About Us

  • 65 Years of Experience
  • 3,600 Employees
  • 50,000 Products manufactured for 5 strategic activity domains
  • 50 Sicame companies located around the world
  • 65 years of sustained growth

Founded in 1955 by Basile Lachaud in Pompadour in Corrèze, Sicame developed in France then abroad. The Group grew fast internally and through acquisitions thanks to the constant development of electrical infrastructures in France and for export. Today, the Group's products can be found on all five continents.

Sicame Group is currently the largest independent entity in its sector of activity.

65 ans de croissance soutenue

Boddingtons Electrical Ltd is an insulated tool manufacturer factory based in the UK in Braintree, Essex.

In July 2022, Boddingtons Electrical Ltd became the UK Hub and Distribution Centre for all of Sicame's Group C&I product range including CATU, Mecatraction, SBI, Safak, and others looking after the UK and Ireland market.

Driven by innovation, team spirit, and a passion to provide the ultimate solution for our customers; we’re committed to excellent customer service and distributor support


Know our customers and understand their needs

We take time to study each and every customer to develop an understanding of their needs, their customer base and their expectations.

Work with our customers to help them reach their goals

We fully understand that every Distributor needs a Multi-tool solution that will not only maximise potential customer sales, but also from as few lines as possible. In a rapidly expanding market we work with every distributor to ensure they have the very best solution for ALL their customers.

Listen carefully, communicate clearly, respond promptly and keep our promises

We say what we mean with integrity and honesty in the very best interest of the customer and appreciate that prompt responses are essential to supporting our distributors fully.

Challenge convention and do what it takes to deliver the best possible solution

We enjoy being the best at what we do and constantly like to constructively challenge what we offer and how we work, looking for fresh ideas and new solutions in view of staying ahead of the market.

Have clear objectives, bring out the best in one another and enjoy what we do

We know exactly what each team member is expected to achieve and like to work together to deliver customer satisfaction. Work as a team, take personal responsibility and constantly seek to improve.


1999 Company was established operating from a small unit in Great Dunmow Essex

2001 a second unit was taken on, which gave 2,250 sq ft more warehouse space that was used for distributing

2002 A third move took place in 2002, which was due to the continued increase in manufacturing and production

2005 we expanded further and moved into 2 bigger units totaling to 6,000 sq ft of space, with 15 members of staff and we're exporting to 25 countries worldwide.

2011 saw us take on our current location at Prospect House to further expand on production and warehousing in 12,000 sq ft of space.

2020 awarded our BSI ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Certificate

2021 acquired by the Sicame Group

Drone Tour of Boddingtons Electrical Ltd