About Us

As a family owned and operated company, Berkeley Forge has over 65 years of experience leading as one of the most innovative and respected forging companies in the industry.
Industries Served: mining equipment, aerospace & aircraft, Defense, Oil & Gas Exploration,  transportation, machinery builders (including gears, valves and pumps); we are as diversified in the industries we serve as the range of products offered, which includes items as different as  medical equipment to structural steel building systems, from Space Shuttle to Nuclear Submarines.

Noted for its innovation and flexibility, Berkeley Forge has a reputation of being able to respond with custom solutions within a very short turnaround time.

Berkeley Forge’s Mining Division has researchers and designers that have introduced a variety of pioneering G.E.T. Products, such as our patented Total Lip Coverage (TLC) Lip Systems for Electric Shovel Dippers and Front End Loaders.  These products are the result of decades of Mining Experience and working closely with our Mining Customers to reduce operating costs.  We champion solutions to address each mine’s unique digging conditions, while taking ownership of the Customer’s results.  And with forged (not cast) teeth and adapters, customers experience less breakage and fewer parts going into the crusher.

Berkeley Forge’s Commercial Division has many repeat customers, especially those with the most strict tolerance requirements.  This is a testimony to our Expertise in Engineering, Metal Forming and Quality.  Berkeley Forge has established relationships and earned the trust of major manufacturers of the world’s leading industries, including: aerospace and aircraft, medical equipment, structural steel building systems, defense, mining and tunnel boring, and more.

Coulter Forge Technology, our sister company, is located in nearby Emeryville, CA, supplies a full range of rolled ring and open die forgings to American businesses since the 1930's.


Our Mission Statements

Mining Division

Berkeley Forge's mission is to be the leading manufacturer of Mining Lip Systems and G.E.T – (Ground Engaging Tools) through innovation and through the commitment to increase Productivity and reduce Cost/Ton with highest-quality and most reliable products and services to our customers.

Commercial Division

Berkeley Forge will strive to strengthen and grow our leadership position by providing products across a range of markets we serve, to the benefit of our customers and our shareholders. The forging process is a critical step for our customers and we are committed to complete your project smoothly and successfully.

Berkeley Forge & Tool, Inc.

1331 Eastshore Highway

Berkeley, CA  94710