Our history

  • 1970

    Already Business

    A company belonging to the Alberton family, already in business since 1970 in the production of household items in steel (can openers, nutcrackers, potato peelers, etc.)

  • 2000

    Slowdown gradual

    At the beginning of the 21st century, the field of "Made in Italy" household items has undergone a gradual slowdown due to the strong competition of the Asian countries that have increased the production of standard products with low added value

  • 2005

    Diversification of business

    In 2005 this situation prompted the new Formetal generation composed of three Alberton brothers members to diversify the business specialising in the technical and custom processing of stainless steel, with particular reference to the design and manufacture of industrial drums for vacuum cleaners.

  • 2006

    It is born FORMETAL SRL

    Formetal srl was founded in 2006 by virtue of the generational shift effected by Formetal, a company belonging to the Alberton family.Since 2006 multinational companies Karcher and Lavorwash entrust major projects and orders to the Formetal company from Vicenza which in recent years has invested in the optimisation of machining processes and reduction of waiting times and tooling times of machines in order to organise production from artisan to industrial minimising processing costs.

  • Last five years

    Investment in research

    Over the past five years the partners, capitalising on the know-how and experience of over twenty-five years of activity, and internalising of the reference market dynamics have decided to continue to invest in research and innovation of products and process also in response to requests from major players and world-class customers.