Berkem Srl is the only Italian chemical company specializing in electroplating that designs, develops, produces and commercializes a wide range of innovative, performing and reliable galvanic products and machinery for the goldsmith, fashion, medical and applied engineering industry.
Berkem’s background lies in the experience gained in the goldsmith and silversmith sectors as qualified suppliers of top of the range galvanic processes and machinery. The wide choice of ready-to-use solutions and training products has made it possible to meet any surface need for every type of customer: from the small goldsmith workshop, to the large production company, to electroplating subcontractors. The product customization has also led to the creation of high-level lines dedicated to fine luxury jewellery brands that seek exclusive color and surface effects. The transfer of know-how from the company towards customer takes place on a daily basis with technical support, when seeking the appropriate solution to a process issue and by means of the communication channels made available to users. The commitment to sustainable production has always been the distinctive feature of Berkem products for the total absence of allergenic metals in their formulations.
The effectiveness and quality of Berkem formulations is guaranteed by:
– in-house production of all solutions;
– check and control of all process phases;
– use of metal sponges, sheets and ingots of the highest purity as raw materials;
– Full process customization.
The success of Berkem strengthened over the years depends on the extremely professional technical expertise and high production technology able to guarantee adequate pre-sales and post-sales consultancy support for each area of expertise. Careful listening to customer needs is focused on offering adequate solutions in terms of performance, desired result and price.
Berkem Quality System is certified by TÜV Italia according to the standards:
UNI EN ISO 9001:2015
UNI EN ISO 14001:2015
UNI EN ISO 45001:2018
In 2019 Berkem became a certified member of the Responsible Jewellery Council, an international non-profit Organization that brings together companies operating in the jewellery sector focused on building a responsible supply chain for diamonds, gold, colored stones, silver and platinum “from the mine to the consumer “.
Berkem has two in-house specialized and technologically-advanced analytical laboratories dedicated to research and development of new processes, production quality control and customer technical assistance. Berkem offers an accurate analysis service for any galvanic process and any verification need on its deposits:
– Instrumental tests/metal presence
– Tests on galvanic baths
– Corrosion tests
• Precious plating solutions
• Non precious plating solutions
• Enamels and lacquers
• Pre and post treatments
• Plating machinery and tools
• Precious salts and compounds