In many respects, the process involved in these two investment casting methods is similar. In both cases, a sacrificial pattern is made. In lost wax casting, this is made from a tooled mould and in lost foam casting, it may be made from a mould or carved from a solid block of foam material. A … 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 the business allows the NovaCast team 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.