Engineering castings are an important and increasing percentage of the workload. Small volume runs and prototypes have become something of a speciality at our foundry, with quick turn-around times whilst maintaining the attention to detail. Prototypes can be taken from initial drawings, through pattern making and on to final production, in a timescale to suit each customer. Alternatively we are happy to cast from a customer’s existing pattern.
A small example of the range of castings we can produce.
The landscape around our workshop in the High Peak is well known for its gritstone hills, open moors and farmland. Despite its undoubted beauty, visitors these days might be surprised to know that this whole area was once a Royal Forest. Indeed, the name of our village – Chapel-en-le-Firth – roughly translates to “chapel in […]READ MORE