Our locations

– Our locations –

Saipol has 6 industrial sites in France :

Grand-Couronne, Le Mériot, Bassens, Lezoux, Montoir de Bretagne and Sète.

Saipol’s administrative teams are spread over three sites in Grand-Couronne, Paris (La Défense during the works carried out until 2022) and Asnières.

Since 2020, the Dieppe site has been undergoing a transformation through a project led by the Avril Group and partner Royal DSM.

Administrative site
Industrial site
Nos implantations
Le Mériot
Grand-Couronne - Plant
Grand-Couronne – Central services (administrative)
Administrative site
Paris – Head office
Administrative site
La Défense - administrative
Administrative site
Asnières-sur-Seine - administrative
Administrative site
Bassens
Lezoux
Sète
Montoir-de-Bretagne
Le Mériot
Les Essarts
10 400 Le Mériot
Presentation
The Saipol plant in Le Mériot specialises in the processing of rapeseed. Located in the heart of the rapeseed production areas, the site only processes seeds of French origin.
The main products of the site rapeseed cake, crude vegetable oils, rapeseed lecithin, Oleo100, biodiesel, crude vegetable glycerine
Grand-Couronne - Plant
Boulevard maritime
76530 Grand-Couronne
Presentation
The Saipol plant in Grand-Couronne specialises in the processing of rapeseed and other oilseeds (erucic rapeseed grown in the region, etc.) for the production of vegetable oils for food, proteins for animal feed (meal), renewable energy (Oleo100, biodiesel) and vegetable glycerine.

The site processes almost one million tonnes of rapeseed and other oilseeds per year. The industrial site’s energy is produced by the BioCogelyo Normandie biomass cogeneration plant.
Grand-Couronne – Central services (administrative)
Administrative site
Boulevard maritime
76 530 Grand-Couronne
Presentation
The services of the administrative headquarters are spread over the sites of Grand-Couronne, Paris and Asnières-sur-Seine and bring together the support functions of Saipol. The administrative site in Grand-Couronne is home to most of Saipol’s support functions.
Paris – Head office
Administrative site
11 Rue de Monceau
75 008 Paris
Presentation
[administrative site under construction 🚧 until 2022 - ind the teams on the La Défense site]

The services of the administrative headquarters are spread over the sites of Grand-Couronne, Paris and Asnières-sur-Seine and bring together the support functions of Saipol. The Paris site hosts the sales teams for Saipol’s renewable energy activities: biodiesel, pre-treated oils and Oleo100.
La Défense - administrative
Administrative site
23-25 Rue Delarivière Lefoullon
92 800 Puteaux
Presentation
While works are taking place at the Avril group site on rue de Monceau, until 2022, the Parisian teams of Saipol can be found on the site of La Défense - Tour Défense Plaza.
Asnières-sur-Seine - administrative
Administrative site
29 Quai Aulagnier
92 600 Asnières-sur-Seine
Presentation
The commercial and sales management teams for the marketing of refined vegetable oils are based in Asnières-sur-Seine.
Bassens
5 Avenue Bellerive des Moines
33 530 Bassens
Presentation
The Saipol plant in Bassens is part of an agro-industrial division of the Avril Group, which handles seed processing to bottling in the South-West region. Saipol is responsible for the primary processing of rapeseed and sunflower seeds, and Lesieur is responsible for the packaging of refined oils.

At Bassens, Saipol transforms around 700,000 tonnes of rapeseed and sunflower seeds into edible vegetable oils, protein-rich meal for animal feed, sunflower lecithin, Diester biodiesel, vegetable glycerine, sunflower husks.

The plant produces its own energy from the combustion in a biomass boiler of sunflower husks obtained during the hulling of the seeds before processing.
Lezoux
Place des Curins
63 190 Lezoux
Presentation
Located in the heart of the Auvergne region, the Lezoux plant specialises in processing French sunflower into crude vegetable oils, which are then refined into edible oils at Saipol’s other plants, and into protein-rich meal for livestock feed.

The plant produces its own energy from the combustion in a biomass boiler of sunflower husks obtained when the seeds are hulled before processing.
Sète
Zone industrielle Portuaire - Quai J BP 423
34 204 Sète Cédex
Presentation
The Saipol plant in Sète is mainly specialised in the processing of imported rapeseed. This site processes more than 600,000 tonnes of rapeseed into crude vegetable oils, biodiesel, rapeseed cake and crude vegetable glycerine.

The industrial site is powered by steam produced by the Sète Agglopole Méditerranée’s Energy Recovery Unit (UVE) and its own biomass boiler using sunflower husks produced at the Saipol factory in Bassens.
Montoir-de-Bretagne
Rue du Doris
44 550 Montoir-de-Bretagne
Presentation
The Saipol plant in Montoir-de-Bretagne specialises in the transformation of vegetable oils into biodiesel and crude vegetable glycerine. The plant is directly connected to the Cargill Atlantique plant for the supply of vegetable oils.