The original company was founded in 1871 under the name CONVERSAT; and afterwards: CONVERSAT FORGES. The stamping and forging activities began in the early 50s.

In the early 90s, the company chose to develop a quality assurance system to best meet the needs of its customers. It was certified ISO 9002 by LRQA in 1993.

In 1996, the company focused specifically on the aviation market and chose to adopt the name of FORGEAVIA (acronym FAV).

In 2003, due to the growing aerospace market, FORGEAVIA decided to pass the EN9100 certification, following the directives of its deciders. Forgeavia was certified ISO 9001 V2000 9100 and by LRQA in 2004.