of two new military hospitals in Oran and Constantine. Construction will be completed by the end of 2019. Equipment delivery is scheduled for September. On the agenda: HYGECO wi... Read more

17-07-2019 The dispersion of ashes in space, is this really the future of funeral practices?

Star dust is a poetic way of dispersing the ashes of the deceased. If this iconoclastic practice comes as a surprise, other more urgent concerns emerge. Focus. In France, two funeral agencies are offering to disperse th... Read more

03-07-2019 Hygeco: trusted by the Faculty of Medicine in Nantes, France.

The Faculty of Medicine in Nantes (France) just ordered a set of refrigerated cells, as well as a large arrangement system for body conservation which will replace the current formalin vats. The cold room, which is in ne... Read more

19-06-2019 HYGECO renovates the Research Institute Against Cancer of the Digestive Tract (IRCAD)!

The IRCAD, a training center for laparoscopic surgery and a research institute against digestive tract cancer based in Strasbourg, was created in 1994 by the famous Professor Jacques Marescaux. ”Operation Lindbergh”... Read more

02-05-2019 #SuccessStory HYGECO has reequipped the Athanée in Nice, France!

At the end of 2018, HYGECO delivered its biggest project in France: the Athanée in Nice. This rather old funeral home required a month of work for the teams on site. The entire group was mobilized: From equipment produ... Read more

17-04-2019 Meeting with Olivier, thanatopractor at HYGECO!

Olivier has been a thanatopractor since 1994 and at HYGECO for 8 years. We met him so that he could talk to us about this unusual and yet necessary profession for mourning families. Interview. How did you learn about an... Read more

03-04-2019 A mediator catering to funeral home professionals and families

Mediation is an extra-judicial solution to relieve the courts. Indeed, the time when only a summons to settle a dispute with a professional market sector is over. The consumer can now bring in a Consumer Mediator—a na... Read more

06-03-2019 HYGECO will deliver the global equipment for the Laboratory of Anatomy of the Faculty of Medicine of Agadir in Morocco in March 2019!

The new Anatomy Laboratory is located in the Faculty of Medicine of Agadir, brand new too. It is an innovative project, because the equipment that was chosen and selected are not only high-end, but also customized. Thus... Read more

20-02-2019 HYGECO has equipped 30 hospitals in Libya!

Last January, HYGECO delivered a package of similar equipment to each of the 30 hospitals being renovated. No less than 15 40-foot containers filled with hospital equipment left Europe for Libya. Beyond manufacturing a ... Read more

06-02-2019 Meet Océane, thanatopractor at HYGECO!

Océane has been a thanatopractor at HYGECO for 2 years. She explains with modesty and honesty how she chose this unusual vocation and what the roots of her profession are. Interview. How did you hear and choose thanato... Read more