1956

Founding of Climatisation Fortier et Frères by Roger Fortier

1971

Roger Fortier thought that he as poorly served in terms of building mechanics and founded TROLEC Inc, louvers, dampers and ventilation penthouses

1974

Founding of  Immeubles Quatrères in the Pilon industrial park situated in St-Hubert


1981

Climatisation Frères Fortier was often approached for the development of custom wine cellars in the 1970s. And later in the 1980s, condos gained in popularity, which gave the visionary an opportunity to create wine cellars for the appartments, so CAVAVIN is founded

1993

Nathalie Fortier completes her studies in business administration and joins the familly group of businesses


2000

Nathalie Fortier becomes President of CAVAVIN.

2002

CAVAVIN completes its product offer with affordable wine cellars that are designed in Canada and made in Asia.

2004

Sale of Quatrères buildings but keep the building where CAVAVIN and TROLEC have their head offices. This building is named Gestion Famille Fortier

2006

Construction of a new manufacturing facility for TROLEC 


2014

Major renovations at CAVAVIN's head office

2016

CAVAVIN renews its collections for a better quality products and finds new partners

2019

CAVAVIN signs a contract with two new distributors in order to obtain a better market penetration and moves its head office in Trolec's building situated at 4700 Thibault Ave. in ST-Hubert, Qc, Canada. All three companies are now under one roof