Historic

1994 :  Creation of the company by Mr. François Couillard.
1999 : Establishment in Vannes and market launch of the first Prep and Flash pumps.
2002 : Relocation of the company in Saint-Avé (present site) in order to increase the production capacity.
2004 : Market launch of the first integrated system for Flash chromatography; the LaFlash.
2005 : Development of the first industrial CPC system; the Armen Elite Continuum 12.5L
and conception of the first Spot Skid LC Industrial.
2006 : Market launch of the Spot Flash
and a new range of Prep and Flash pumps.
2007 : Market launch of the Spot Prep
and the first CPC system for laboratory.
2008 : Market launch of the Spot Flash II
and the first LS-5600 Fraction Collector.
2009 : Market launch of the Spot Prep II
and the first CPC system with double rotors.
2010 : Sale of the first True Moving Bed system (TMB).
2011 : Construction of our own Application Laboratory next to the existing manufacturing building.
2013 : Gilson takes major shares into Armen Instrument capital.

Prep pumps
1999
Flash pumps
1999
LaFlash
2004
Armen Elite Continuum 12.5L
2005
Spot Skid LC Industrial
2005
Spot Flash
2006
Prep and Flash pumps
2006
Spot Prep
2007
First CPC system for laboratory
2007
Spot Flash II
2008
LS-5600 Fraction Collector
2008
Spot Prep II
2009
CPC system with double rotors
2009
True Moving Bed system
2010