Our Organisation

Specialists in Precious Metals

Cookson Industrial is part of the Heimerle + Meule Group, Europe's leading precious metals company. With over 950 employees and sites in 7 countries, the Heimerle + Meule Group is one of the largest precious metals processing plants in Europe.

Over 100 Years of Experience

With over 100 years of experience, we are the UK's leading manufacturer, refiner and processor of precious metals products to the industry. We are continuously developing and improving our expertise for our customers.

About Cookson Industrial

Cookson Industrial is part of the Heimerle + Meule Group. With over one hundred years of experience, Cookson Industrial is a specialist in the processing, sale and recovery of precious metals.

Present throughout the whole precious metal working chain, from raw to finished form, we operate in both the industrial and jewellery sectors.

Cookson Industrial, based in the UK, offers a wide range of products for all industrial sectors including wire, sheet, grain, sputtering targets, brazing alloys and our groundbreaking atomised powder. We also offer precious metal analysis, refining and upgrading services.

Cookson Industrial is able to meet all your requirements thanks to our years of expertise and world class manufacturing facilities.


Founded in 1834, Heimerle + Meule is Germany’s oldest precious metals refiner, headquartered in Pforzheim, Baden-Württemberg.
In 1960, the company joined the L.Possehl Group, based in Lübeck.

The Heimerle + Meule Group employs over 950 people in Europe, specialising in the refining and processing of high-quality precious metals.

Precious Metal Products

Our world class manufacturing capabilities enable us to produce high purity precious metals - Gold, Platinum, Silver and other alloys.

Markets and Industries

Our years of expertise and premium manufacturing facilities means we can produce high purity precious metal products for both industrial and jewellery sectors.

Our certifications

These certifications confirm our reliability in the fields of products, processes, systems and people. ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001