Throughout the 100-plus years of its manufacturing history, Olivari has earned distinction for the quality of its products and the reputation of its brand. From generation to generation, the Olivari family has passed down the attention for detail, the quest for innovation, and above all, a passion for working to high standards.

Craftsmanship and high technology

Italian handles since 1911

Since 1911 Olivari has been manufacturing door handles at its own factories in Italy where the entire production process takes place. Starting with brass billets, the handles are forged, milled, polished, buffed, chrome-plated and hallmarked with a laser. See the video to discover the process.

A catalogue with more than 100 handles

Olivari catalogue consists of more than 100 handles and it features historic pieces, timeless bestsellers and novelties signed by the greatest designers and international architects.

Square Handles

The Square series products are characterized by the square form of the technical components (rosettes, escutcheons, plate, …), and for linear geometry of the handles.

Round Handles

The Round series products are characterized by the round shape of the technical components (rosettes, escutcheons, plate, …) and the variable geometry of the handles.

Special Handles

The Special Series products are characterized by the sophisticated and originality of the handle shapes and materials.

BETWEEN DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE

Since the 1930s, Olivari has always worked with the most important architects and designers who expressed themselves in diversified languages by creating minimal, sculptural, ergonomic and ironic handles.

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Olivari has attained ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certifications. Though it uses the most advanced technology, Olivari preserves all the artisanal wisdom it has accumulated in 100 years of history.

GALVANISED CHROMIUM PLATING

The galvanisation process of applying metallic coats of nickel and chrome makes the product abrasion-resistant and corrosion-resistant. If used in accordance with the instructions, Olivari Chrome Finishing has a 10-year guarantee.

PVD FINISHES

Vacuum metallisation (PVD) is an extremely high-technology treatment. Olivari Superfinishing in Gold, Nickel and Stainless Steel have a 30-year guarantee. Superfinishing in Anthracite, Copper and Bronze have a 10-year guarantee.

GUILLOCHè

A decorative engraving technique that uses special lathes. Guided manually, these machines draw a precise, intricate, repeated pattern on the metal surface. In collaboration with the Maestro Riccardo Renzetti of Milan.

Latest news

6 november — Olivari, able to renew itself: presentation the new catalog and the new website. San Francesco al Fopponino, Milan. ...

From 5 to 9 February, 2018 — Olivari presents an entire series of conferences, in collaboration with FIMMA - MADERALIA. ...

From 26 to 29 November — Hall SS1, Stand F131, BIG 5 di Dubai, the largest construction event in the Middle East....

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