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Discover the many facets of Kanigen Group and you will easily understand why we consider electroless nickel plating to be a UNIQUE surface treatment.

At Kanigen-Group, you will find know-how and services that are unique in Europe!

A Pioneer in Electroless Nickel Plating

Kanigen Works Benelux was founded more than 60 years ago in 1959 and has always remained faithful to its original process. Due to high demand, Kanigen France was established in the Haute-Savoie region in 2007, close to its customers.

To this day, Kanigen Group makes its own chemistry according to the Kanigen® process.

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The Widest Range in Europe

  • Various phosphorus levels 
  • Various types
  • Various associated heat treatments
  • Both automated and manual lines:
    • Prototypes, small and medium series
    • Large series
    • Large dimensions


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Electroless Nickel Plating as a Source of Inspiration

We want to inspire you!

Electroless nickel surface treatment inspires international technological projects, such as the construction of the world's largest telescope. It has numerous applications in a wide range of fields. 

If you are looking for a specific treatment, at Kanigen Group, we’ve got you covered. Let us be your guide!

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Engineering Solutions

As a supplier, Kanigen Group is often part of a global process that involves multiple participants: system builders, but especially their parts manufacturing suppliers. For each of them, Kanigen Group tries to offer customized solutions meeting specific needs.

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The Kanigen® Brand

The Kanigen® process, where Kanigen stands for KAtalytic NIckel GENeration, was developed by GATX (General American Transport Corporation) during the late 1950s to protect storage tanks for the transport of caustic soda. This represented the first commercialisation of the electroless nickel plating process.

The Kanigen® brand is known worldwide for its superior quality.

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