Company presentation

Story begins in Cannes, symbolic city of the South of France known for its Movie Festival. In 1933 VAHANIAN company is created, from the name of his founder. Since its creation the company was dealing in import & export of spare parts for the navy and more recently the industry.

AfterI Vahanian handled the import of Chris Craft boats, this activity ended in the late 70’s.

At the beginning of the 80s the activity of the company turns essentially around engines Detroit Diesel Vahanian will finish even better French dealer Detroit Diesel in the 90s.

On 1992, at the end of productions of Detroit Diesel engines, it is necessary to anticipate a reduction in the activity and thus to diversify. The Detroit Diesel Vahanian repair shop close in 1994, the company dedicates itself from now on only to the supply of parts and equipment.

At the end of the 90s the Vahanian company turns more and more to the world of industry:

  • Generator
  • Agricultural machines
  • Road transport

From 2010 the company also was interested in public markets:

  • Land forces
  • Energy

Since 1998 Angelo’s family took back the management of the company Vahanian, to pursue this beautiful adventure, always in Cannes. We are still present in commercial navy, yachting, on the public works trucks and machines, agricultural machines, the heavy trucks, the generating sets …

Only agent for France of filters SEPAR ®, CENTEK ® exhaust and fuel management systems ALGAE-X ® and NJORD.

Our products are used in several fields of application all around the world. Do not hesitate to visit our products pages and markets, you will see all our products but also all their field