Your electric actuator specialist, World Top 3 and No.1 in nuclear sector

BERNARD CONTROLS has been designing and manufacturing electric actuators and associated control systems for over 80 years. Today, the company ranks in the international Top 3 for industrial valve and damper automation and is world leader in the nuclear sector. This key market position makes BERNARD CONTROLS a privileged partner for customers across a range of challenging sectors including Power, Water, Industry and Oil & Gas.  

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BERNARD CONTROLS in a nutshell


years of continuous experience


team members


Presence in more than 50 countries thanks to a large sales network throughout the world


Operating Areas managed locally, from Beijing, Dubaï, Houston & Paris

40000+ electric actuators

adapted to customers' needs per year

Beyond the electric actuator

Internationally recognized as an expert in its field, BERNARD CONTROLS not only designs and manufactures electric actuators (including quarter and multi-turn actuators) and their control systems, but also develops innovative solutions to pilot your industrial valves and dampers. According to your applications, it is possible to fully automate and modulate the opening and closing processes and apply very precise settings. 

Innovation is woven into the fabric of the company. Our expertise also derives from extensive experience and a specialization strategy built around the electric actuator. Familiar with every movement, environment, operation and control system, BERNARD CONTROLS caters for customized requests across a wide range of applications. 

Certified and recognized Quality

BERNARD CONTROLS products and processes have been certified by independent international organisms, based on industry standards:

  • ISO 9001, ISO 19443, ISO 14001*, OHSAS 18001 *

The company is also an approved supplier by the following French & International contractors and manufacturers: ADNOC, AREVA, BLUE CIRCLE, EDF, ENEL, ENGIE, GAZPROM, KNPC, KOC, LAFARGE, NIOC, PETROBRAS, PETROCHINA, QATAR PETROLEUM, SAUDI ARAMCO, SHELL, TRACTEBEL, TECHNIP, TOTAL, VEOLIA


Your reliable partner, locally and internationally

Our motto at BERNARD CONTROLS? Always give your best to guarantee excellence of service. By prioritizing reliability, availability and responsiveness, the Group is organized in such a way as to foster customer satisfaction. Optimized processes make it possible to provide technical and commercial solutions in line with your requirements to tight deadlines. 

With operations across the globe, at BERNARD CONTROLS, we strive to deliver effective, customized customer service for all your projects, especially at an international level. The 17 Operating Units and 3 Manufacturing Units work hard every day to build global solutions adapted to local needs. 

BERNARD CONTROLS in the world: a global player providing local support

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