Europe’s biggest aerospace castings facility now operational

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A castings facility capable of producing some of the biggest titanium aerospace components in the world is now operational at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC). Construction of the furnace for the AMRC Castings Group was completed

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Europe’s biggest aerospace castings facility nears completion

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A new plant capable of producing some of the biggest Titanium aerospace castings in the world is nearing completion at AMRC Castings’ facilities on the outskirts of Sheffield, England. Two large scale power supply units have been installed to deliver

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Castings experts spring into action to help keep a multi-national company running

Castings Technology International (Cti) has come to the aid of a multinational company after key component failures impacted production. The company called upon Cti to assess how quickly it might be able to make replacement components after stocks of their

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Demand for novel casting process fuelled by drive for improved performance and focus on total cost

Impellers

Increasing pressure to improve the performance of critical pumping equipment and reduce costly down time is creating opportunities for a novel method for making one of a pump’s key components. Impellers play a crucial part in a pump’s overall efficiency,

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Iron foundry expert joins Castings Technology International as a consultant

Cti Cast iron consultant Graham Jagger

A foundry expert, whose technical capabilities include producing complex components with a cast weight of up to 40 tonnes, has joined Castings Technology International.

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Tooling for the Future

Arthur Jackson & Co. Ltd., Brighouse, West Yorkshire, specialises…

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Thomas Broadbent Gets Spinning with Rapid Manufacturing Technology

Thomas Broadbent & Sons Ltd…

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Sulzer Improve Energy Efficiency in Statoil’s Sleipner Field

Sulzer’s Customer Support Services in Leeds (UK) recently won a contract for a retrofit-upgrade programme in Statoil’s Sleipner gas field based on their ability to achieve a much higher performance in a series of replacement cartridge pumps This confidence is

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SME Implants New Technology

McKenna Precision Castings was established in South Yorkshire in 1983 as a specialist manufacturer of cobalt-chrome medical implants. A highly successful company, they acquired Finecast in Maidenhead in 2001, to secure a strategic and complementary capability in precision aluminium castings,

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Peglers Tap into Rapid Manufacturing Technology

The manufacture of advanced plumbing, heating and engineering products has been the prime activity of Pegler Ltd., Doncaster, for over 100 years. Their excellent reputation has been earned through a total dedication to quality, innovation and customer service that has

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