In the early 1900’s, British car manufacturers were at the forefront of motor vehicle development. The Vulcan Motor company, based in Southport, England, was one such innovator that produced cars from 1902 until the late 1920s. Today, early examples of Vulcan cars are extremely rare collectors’ items. NovaCast was approached by a specialist engineering company … Read more
There are several specialist areas for which NovaCast has acquired an excellent reputation, such as in the foundry casting of valve and pump components across many industries. The depth of experience within NovaCast’s team allows it to advise on and manufacture a very wide range of cast products in many different metals. The list of casting solutions that NovaCast has delivered and the range of industries served over the years is extensive. These include the renewable energy market through the automotive and nuclear industries to shipping, commercial fishing and even computer server room components.
Contact us for advice and guidance on anything from foundry casting, component design and metallurgy to testing, machining and finishing options. On projects ranging from complex one-off castings to production requirements running into many thousands. We have the flexibility to produce castings in our UK Foundry or through an extended supply chain that delivers the benefits of lower production costs coupled with UK quality control and project management.
Case study: NovaCast engages with Xylem VA/VE programme to improve castings
Driving down costs, improving efficiency and enhancing the performance of products lies at the heart of the Value Assessment and Value Engineering (VA/VE) discipline. As one of the leading global water technology companies, Xylem has a truly international supply chain…