Heimerle + Meule GmbH



  • Contract deposition
  • Vapour deposition materials, targets


  • Machine and vehicle components
  • Decorative surfaces
  • Architectural glass, displays, solar
  • Medical technology and life sciences

Member since: 2013

Heimerle + Meule GmbH

Dennigstraße 16
75179 Pforzheim (Germany)

+49 7231 940-2122




Angelika Hieber
(Vertrieb Technik-Halbzeuge)


Dependable, trustworthy and competent for over 170 years

Precious metals are our passion. As Germany’s oldest gold and silver refinery, Heimerle + Meule stands for lasting values – as is reflected in its products, its philosophy and in its company’s history and traditional roots. Founded in 1845 in Pforzheim (known locally as the Golden City), the company has evolved to become one of the leading end-to-end suppliers on the precious metal processing market.

Here at Heimerle + Meule, the customer has always been and still remains the top priority. Dependable, trustworthy and competent: these attributes are what distinguish the company as a reliable partner. Rooted in tradition, yet devoted to new development with innovative ideas – this is how Heimerle + Meule lay the foundations for producing impressive solutions.

The huge product and service range of Germany’s oldest gold and silver refinery comprises the areas precious metal recycling and trading, precious metal semi-finished products for the jewellery and technical industry, electroplating chemistry and devices, surface coating, investment products and dental products as well as medical technology.

Even more diverse are the application areas in which the products of Heimerle + Meule are used. In addition to the jewellery and watch industry, the company also works with automotive suppliers in the electrotechnical/electronics sector, dental companies and many more. The slogan, the ‘golden choice for technology, jewellery and dentistry’ underlines this extensive expertise in the most varied of markets.

In the precious metal industry, one thing ranks alongside knowledge and experience above all else: integrity. With great care, Heimerle + Meule strive to uphold the ethical principles always. The company was the first European company to be certified under the CFSI (Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative) guidelines as a conflict-free gold processor. Furthermore, the company was included by the LBMA in the Good Delivery List for gold – your guarantee for sustainable, long-standing investments with integrity.

The Heimerle + Meule Group

The Heimerle + Meule Group was formed in May 2013. It employs over 700 staff at locations in seven countries, and is one of the largest precious metal processors in Europe.

The precious metal group comprises Heimerle + Meule GmbH with offices in Germany and Austria and subsidiaries Cooksongold in the UK, Cookson-CLAL in France, Drijfhout in the Netherlands, Koutadly in Portugal and SEMPSA JP in Spain.

Across the world, the expert teams of the Heimerle + Meule Group stand in all areas of the business for the highest quality standards and demonstrate the same comprehensive expertise that the company is known for. With solid and proven business principles, Heimerle + Meule is your reliable and fair partner all around precious metal.