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.
Here in the UK, metal railings, gates and balusters outside homes and other public buildings are almost always black. Scratch below the surface, however, and you’ll find most of this metalwork has a much more colourful past. Deep Blue Mid-century metalwork was typically painted to help protect it from corrosion. By the 1600s, the […]READ MORE