Founded in 1939, Maisonneuve Citerne is one of the European leaders in the design, manufacture and commercialization of tanks. 

Subsidiary to the BENALU holding since 2018, Maisonneuve Citerne has more than 80 years experience.

Maisonenuve Citerne’s strengh is based on a solid expertise as well as experienced and highly qualified workers. All the means and techniques implemented comply with the applicable regulations.


Maisonneuve Citerne's strengths

Over 70 years

and qualified teams

The added expertise of BENALU Group,
market leader in it's domain

A wide product range that match the market needs and demands

The history of Maisonneuve since 1939


In March 1939, Mr Camille founded the Maisonneuve company by manufacturing tin-plated milks cans. 

January 1968

Luc Maisonneuve appointed the head of the company.

Conversion to the manufacture of tanker trucks, first dedicated to the collection of milk – then to the transportation of all liquid products and hazardous materials.


Investment in a beer keg production line and creation of MAISONNEUVE KEG


Creation of the Maisonneuve Environnement division for the manufacture of compact water treatment plants


ISO 9000 Certification, guarantee of the quality level imposed by the Company


Takeover of the Groupe by the third family generation, Mr Brieuc Maisonneuve, appointed Chief Executive Officer.


The Group celebrates its 70th Anniversary, launches its first aluminum tank for the transportation of hydrocarbons and endowed itself with a major contract with NATO Armed Forces for the supply of WWTPs


Inauguration of a new generation plant of 4000 m2, launch of the first CO2 tanker followed by the LPG one.


Takeover of Maisonneuve by the Group Benalu-leader of the solid bulk transport market-whose will is to expand its offer to the transportation of liquid goods. Maisonneuve Citerne was founded.