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Marais Laying Technologies Australia and New Zealand is part of leading French engineering company, MARAIS GROUP a company at the peak of innovation. For more than 50 years, Marais Group has sought to innovate and provide intelligent, rapid and clean solutions for mechanised installation of networks. Today, we provide industry leadership across all markets in which we operate.
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Company founded by French businessman, Jacques Marais who filed a patent for a trenching wheel designed to install agricultural drains - the starting point of the Marais Wheel.
Adapted trenchers and technology to create a mechanised installation process to meet new requirements when the administration of Postes et Télécommunications decided to place 40,000km of its network underground.
trenchers are built and leased to civil engineering companies to place
telecommunications cables, electricity, gas and water networks underground.
Change of ownership as Marais is sold to Daniel Rivard and by 1995 the company expands into new markets abroad, including Morocco, Algeria, Senegal, Colombia, Mexico, United States and Canada, which quickly grew to represent 30% of its turnover.
at the centre of the telecommunications revolution and establishes itself as
the indisputable market leader in mechanised installation processes.
New innovative installation processes developed to enable the deployment of networks even more quickly, economically and cleanly. New patented machines launched over this period, including:
of Marais Lucas Technologies in Australia
Laying Technologies is established to bring innovative cable laying solutions
to key industry sectors in the Australian and New Zealand marketplace.
Marais Group believes that becoming a market leader takes more than technical expertise and know-how. It is the values shared within Marais that set the foundation for our success and long-term growth.